Fiddler On The Roof

Louise Gold featured as Yente The Matchmaker at The Menier Chocolate Factory  Between from 23 November 2018 to 9 March 2019, and at the Playhouse Theatre in London from 27 March 2019 until the 15 June 2019, when there were some cast changes

 

Cast

 Menier Chocolate Factory

Tevye, the dairyman  -Andy Nyman

Golde, his wife – Judy Kuhn

Tzeitel, their daughter – Molly Osbourne

Hodel, their daughter – Harriet Bunton

Chava, their daughter – Kirsty Maclaren

Shpintze, their daughter - Lia Cohen, or Shoshana Ezequiel, or, Valentina Theodoulou

Bielke, their daughter – Sofia Bennett, or, Lottie Casserley, or, Matilda Hopkins

Yente, the Matchmaker – Louise Gold

Motel, a Taylor – Joshua Gannon

Perchik, a Student – Stewart Clarke

Lazer Wolf, the Butcher – Dermot Canavan

Mordcha, the Innkeeper – Robert Maskell

The Rabbi – Fenton Gray

Mendel, the Rabbi’s son – Benny Maslov

The Constable / Avram – Craig Pinder

Shaindel / Fruma Sarah – Gaynor Mills

Fyedka / Wedding Guest – Matt Corner

Nava, a young mother – Ellie Mullane

Vlad / Aber, the Butcher’s assistant – James Hameed

Dmity / Yussel, the Hatmaker’s assistant – Miles Barrow

Sacha’s Woodman – Matthew Hawksley

Luca / Bagel Man – Adam Margilewski

Fiddler – Darius Luke Thompson

Other parts played by members of the company

 

Orchestra

Musical Director / Keyboard – Bogaev

Violin – Darius Luke Thompson

Cello – Nathalie Rozario

Accordion – Ian Watson

Clarinet/Flute – Bernie Lafontaine

Trumpet – Tom Harrison

Trombone – Adam Crighton

Percussion – James Hulme

 

Understudies

Tevye – Robert Maskell

Golde/Yente – Gaynor Mills

Tzeitel . Hodel / Chava / Fruma Sarah – Ellie Mullane

Motel / Perchik – James Hameed

Fyedka – Matthew Hawksley

Lazer Wolf – Craig Pinder

Mordcha / Constable / Rabbi – Adam Margilewski

Mendel – Miles Barrow

 

Playhouse Theatre - London  - Until 15 June 2019

Fiddler – Darius Luke Thompson

Tevye  -Andy Nyman

Golde – Judy Kuhn

Tzeitel – Molly Osbourne

Hodel  – Harriet Bunton

Chava  – Nicola Brown

Shpintze  - Elena Cervesi, or, Lia Cohen, or Shoshana Ezequiel, or, Valentina Theodoulou

Bielke  – Sofia Bennett, or, Lottie Casserley, or, Talia Etherington, or, Isabella Foat

Yente, the Matchmaker – Louise Gold

Motel, a Taylor – Joshua Gannon

Perchik, a Student – Stewart Clarke

Lazer Wolf, the Butcher – Dermot Canavan

Mordcha, the Innkeeper – Robert Maskell

The Rabbi – Fenton Gray

Mendel, the Rabbi’s son – Benny Maslov

The Constable / Avram – Craig Pinder

Shaindel / Fruma Sarah – Gaynor Mills

Fyedka / Wedding Guest – Mathew Hawksley

Nava, a young mother – Ellie Mullane

Vlad / Elijah, the Butcher’s assistant – James Hameed

Luca / Yussel, the Hatmaker’s assistant – Miles Barrow

Sacha’ / Noah , Woodman – Philip Bertioli

Boris / Yudal, Bagel Man – Adam Margilewski

Herach , the baker – Adam Linsted

Miriam, a mother – Tania Newton

Asher, her son – Ed Wade

Frayda, her daughter – Robyn McIntyre

Other parts played by members of the company

 

Orchestra

Musical Director / Keyboard – Bogaev

Violin – Darius Luke Thompson

Cello – Nathalie Rozario

Accordion – Ian Watson

Clarinet/Flute – Bernie Lafontaine

Trumpet – Tom Harrison

Trombone – Adam Crighton

Percussion – James Hulme

 

Understudies

Tevye – Robert Maskell, Craig Pinder

Golde/Yente – Gaynor Mills, Tania Newton

Tzeitel . Hodel / Chava / Fruma Sarah – Robyn McIntyre, Ellie Mullane

Motel / Perchik – James Hameed, Ed Wade

Fyedka – Philip Bertoli, Ed Wade

Lazer Wolf – Adam Linstead, Craig Pinder

Mordcha / Constable / Rabbi – Adam Linstead, Adam Margilewski

Fruma Sarah – Ellie Mullane, Tania Newton

Mendel – Miles Barrow, Philip Bertoli

 

 

Production Team

 Menier Chocolate Factory

 

 

Playhouse Theatre - London 

 

 

On the 17 June 2019, when the show’s West End transfer had an extension, there were cast changes to Fiddler on The Roof. Maria Friedman replaced Judy Kuhn as Golde and Anita Dobson replaced Louise Gold as Yente.

For a review of the production at the Menier please click here.

For a review of the production at London’s Playhouse Theatre, in the West End, please click here.

Benny Maslov and Louise Gold had previously appeared together in One Touch of Venus (2000 production).

Craig Pinder and Louise Gold had previously appeared in the same cast of Mamma Mia.

 

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