Full casting is announced by Jamie Wilson, Paul Elliott, Duncan C Weldon and Matthew Mitchell for the World Premiere of Robin Cousins’ Ice. The national tour opens at Southampton Mayflower Theatre on Thursday 16 January 2014, ahead of a planned world tour.
Robin Cousins, Olympic champion and Head Judge on ITV’s Dancing on Ice, has hand-picked the greatest ice skaters from around the globe, promising a spectacular skating performance like never seen before. The line-up includes a diverse selection of world-class soloists and pair skaters who are the very best in the business, having between them won countless Olympic and national medals, performed principal rôles in the world’s biggest ice dance shows and delighted audiences in ITV’s “Dancing on Ice”.
Robin Cousin’s Ice is directed and choreographed by Robin Cousins with set and costume design by David Shields, musical supervision by Maurice Luttikhuis, lighting by Tim Mitchell and sound design by Gareth Owen.
The cast comprises: Annie Aggeler (USA), Lisa Brewin (UK), Vaughn Chipeur (Canada), Natalie Cunningham (UK), Kate Endriulaitis (Australia), Adam Jukes (UK), Eriq Lyons (Canada), Brandee Malto (USA), Lisa Mocchizuki (Japan), Oscar Peter (Switzerland), Philippe Poirier (Canada), Neill Shelton (USA), Michael Solonoski (USA) and Jenna Smith (USA).
Robin Cousins said: “I am excited to have hand picked such a great international cast of performers. Many are friends who I have worked with before, and I know they will bring something unique to the creation of this show.”