The Hard Problem, Dorfman, National Theatre

January 29, 2015 § Leave a comment

Director: Nicholas Hytner
Playwright: Tom Stoppard
Design: Bob Crowley
Lighting: Mark Henderson
Sound: Paul Arditti

Elaine: Kristin Atherton
Jerry: Anthony Calf
Cathy: Hayley Canham
Bo: Vera Chok
Leo: Jonathan Coy
Julia: Rosie Hilal
Cathy: Daisy Jacob
Spike: Damien Molony
Ursula: Lucy Robinson
Amal: Parth Thakerar
Hilary: Olivia Vinall
Cathy: Eloise Webb

1.Olivia Vinall (Hilary) Photo by Johan Persson 3.Olivia Vinall (Hilary) Photo by Johan Persson 5. Damien Molony (Spike) and Olivia Vinall (Hilary) Photo by Johan Persson 7. Daisy Jacob(Cathy) and Anthony Calf(Jerry)Photo by Johan Persson 16. Parth Thakerar (Amal) Vera Chok (Bo) Lucy Robinson (Ursula) Rosie Hilal (Julia) Olivia Vinall (Hilary) and Damien Molony (Spike) Photo by Johan Persson



Henry IV Part 2, Barbican Theatre

January 8, 2015 § Leave a comment

A transfer of the RSC production.

Director: Gregory Doran
Playwright: William Shakespeare
Design: Stephen Brimson Lewis
Lighting: Tim Mitchell
Music: Paul Englishby
Sound: Martin Slavin
Movement: Mike Ashcroft
Fights: Terry King

Prince John/Francis: Elliot Barnes-Worrell
Peto: Martin Bassindale
King Henry IV: Jasper Britton
Pistol: Antony Byrne
Northumberland: Sean Chapman
Shallow: Oliver Ford Davies
Mistress Quickly: Paola Dionisotti
Hastings: Nicholas Gerard-Martin
Coleville: Robert Gilbert
Warwick: Jonny Glynn
Doll Tearsheet: Nia Gwynne
Prince Hal: Alex Hassell
Silence: Jim Hooper
Westmoreland: Youssef Kerkour
Lady Percy: Jennifer Kirby
Poins: Sam Marks
Scroop: Keith Osborn
Wart: Leigh Quinn
Bardolph: Joshua Richards
Sir John Falstaff: Antony Sher
Lord Chief Justice: Simon Thorp
Mowbray: Trevor White
Lord Bardolph: Simon Yadoo



  • Sarah Hemming in the Financial Times
  • Michael Billington in the Guardian on the Stratford performances
  • Dominic Cavendish in the Telegraph on the Stratford performances
  • Paul Taylor in the Independent on the Stratford performances

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