Casting for The SpongeBob Musical in London has been announced! The show will be playing at Southbank Centre’s Queen Elizabeth Hall from 26 July-26 August.
The cast for the London run of The SpongeBob musical will be Lewis Cornay (he/him) as SpongeBob, Irfan Damani (he/him) as Patrick, Chrissie Bhima (she/her) as Sandy, Richard J Hunt (he/him) as Mr Krabs, Sarah Freer (she/her) as Pearl, Eloise Davies (she/her) as Mrs Puff, Hannah Lowther (she/her) as Karen and Rebecca Lisewski (she/her) as Mayor.
They are joined by Sam Beveridge (he/him), Farirayi Garaba (she/her), Jeremiah Olaleye (he/him), Eleanor Turiansky (she/her), Rhys Batten (he/him) and Reece Kerridge (he/him) and Theo Reece (he/him). They are joined by the band Beveridge, Olaleye and Turiansky.
Divina de Campo (they/she/he) will take on the role of Plankton with Gareth Gates (he/him) and Tom Read Wilson (he/him) alternating the role of Squidward. It is set to play from 26 July to 26 August. Read Wilson will perform on 3, 5, 6, 12, 13, 18, 19 and 20 August, while Gates will appear from 26 to 30 July, and 23 to 27 August.
The Spongebob Musical is directed by Tara Overfield Wilkinson (she/her), with choreography by Fabian Aloise (he/him), design by Steve Howell (he/him), musical supervision by Mark Crossland (he/him), musical direction by Marcus Carter-Adams (he/him), costumes by Sarah Mercade (she/her), lighting and video design by Ben Bull (he/him), sound by Ben Harrison (he/him), and casting by Harry Blumenau.