Full Casting Announced for Much Ado About Nothing at London's Old Vic; James Earl Jones and Vanessa Redgrave Star

News   Full Casting Announced for Much Ado About Nothing at London's Old Vic; James Earl Jones and Vanessa Redgrave Star
 
Full casting has been announced for the new production of Much Ado About Nothing, which will begin performances at London's Old Vic Sept. 7 prior to an official opening Sept. 19.

Vanessa Redgrave
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James Earl Jones (Benedick) and Vanessa Redgrave (Beatrice) will be joined in Mark Rylance's production by Tim Barlow, Penelope Beaumont, Kingsley Ben-Adir, Katherine Carlton, Beth Cooke, Alan David, Michael Elwyn, Lloyd Everitt, James Garnon, Melody Grove, Trevor Laird, Leroy Osei-Bonsu, Mark Ross, Peter Wight and Danny Lee Wynter.

The production is directed by Rylance, with designs by Ultz, lighting by Mimi Jordan Sherin, music by Claire van Kampen, sound by Emma Laxton, movement by Siân Williams and casting by Siobhan Bracke.

It is produced at the Old Vic in association with Shakespeare Road and Nicolas Kent.

To book tickets, contact the box office on 0844 871 7628 or visit www.oldvictheatre.com for more details.

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