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Nickname

Lucy Casson

Email Address

lucycassoncasting@gmail.com

Company Name

Lucy Casson Casting

Job Title

Casting Director and Casting Associate

Mobile Number

044 (0)7951 169944

Twitter

@lucycassoncasts

Skype

Lucy Casson

Biography

Lucy Casson was born in Yorkshire and began her casting career as one of the Resident Casting Directors at the Finborough Theatre. She spent 9 months as Casting Assistant at the Royal Shakespeare Company assisting on various projects including A Midsummer Night’s Dream: A Play for the Nation; The Merchant of Venice and Othello. Casting Directors that she has regularly worked with include James Orange, Jenny Duffy and Anne McNulty with whom she assisted on A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Henry V for Michael Grandage Company. In a previous life she was a professional dancer and worked with English National Ballet, Susan Stroman, Rob Ashford and Peter Darling.

Notable Projects

Theatre – Gabriel by Moira Buffin i/No. 1 UK Tour – Casting Director Theatre – To Dream Again Theatr Clwyd – Casting Director Theatre – El Train: Three One Act Plays by Eugene O’Neill, Hoxton Hall – Casting Director Theatre – Cornelius by J B Priestly FInborough/Brits Off Broadway – Casting Director Theatre – On The Town, Regents Park Open Air Theatre – Assistant Casting Director Theatre – An American in Paris, West End – Casting Associate Theatre – The Addams Family, No. 1 UK Tour – Casting Associate Theatre – A Midsummer Night’s Dream: A Play for the Nation, RSC – Casting Assistant TV – Murdered by my Father, BBC – Casting Assistant TV – X Company S2 & 3 – UK Casting Assistant

Specialisations

Theatre, Musical Theatre, TV

Office Location

London

Geographical Experience

UK, Northern Europe, North America, Eastern Europe

Membership Type

Probationary Member