Project Description

The Female of the Species (West End of London)

Associate Producer for THE FEMALE OF THE SPECIES, a comedy by Joanna Murray-Smith, which opened at the Vaudeville Theatre on London’s West End on July 16, 2008 and closed on October 4, 2008, with a run of 93 performances and 6 paid previews (previews began on July 10, 2008).

Produced by Gotham Productions and Presented by Nimax Theatres

Written by Joanna Murray-Smith; Produced by David Richenthal & Mary Beth O’Connor, in association with Nica Burns & Max Weitzenhoffer; Associate Produced by Toby Simkin; Directed by Roger Michell; Fight Direction by Terry King; Set Design by Mark Thompson; Costume Design by Mark Thompson; Lighting Design by James Whiteside and Sound Design by Matt Mckenzie.

STARRING Eileen Atkins (Margot Mason); Anna Maxwell Martin (Molly Rivers); Sophie Thompson (Tess Thornton); Con O’Neill (Frank); Paul Chahidi (Bryan Thornton) and Sam Kelly (Theo Reynolds); WITH Katherine Stark (understudy for Margot Mason); Melissa Woodbridge (understudy for Molly Rivers / Tess Thornton); Matt Addis (understudy for Bryan Thornton /Frank); Peter Yapp (understudy for Theo Reynolds);

Resident Director: David Salter; Casting by Joyce Nettles; Casting Assistant: Vivienne Storry; Production Manager: Stewart Crosbie & Simon Marlow; Deputy Staged Managed by Blair Halliday and Assistant Stage Managed by Olivia Kerslake.

General Managed by Cole Kitchenn; Company Managed by Andy Ralph; Production Administrator: Jon Bath; Press Representative: Janine Shalom / Premere PR; Press Assistant: Nicki Plowman, Emma Holland; & Esther Beaumont; Global Marketing Online by Toby Simkin; Marketing by Guy Chapman & Christine Pillainayagam; Marketing by Target Live; Promotions by