Cast and Creatives

Jonathan Broadbent
Dromio of Syracuse Jonathan Broadbent

Previous RSC roles include: Love For Love; Queen Anne; Twelfth Night; The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe; The Tempest

Theatre includes: Henry VI Parts 1, 2 & 3; Richard III; Henry IV Parts 1 & 2; Henry V (Shakespeare's Globe); The Double Dealer, Humble Boy, The Story of VascoStrange Orchestra (Orange Tree); The Wizard of Oz (Sheffield Crucible); The Norman Conquests (Chichester Festival Theatre); My Night With Reg (Apollo Theatre/Donmar Warehouse); Grand Guignol (Southwark Playhouse); Hamlet (Rose Theatre); Peter Pan, Damned by Despair (National Theatre); A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Manchester Royal Exchange/Stafford Castle Festival); Ghost Stories (West End); She Stoops to Conquer (Birmingham Rep); Chekhov in Hell (Soho Theatre); The Dumb Waiter, The Turn of the Screw, Master Harold and the Boys (Bristol Old Vic); The Secret Garden (Tobacco Factory); The Mill on the Floss (Nottingham Playhouse); The Three Birds (Gate)

Television includes: The Crown, Father Brown, Silent Witness, EastEnders, Gimme Gimme Gimme, Cold War, Alice in Wonderland

Film includes: The Magic Flute, As You Like It

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Dr Pinch Alfred Clay

This is Alfred's RSC debut season

Trained: Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts

Theatre (whilst training) includes: Boy, Gravel Heart, After The Fall, Live Like Pigs, Pomona, Love’s Labour’s Lost, Loveclots (Mountview); Two Cities (Criterion Theatre)

Film and television includes: Industry, London Unplugged

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Antipholus of Ephesus Justin Edwards

This is Justin's RSC debut season

Trained: Mountview Academy Of Theatre Arts

Theatre includes: The Ferryman (Gielgud Theatre/ Bernard B Jacobs Theatre); The Rivals (Arcola); Twitstorm (Park Theatre); The Opinion Makers (Colchester Mercury); I Killed Rasputin (George Square, Edinburgh); Art (Holders Festival, Barbados); Jeremy Lion Goes Green (Pleasance, Edinburgh); The Comedy of Errors (Rude Mechanical); Jeremy Lion for Your Entertainment (Menier Chocolate Factory); The Consultants (Edinburgh 2002/3/4)

Film includes: 1917, Yesterday, The Death of Stalin, The Man Who Invented Christmas, Love & Friendship, Paddington, The Duchess, Thor 2, The Decameron, The Riot Club

Television includes: The Thick Of It, Veep, There She Goes, Cradle to Grave, In and Out of the Kitchen, Puppy Love, Endeavour, The Hollow Crown, Harry & Paul’s History of the 2’s, W1A, Father Brown, The Suspicions of Mr Whicher, It’s Kevin, Skins, Black Mirror, The Trip, Zapped, Secret Diary of a Call Girl, Hey Hey We’re The Monks, Perrin, The Old Guys, Ruddy Hell It’s Harry & Paul, Fast and Loose, Still Open All Hours, Sorry I’ve Got No Head, May Contain Nuts, Love Soup, Respectable, Absolute Power, The Robinsons, Black Books

Radio includes: In and Out of the Kitchen,  Where this Service Will Terminate, Agendum, Kevin Eldon Will See You Now, Mrs Sidhu Investigates, Chatshow Roulette, The News Quiz, Newsjack, Cabin Pressure,The Odd Half Hour, Double Science, The Consultants

Andrew French
Duke Solinus Andrew French

Previous RSC includes: Julius Caesar, Romeo and Juliet

Theatre includes: Two Trains Running (UK tour); While We're Here, I Like Mine with a Kiss (Bush Theatre); This Flesh of Mine/When Nobody Returns (Border Crossings); The Iphegenia Quartet (The Gate); Bully Boy (Mercury Theatre Colchester); Boi Boi is Dead, Refugee Boy (West Yorkshire Playhouse); The Initiate/Our Teacher is a Troll (Roundabout Season, Paines Plough); Measure for Measure (Almeida Theatre); Monster (Royal Exchange Manchester); As You Like It (Wyndhams Theatre London); Reference to Salvador Dali... (Arcola/Young Vic London); The Taming of the Shrew, The Tempest (Nottingham Playhouse); The Merchant of Venice, Troilus and Cressida (Royal National Theatre); The Merchant of Venice, The Honest Whore (Shakespeare Globe Theatre); Things Fall Apart (West Yorkshire/Royal Court Theatre); The Tempest (Shared Experience)

Television includes: A Very English Scandal; Marvin Can't Fail; Capital; EastEnders; Holby City; Doctors; Perfect Parents; Primeval; Soundproof, Blast!; The Bill; Trust; In Deep; A Touch of Frost; Casualty; Family Affairs; Burnside; Tough Love

Film includes: Artificial Horizon, Breaking the Bank, Song for Marion, Assassination Games, Exorcist: The Beginning, Exorcist: Dominion, The Merchant of Venice, Doctor Sleep, Tailor of Panama

Radio includes: Doctor Who: Original Sin; The Mother Of...; The Last Supper

 

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Second Merchant William Grint

This is William's RSC debut season

Trained: Deafinitely Youth Theatre

Theatre includes: The Process (The Bunker Theatre); 4.48 Psychosis (Diorama
Theatre and Tour); Sirens, You've Got Dragons (UK Tour); The Who’s Tommy (Theatre Royal, Stratford East & UK Tour); Imogen (Shakespeare's Globe); Moonbird (Pleasance Theatre, London); Blackout (Tricycle Theatre); A Midsummer Night's Dream (New
Diorama); The Ritual, The Beauty Manifesto (Soho Theatre)

Television includes: This Country, Casualty

William also won the Best Actor award for Strangers at Clin D'Oeil International Festival for
Deaf Culture in 2013. 

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Dromio of Ephesus Greg Haiste

This is Greg's RSC debut season

Trained: RSAMD (now Royal Conservatoire of Scotland)

Theatre includes: Baskerville (Ambassador Theatre Group); Quiz (Chichester and West End); Nell Gwynn (Globe and West End); Richard II (Globe); 39 Steps (West End); Peter and the Starcatcher, A Christmas Carol (Royal and Derngate); Lysistrata, (Rose Theatre, Kingston); How to Make it Huge (Edinburgh Fringe); Relatively Speaking, Black Comedy, The Bowmans (Watermill, Newbury); Love’s Labour’s Lost (Peter Hall Company/ Rose Theatre); The Play What I Wrote, The Missionary's Postion (National Tour); Low Pay, Don't Pay (Salisbury Playhouse); The Lady in the Van, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead, Hamlet, The Accrington Pals (West Yorkshire Playhouse); The Madness of George III (Birmingham Rep / West Yorkshire Playhouse); The Tempest (Southwark Playhouse); Henry IV (Orange Tree Theatre); Away and Europe (Traverse, Edinburgh); Services (Gate Theatre, London); A Midsummer Night’s Dream (English Shakespeare Company)

Television includes: Pennyworth; Timewasters; Home Fires; True Crimes; See How They Run; Heartbeat; Jane Hall; Emmerdale; Touch Me, I’m Karen Taylor

Film includes: The Current War, The Time of Our Lives, Starfish

Radio includes: Writers' Guild Award winning Radio 4 comedy Fags, Mags and Bags

  

 

 

 

 

 

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Luce Avita Jay

This is Avita's RSC debut season

Theatre includes: Lovely Bones (Birmingham Rep); Billionaire Boy (NST Theatre/UK Tour); The Secret Garden (York Theatre Royal);  The Jungle Book, Bring on the Bollywood, The Merry Wives of Windsor (National Tour); Bottled Up (Lyric Hammersmith); We’re Stuck (Shoreditch Town Hall & National Tour); Rapunzel (Park Theatre); Pioneer (Sheffield Crucible & Tour); Warde Street (Park Theatre); Unsung (Wilton’s Music Hall); Sunday Morning at the Centre of the World (Southwark Playhouse)

Television includes: Emmerdale, Silent WitnessCoronation Street, Down Under Crew, L8R

Film includes: The Rezort; London, Paris, New York; Twenty8K

Other work: Milky Peaks (Workshop at The National Theatre & Theatr Clwyd); Octopus (Rehearsed Reading at The Arcola)

Avita also narrates audiobooks for Audible and works for the charity InterAct Stroke Support.

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Egeon Cornell S. John

This is Cornell's RSC debut season

Theatre includes: The Rubenstein Kiss (Nottingham Playhouse); But I Cd Only Whisper (Arcola Theatre); Waiting For Godot (West Yorkshire Playhouse); The Meeting (Pleasance Theatre/UK tour); Slaves (Theatre 503); Catalysta (Oval House Theatre); You Don’t Kiss (Stratford Circus); The Messiah (Riverside); Leave To Remain, Brother To Brother (Lyric Hammersmith); Romeo and Juliet (Belgrade Theatre); Dutchman (Café Theatre Dublin)

Television includes: Gangs of London, Victoria, Roadkill, EastEnders, Waterloo Road, Inside Men, Top Boy, Five Days 2, Casualty, Doctors, Holby City, ‘Orrible, No Signal, Lenny Henry In Pieces, Maisie Raine, Revolver, The Knock, Thief Takers

Film includes: His House, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, Captain America: Civil War, Brotherhood, Adulthood, Jack The Giant Slayer, Dreams of a Life, The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian, Kidulthood, Anuvahood, Hush Your Mouth, Rottweiler

Miles Jupp
Antipholus of Syracuse Miles Jupp

This is Miles' RSC debut season

Theatre includes: The Life I Lead, Neville's Island (West End); Rules for Living, People (National Theatre); A Day in the Death of Joe Egg (Glasgow Citizens)

Television includes: Rev, The Thick of It, A Young Doctor's NotebookStewart Lee's Comedy Vehicle, Gary: Tank Commander, Watership Down, The Durrells, Howard's End, The Crown, Bad Move

Writing includes: Egg and SoldiersFibber in the Heat

Film includes: Journey's End, The Man who Invented ChristmasRosewaterThe Look of Love, The Monuments Men, Greed, Misbehaviour

Last summer, Miles stepped down after four years as host of BBC Radio 4’s flagship comedy show The News Quiz.

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Aemilia Zoe Lambert

This is Zoe's RSC debut season

Theatre includes: Twist of Lemon, Rattle and Roll, Swags and Tails, Sugar (Open Clasp); Tales from the Backyard, Tyne, Personal Belongings, Cabaret, Rendezvous (Live Theatre Co.); Tyne 2 (Theatre Royal Newcastle); Wind in the Willows, Threepenny Opera, The Wizard of Oz, The Gamblers (Northern Stage); Walter, Suffragette Plays (Alphabetti Theatre); Talking Heads, A Bed among the Lentils (Durham Gala); The Duke in the Cupboard, Tyne 2 (The Customs House); The Bells, The Comedy of Errors, Sweet William, When We are Married (Northern Broadsides); The Twits, The Firebird, The BFG (Bolton Octagon); The Jewel Bird (West Yorkshire Playhouse)

Television and Film includes: Emmerdale, The Royal, Tracy Beaker Returns, School for Seduction, Sugar

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Luciana Georgia Landers

This is Georgia's RSC debut season

Theatre includes: A Woman of No Importance (UK Tour); Anna, Antony & Cleopatra (National Theatre); Balm in Gilead, HeronsGreat ExpectationsAugust (Guildhall School of Music and Drama)

Television includes: Press, The Looming Tower

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Courtesan Mogali Masuku

This is Mogali's RSC debut season

Trained: Central Speech School of Speech & Drama

Theatre includes: Pericles, The Comedy Of Errors, Twelfth Night (Shakespeare’s Globe Tour); Dr. Faustus (Tangle Theatre Co.); Norway Today, Macbeth (Iris Theatre Company)

Film includes: Generation of Vipers, Damage 2012

Radio includes: The Archers

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Adrianna Annette McLaughlin

Previous RSC includes: Volpone, Love’s Sacrifice, The Jew of Malta, Measure for Measure, Written on the Heart, Matilda the Musical

Theatre includes: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child (Palace Theatre); Pinocchio (National Theatre); Twelfth Night (Shakespeare’s Globe); Billy Elliot (UK Tour); Brief Encounter (UK/ St Ann's Warehouse Brooklyn/Studio 54); Chicago (Cambridge/Adelphi Theatre); Anything Goes (Drury Lane); Our Town (Almeida Theatre); She Loves Me, 5/11, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying (Chichester Festival Theatre)

Film includes: Legionnaire

Television includes: Heartbeat, Law & Order, Lunar V1

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Second Merchant Bodyguard Dyfrig Morris

This is Dyfrig's RSC debut season

Theatre includes: The Last Noel (Attic Theatre Company/Tour); The Jungle Book (Royal and Derngate/Fiery Angel/ CTP); Henry V (Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre); Candylion, The Misanthrope (National Theatre Wales); Richard III, James and the Giant PeachOf Mice and Men (West Yorkshire Playhouse); The Grand Gesture (Northern Broadsides); Rape of the Fair Country, As You Like It, A Small Family Business, Arden of FavershamFestenA Midsummer Night’s DreamJack and the Beanstalk, Beauty and the BeastThe Grapes of Wrath, Troilus and Cressida, Hobson’s Choice, Waiting for Godot, One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, Aladdin, The Crucible, Silas Marner, Rosencrantz & Guildenstern are Dead  (Clwyd Theatr Cymru); Wizard of Oz (Hull Truck Theatre); Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, Aladdin (Leeds City Varieties); The Constant Wife (Salisbury Playhouse); Edward II, Dr Faustus (Manchester Royal Exchange); The Nutcracker (Theatre Royal Bath Productions); Crackers Christmas (Sherman Theatre Company); The Twits (Belgrade Coventry); Y Madogwys (Dalier Sylw); Bully  for You (Roundabout); Jekyll & Mr. Hyde (Equinox)

Television includes: The CrownHinterland, Y GwyllGwaith Cartref, Y PrisSpilt Milk, Cara FiDesperate RomanticsDau Dy A NiTightrope PicturesTreflanPobl-y-CwmGlan Hafren

Film includes: The Big I AmLois

Radio includes: Like the First Dewfall, The Great Chocolate Murders

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First Merchant Baker Mukasa

This is Baker's RSC debut season

Theatre includes: The Last King of Scotland (Sheffield Crucible), Peter Pan (Hull Truck), Tina the Musical (Aldwych Theatre, West End), The Hartlepool Monkey (Fuel/Stratford Circus Arts Centre, UK Tour), The Beggar’s Opera and Alice in Wonderland (Storyhouse Chester) and Beasty Baby (Theatre Rites, UK Tour)

Baker trained at the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama.

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Balthasar Patrick Osborne

This is Patrick's RSC debut season

Trained: Guildhall School of Music and Drama

Theatre includes: Shakespeare In Love (Noel Coward Theatre, West End); Peter Pan (Regents Park Theatre); Noises Off (Nottingham Playhouse and Tour); The Cardinal (Southwark Playhouse); Accolade, After October (Finborough Theatre)

Screen credits include: My Parents are Aliens, The Borgias, Turner, Their Finest

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Angelo Zach Wyatt

This is Zach's RSC debut season

Theatre includes: Bartholomew Fair, The Merry Wives of Windsor (Shakespeare’s Globe); Hamlet workshop (Robert Fox Ltd); Wild East (Young Vic); I And You (Hampstead Theatre); Paradise Lost, Saved, Antony and Cleopatra, Oedipus Rex, The Cherry Orchard, Birdland, City of Angels, Oleanna, The Beaux Stratagem, The Three Sisters (Guildhall)

Television includes: Urban Myths: Hendrix and Handel 

Film includes: Blithe Spirit 

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