24 September 2011 - 18 February 2012

Duke of York's Theatre

Cast

Stuart Sutcliffe: Nick Blood

John Lennon: Andrew Knott

Astrid Kirchherr: Ruta Gedmintas

Paul McCartney: Daniel Healy

George Harrison: Will Payne

Pete Best: Oliver Bennett


Rosa / Ensemble: Rosy Benjamin

Bruno Koschmider / Ensemble: Edward Clarke

Ensemble: Joanne Dochery

Ensemble: Josie Dunn

Ensemble: Sam Ford

Burt Kaempfurt / Ensemble: Ben Fox

Brian Epstein / Ensemble: Mark Hammersley

Klaus Voorman / Ensemble: Dominic Rouse

Ensemble: Louise Shuttleworth

Ringo / Tony Sheridan / Ensemble: Adam Sopp

Ensemble: Charles Swift

George Martin / Paolozzi / Ensemble: James Wallace

Backbeat

by Ian Softley and Stephen Jeffreys

Director: David Leveaux

Designer: Andrew D Edwards

Lighting Designers: Howard Harrison and David Holmes

Sound Designer: Ed Clarke

Projection Designers: Timothy Bird and Nina Dunn

Musical Supervisor and Composer: Paul Stacey

Movement Director: Nikki Woollaston

Costume Supervisor: Karen Short

Wig Supervisor: Linda McKnight

Production Managers: Stuart Crosbie and Simon Marlow

Company Manager: Roger Collins

Stage Manager: Judith Cound

Deputy Stage Manager: Rebecca Maltby

Assistant Stage Managers: Georgia Bird, Nicola Chisholm, Becky Hartnett

Guitar Tech: Mark Browning / Steve Hackett

Sound No.1: Tom Aspley

Sound No.2: Amanda Davies

Prop Supervisors: Jonathan Hall & Chris Marcus

Head of Wardrobe: Tim Gradwell

Wig Assistant: Bianca Jules

Assistant Director: Jason Lawson

General Manager: Peter Wilkins

Producer: Karl Sydow


Andrew Knott and Daniel Healy

Nick Blood and Ruta Gedmintas


Ruta Gedmintas and Nick Blood

Nick Blood and Ruta Gedmintas


Photographs by Nobby Clark