2002 National Theatre London
Director Trevor Nunn followed up his award-winning production of Oklahoma! with a re-envisioned version of South Pacific at the National Theatre’s Olivier Theatre. The cast included Lauren Kennedy as Ensign Nellie Forbush and Philip Quast, who won a Laurence Oliver Award for his performance as Emile de Becque.
Featuring Lauren Kennedy, Philip Quast, Sheila Francisco, Nick Holder and Elaine Tan, the recording of the National Theatre’s 2002 Trevor Nunn production was released on First Night Records. Stephen Brooker served as musical director.