Full casting announced for Richard II


We announce the full cast that will be joining David Tennant in our new production, directed by Gregory Doran.

The production opens in October and will be screened around the world on 13 November 2013, as part of Live from Stratford-upon-Avon, our collaboration with Picturehouse Entertainment.

In the cast for Richard II are: Elliot Barnes-Worrell (Groom), Antony Byrne (Mowbray), Sean Chapman (Northumberland), Oliver Ford Davies (Duke of York), Marty Cruickshank (Duchess of York), Gracy Goldman (Lady in Waiting), Marcus Griffiths (Greene), Emma Hamilton (The Queen), Jim Hooper (Bishop of Carlisle), Youssef Kerkour (Willoughby), Jane Lapotaire (Duchess of Gloucester), Nigel Lindsay (Bolingbroke), Jake Mann (Bagot), Sam Marks (Bushy), Miranda Nolan (Lady in Waiting), Keith Osborn (Scroop), Michael Pennington (John of Gaunt), Joshua Richards (Ross/Lord Marshall), Oliver Rix (Aumerle), David Tennant (Richard II), Simon Thorp (Salisbury) and Edmund Wiseman (Harry Percy).

Richard II plays in the Royal Shakespeare Theatre in Stratford-upon-Avon from 10 October until 16 November before transferring into the Barbican Theatre London from 9 December to 25 January. For cinema listings and booking visit http://onscreen.rsc.org.uk/ to sign up for updates.

Photo: Jane Lapotaire will play the Duchess of Gloucester.

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