'The Only Way is Windsor' in Fiona Laird's modern take on this much-loved comedy.

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David Acton - Sir Hugh Evans
Afolabi Alli - Pistol
Stevie Basaula - John Rugby/Robek
Ishia Bennison - Mistress Quickly
Katy Brittain - The Hostess of the Garter
Beth Cordingly - Mistress Ford
Jonathan Cullen - Dr Caius
Paul Dodds - George Pope
Josh Finan - Nym/Jan
Karen Fishwick - Anne Page
Charlotte Josephine - Bardolph
Rebecca Lacey - Mistress Page
Vince Leigh - Frank Ford
John Macaulay - Simple
Luke Newberry - Fenton
Tom Padley - Slender
Sakuntala Ramanee - Beautician
Tim Samuels - Shallow
Nima Taleghani - Robin
David Troughton - Sir John Falstaff


Director Fiona Laird | Designer Lez Brotherston | Lighting Tim Mitchell | Sound Gregory Clarke | Physical Comedy Director Toby Park | Choreographer Sam Spencer-Lane | Fights Tom Jordan

★★★★Daily Telegraph

'Shakespeare meets The Only Way Is Essex'

★★★★Financial Times

‘Fiona Laird has directed the play not unlike a 21st-century sitcom: perky scene-change musical stings, sharp-tongued exchanges’


‘The show bowls you along with its bonhomie, its sight gags and its wit'

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