Category: casting

Cast announced for Love’s Labour’s Lost.Shakespeare’s rarely…


Dharmesh Patel


Kirsty Woodward


Paul Stocker


Jade Williams


Tom Kanji


Leaphia Darko


Charlotte Mills


Jos Vantyler

Cast announced for Love’s Labour’s Lost.

Shakespeare’s rarely performed play, Love’s Labour’s Lost, opens in the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse later this summer. 

Dharmesh Patel will play Berowne.

Kirsty Woodward is Princess of France.

 

Paul Stocker will play King of Navarre.

Jade Williams is Rosaline.

Tom Kanji will play Dumaine.

Leaphia Darko will play Katherine.

Charlotte Mills is Boyet.

Jos Vantyler is Don Armado.

Love’s Labour’s Lost opens 23 August 2018.

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

Find out more about Emilia

Cast announced for OthelloWe are delighted to announce the full…


Sheila Atim, Catherine Bailey and William Chubb


Steffan Donnelly, André Holland and Micah Loubon


Ira Mandela Siobhan, Aaron Pierre and Mark Rylance


Clemmie Sveaas, Badria Timimi and Jessica Warbeck

Cast announced for Othello

We are delighted to announce the full casting for this summer’s Othello, opening Friday 20 July in the Globe Theatre. 

Sheila Atim will play Emilia.

Catherine Bailey will play Bianca and Doge of Venice.

William Chubb will play Brabantio and Montano.

Steffan Donnelly will play Roderigo

André Holland will play Othello.

Micah Loubon is Chorus.

Ira Mandela Siobhan also joins as Chorus.

Aaron Pierre will play Cassio.

Mark Rylance will play Iago.

Clemmie Sveaas is Chorus.

Badria Timimi will play Lodovica.

Jessica Warbeck will play Desdemona. 

Cast announced for OthelloWe are delighted to announce the full…


Sheila Atim, Catherine Bailey and William Chubb


Steffan Donnelly, André Holland and Micah Loubon


Ira Mandela Siobhan, Aaron Pierre and Mark Rylance


Clemmie Sveaas, Badria Timimi and Jessica Warbeck

Cast announced for Othello

We are delighted to announce the full casting for this summer’s Othello, opening Friday 20 July in the Globe Theatre. 

Sheila Atim will play Emilia.

Catherine Bailey will play Bianca and Doge of Venice.

William Chubb will play Brabantio and Montano.

Steffan Donnelly will play Roderigo

André Holland will play Othello.

Micah Loubon is Chorus.

Ira Mandela Siobhan also joins as Chorus.

Aaron Pierre will play Cassio.

Mark Rylance will play Iago.

Clemmie Sveaas is Chorus.

Badria Timimi will play Lodovica.

Jessica Warbeck will play Desdemona. 

The Winter’s Tale cast announced Blanche McIntyre (The Comedy of…


Adrian Bower and Annette Badland


Becci Gemmell and Howard Ward


Luke MacGregor and Jordan Metcalfe


Zora Bishop


Sirine Saba


Will Keen


Oliver Ryan and Norah Lopez-Holden


Priyanga Burford and Rose Wardlaw

The Winter’s Tale cast announced 

Blanche McIntyre (The Comedy of Errors and As You Like It at the Globe in 2014 and 2015) directs The Winter’s Tale; Shakespeare’s great play of the irrational and inexplicable, opening on 22 June.

Here are the actors bringing the play to life:

Annette Badland will play Old Shepherd
Zora Bishop is Emilia
Adrian Bower is Camillo
Priyanga Burford is Hermione
Becci Gemmell is Autolycus
Will Keen will play Leontes
Norah Lopez-Holden will play Perdita
Luke MacGregor is Florizel
Jordan Metcalfe will play Young Shepherd
Oliver Ryan is Polixenes
Sirine Saba will play Paulina
Howard Ward is Antigonus
Rose Wardlaw will play Mamillius/Time

Find out more about The Winter’s Tale

Casting for Two Noble Kinsmen announcedHow long is forever? When…


Matt Henry


Kat Rose-Martin and Paul Stocker


Moyo Akandé and Jude Akuwudike


Bryan Dick and Jos Vantyler

Casting for Two Noble Kinsmen announced

How long is forever? When the imprisoned Palamon and Arcite vow eternal friendship, they don’t expect that anything will come between them. But then from their cell window they see the beautiful Emilia, and their priorities take a sudden and violent turn. In this late romance, Fletcher and Shakespeare examine love in all its fluid and complex forms.

Moyo Akandé – Hippolyta
Jude Akuwudike – Theseus  
Andy Cryer – Jailer 
Sue Devaney – First Queen  
Bryan Dick –  Arcite  
Matt Henry –  Pirithous  
Melissa James – Second Queen 
Francesca Mills –  Jailer’s Daughter  
Kat Rose-Martin – Third Queen 
Paul Stocker  –  Palamon  
Ellora Torchia –  Emilia  
Jon Trenchard – Wooer
Jos Vantyler – Schoolmaster 

Find out more about Two Noble Kinsmen

Casting for Hamlet and As You Like It Announced It’s the…


Catrin Aaron and James Garnon


Colin Hurley and Bettrys Jones


Richard Katz and Jack Laskey


Nadia Nadarajah and Pearce Quigley


Shubham Saraf and Helen Schlesinger


Michelle Terry and Tanika Yearwood

Casting for Hamlet and As You Like It Announced 

It’s the news you’ve long been waiting for. We are thrilled to announce who is playing who in Hamlet and As You Like It, the opening shows of Michelle Terry’s first season as Artistic Director.  

Find out more about Hamlet and As You Like It. 

Catrin Aaron plays Horatio in Hamlet and Phoebe in As You Like It.

James Garnon plays Claudius in Hamlet and Audrey in As You Like It.

Colin Hurley plays the Ghost in Hamlet and Touchstone in As You Like It.

Bettrys Jones plays Laertes in Hamlet and Orlando in As You Like It.

Richard Katz plays Polonius in Hamlet and Silvius in As You Like It.

Jack Laskey plays Fortinbras and others in Hamlet and Rosalind in As You Like It.

Nadia Nadarajah plays Guildenstern in Hamlet and Celia in As You Like It.

Pearce Quigley plays Rosencrantz in Hamlet and Jaques in As You Like It.

Shubham Saraf plays Ophelia in Hamlet and Oliver in As You Like It.

Helen Schlesinger plays Gertrude in Hamlet and Duke Frederick in As You Like It.

Michelle Terry plays the title role in Hamlet and Adam in As You Like It.

Tanika Yearwood plays Marcellus in Hamlet and Amiens in As You Like It.