Eastender for South Pacific role

Eastenders actress Samantha Womack will star in the Lincoln Center production of South Pacific when it has its European premiere at the Barbican this summer.

Womack will star opposite Paulo Szot in Bartlett Sher’s award-winning production, alongside a cast of 40 and a 25-strong orchestra.
Set on a tropical island during World War II, South Pacific tells the romantic story of two couples,threatened by the realities of war and by their own prejudices.
The production will run for a limited seven-week season from 15th August to 1st October.
A nationwide tour will follow,opening at Milton Keynes Theatre on 12th October.
South Pacific will play at the Barbican between 15th August and 1st October.
Groups of 10 or more receive a 20% discount.