Waters, Dallimore to lead Addams Family cast

Addams Family launch
A snapshot from the Addams Family Launch, Sydney

After many months of rumours and speculation, the Australian Addams Family cast have been officially announced this morning at a special media launch in Sydney.

Seven members of the principal cast are now confirmed, including John Waters and Chloe Dallimore who will lead the company as Gomez and Morticia Addams.

Also starring in the production will be Russell Dykstra as Fester Addams, Teagan Wouters as Wednesday Addams, Ben Hudson as Lurch, Meredith O’Reilly as Grandma Addams and Liam Faulkner-Dimond as Pugsley Addams.

The production will play at the Capitol Theatre, Sydney from 9 March 2013 presented by Rodney Rigby (Jersey Boys, Rock of Ages) and his co-producers with the support of Destination New South Wales.

No tour has been announced at this stage.

AussieTheatre’s David Allen attended the launch and will publish a full feature on the event tomorrow. 

Check out the brand new AddamsFamilyMusical website for more information, images and ticketing options.

Erin James

Erin James is AussieTheatre.com's former Editor in Chief and a performer on both stage and screen. Credits include My Fair Lady, South Pacific and The King and I (Opera Australia), Love Never Dies and Cats (Really Useful Group), Blood Brothers (Enda Markey Presents), A Place To Call Home (Foxtel/Channel 7) and the feature film The Little Death (written and directed by Josh Lawson).

Erin James

One thought on “Waters, Dallimore to lead Addams Family cast

  • 2013, Brisbane will have DRIVING MISS DAISY, Sydney will have LEGALLY BLOND & THE ADDAMS FAMILY and Melbourne will have KING KONG (exclusive only to Melbourne) and WAGNER FULL RING CYCLE OPERA( Sydney opera house stage to small, so it will be only performed in Melbourne), now all 3 cities have their major events for 2013.


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