photograph (Miles Aldridge)
Shakespeare’s depiction of Richard III provides us with one of the great villains in history and in this Almeida theatre production, Ralph Fiennes returns to the Almeida for the first time in 16 years to take on the role. With support from Vanessa Redgrave as Queen Margaret making her Almeida debut, this is an another high profile Shakespeare play in the 400th anniversary of the playwright’s death.
The full cast includes : David Annen, Joseph Arkley, Osman Baig, Benedict Barker, Tom Canton, Daniel Cerqueira, Simon Coates, Josh Collins, Susan Engel, Ralph Fiennes (Richard III), James Garnon, Mark Hadfield, Scott Handy, Lev Levermore, Finbar Lynch, Aislίn McGuckin, Joseph Mydell, Lukas Parish, Vanessa Redgrave (Queen Margaret), Joshua Riley, Lukas Rolfe , Joanna Vanderham, Baxter Westby and Oliver Whitehouse.
This highly anticipated production will be broadcast live in cinemas in the UK and around the world on 21 July and after the production’s run at the Almeida theatre will visit the renowned Kazalište Ulysses (Ulysses Theatre) Festival in Veliki Brijuni, Croatia from the 11 – 13 August.
If you would like further information or book tickets, visit the Almeida website here
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