Daddy Long Legs UK

Music and Lyrics by Paul Gordon / Book by John Caird
Based on the Classic Novel by Jean Webster


This production was a transfer of the Rubicon Theatre, Ventura production that has been touring all over the US since it opened in October 2009.

It opened for a limited run at the new St James Theatre in London on 7th November 2012 after nine preview performances, closing on the 8th December.

The show was produced by St James Theatre productions in association with Rubicon Theatre Company, Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, the Gem Theatre, Northlight Theatre, Skylight Music Theatre, Theatreworks, David Elzer & Executive Producer Michael Jackowitz.


Creative Team

Director – John Caird
Set and Costumes – David Farley
Lighting – Paul Toben
Sound – Andrew Bruce
Orchestrations – Brad Haak and Paul Gordon
Musical Supervision – Brad Haak

Additional Musical Arrangements – Laura Bergquist
Musical Director – Caroline Humphris
Associate Lighting Designer – Cory Pattak
Props Supervisor – Theresa Scarano
Casting – Tara Rubin Casting
Company Stage Manager – Matt Salisbury
Deputy Stage Manager – John Pemberton
UK Production Manager – Nick Butler
Sound Operator – Veronique Haddesley
Lighting Board Operator – Pete Butler
Wardrobe Mistress – Gemma Cardinali



Jerusha Abbot – Megan McGinnis
Jervis Pendleton – Robert Adelman Hancock


Violin - Laura Stanford
Cello – Jessica Cox
Guitars – Danny Short
Bass Guitar – Mat Elliot
Drums/Percussion – Hugh Wilkinson

Conducted from the keyboard by Caroline Humphris