Casting Announced for Richard II, Michael Grandage's Final Production at the Helm of Donmar Warehouse

News   Casting Announced for Richard II, Michael Grandage's Final Production at the Helm of Donmar Warehouse Full casting has been announced for Richard II, Michael Grandage's final production at the helm of the Donmar Warehouse that begins performances Dec. 1 prior to an official opening Dec. 6, for a run through Feb. 4, 2012.

Joining the previously announced Eddie Redmayne in the title role (a Tony winner for Red when that Donmar Warehouse production transferred to Broadway) are Harry Attwell (Exton), Pippa Bennett-Warner (Queen Isabel), Stefano Braschi (Green/Scroop/Gardener’s Man), Andrew Buchan (Henry Bolingbroke), Ron Cook (Duke of York), Daniel Easton (Bagot), Daniel Flynn (Earl of Northumberland), Michael Hadley (John of Gaunt/Gardener/Keeper), Sean Jackson (Fitzwater), Phillip Joseph (Welsh Captain/Bishop of Carlisle), Michael Marcus (Bushy/Abbot of Westminster), Sian Thomas (Duchess of Gloucester/Duchess of York), Joseph Timms (Harry Percy), Ben Turner (Mowbray/Salisbury) and Ashley Zhangazha (Aumerle/Groom). The creative team also includes designer Richard Kent, lighting designer David Plater and composer and sound designer Adam Cork.

According to press materials, the play is an "epic tale of destruction, ruin and decay that casts light on the decline of a kingdom and the solitude of power."

To book tickets, contact the box office on 0844 871 7624, or visit www.donmarwarehouse.com.  

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