Cast announced for Emilia.William Shakespeare. Kit Marlowe….

Cast announced for Emilia.

William Shakespeare. Kit Marlowe. Emilia Bassano?

In 1611 Emilia Bassano penned a volume of radical, feminist and subversive poetry. It was also the first published collection of poetry written by a woman in England.  

Nicole Charles directs the world premiere of Morgan Lloyd Malcolm’s new play that reveals the life of Emilia: poet, mother and feminist. Opens 10 August.

Nadia Albina will play Lady Katherine 
Anna Andresen will play Mary Sidney 
Shiloh Coke will play Lady Anne Clifford
Leah Harvey will play Emilia 1
Jenni Maitland will play Countess of Kent 
Clare Perkins will play Emilia 3 
Carolyn Pickles will play Lord Henry Carey 
Vinette Robinson will play Emilia 2 
Sophie Russell will play Lord Thomas Howard
Sarah Seggari will play Lady Cordelia 
Sophie Stone will play Lady Margaret Clifford 
Charity Wakefield will play William Shakespeare 
Amanda Wilkin will play Alphonso Lanier

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