Tobias Menzies and Keira Knightley
(© Johan Persson)
Tobias Menzies and Keira Knightley
(© Johan Persson)
Rehearsal images for the star-studded London revival of Lillian Hellman's The Children's Hour have been released. Ian Rickson is directing the production, which is currently in previews at the West End's Comedy Theatre, with a press opening scheduled for February 9.

Hellman's play focuses on the events that transpire after a troubled teenager starts to spin a web of deceit about two teachers at an all-girls boarding school.

The company features Lisa Backwell (Evelyn Munn), Isabella Brazier-Jones (Helen Burton), Ellen Burstyn (Mrs Amelia Tilford), Poppy Carter (Janet), Marama Corlett (Lois Fisher), Nancy Crane (Agatha), Amy Dawson (Rosalie Wells), Isabel Ellison (Catherine), Bryony Hannah (Mary Tilford), Carol Kane (Mrs Lily Mortar), Keira Knightley (Karen Wright), Tobias Menzies (Doctor Joseph Cardin), Elisabeth Moss (Martha Dobie), Nathan Nolan (Grocery Boy) and Eve Ponsonby (Peggy Rogers).

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Keira Knightley, Ellen Burstyn, Elisabeth Moss, and Carol Kane
(© Johan Persson)
Keira Knightley, Ellen Burstyn, Elisabeth Moss, and Carol Kane
(© Johan Persson)