The full cast for Twelfth Night at the Apollo Theatre
is Samuel Barnett
(Sebastian), Liam Brennan
(Orsino), Paul Chahidi
, (Maria), John Paul
Connolly (Antonio), Ian Drysdale
(Priest and Valentine), Peter Hamilton
Dyer (Feste), Johnny Flynn
(Viola), Stephen Fry
(Malvolio), James Garnon
(Fabian), Colin Hurley
(Sir Toby Belch), Roger Lloyd Pack
(Sir Andrew Aguecheek), Mark Rylance
(Olivia), Jethro Skinner
(Captain and Officer) and Ben Thompson
(Curio). BroadwayWorld has a first look at the photos below.
In the household of Olivia (Mark Rylance), two campaigns are being quietly waged – one by the lovelorn Duke Orsino against the heart of the indifferent Olivia; the other by an alliance of servants and hangers-on against the high-handedness of her steward, the pompous Malvolio (Stephen Fry). When Orsino engages the cross-dressed Viola to plead with Olivia on his behalf, a bittersweet chain of events follows. Filled with a cast of unforgettable characters, Twelfth Night combines cruelty with high comedy and the pangs of unrequited love with some of the subtlest poetry and most exquisite songs Shakespeare ever wrote.
Directed by Tim Carroll, this revival of the Globe’s 2002 award-winning Twelfth Night will be performed in an all-male Original Practices production, exploring clothing, music, dance and settings circa 1601.
Sonia Friedman Productions in association with Shakespeare Road, 1001 Nights, Bob Bartner & Norman Tulchin and Rupert Gavin present Shakespeare’s Globe productions of Richard III and Twelfth Night, Associate Producer Adam Blanshay.
For tickets and more information visit: www.nimaxtheatres.com or www.shakespearewestend.com
Photo Credit: Simon Annand
Roger Lloyd Pack
Mark Rylance and Stephen Fry
Johnny Fllynn and Samuel Barnett
Johnny Flynn and Mark Rylance