Cast Announcement: Shakespeare in Love

We’re delighted to announce the cast for our epic summer production of Shakespeare in Love. Thank you to all those who joined us for the readthrough and auditions, and congratulations to the cast!

Will ShakespeareChris Westgate
Viola De LessepsElysia Carroll
HensloweJulian Hirst
WessexDave Wood
NurseLisa Renals
FennymanAlan Long
Ned AlleynSteve Hall
RalphAlex Daykin
Kit MarloweChris Hillebrandt
BurbageJeremy Radburn
WebsterBecca Tizzard
SamOli Lees
TilneyMartin Kempton
Queen ElizabethMel Hampshire
Peter / ValentineAlexander Whennell
NolBailey Haines
WabashNeil Hodgson
Sir Robert De LessepsMike Watt
Boatman / RobinPeter Lucey
LambertRichard Massey
Frees / AdamRobin Newell

The creative team is as follows.

DirectorEmma Merchant
Production ManagerNeil Hodgson
Stage ManagerSophie Vallely
ASMClaire Lawrence
Set DesignEmma Merchant
Set BuildBob Hill and team
CostumesSue De Quidt and team
PropsBob De Quidt
LightingNick Gill and Richard Field
SoundBeverly Hampton
MusicHope Lawrence
Rehearsal ContinuityCarol Hurley

Tickets are currently on sale for members, and will go on general sale 1st May 2023.