According to the Daily Mail, actress Rosamund Pike will join The Josephine Hart Poetry Week, beginning October 8, 2012, at London's Arts Theatre, produced by Michael Grandage and James Bierman for the Michael Grandage Company.
Read the original report here.
Other actors on the bill for the event include Deborah Findlay, Derek Jacobi, FeliciTy Jones, Eddie Redmayne (coming up in December's release of Tom Hooper's LES MIS film adaptation!), Dominic West and Samuel West. They will be reading poems by T.S. Eliot, Auden, poets from World War I, the United States and more.
Plus, Melvyn Bragg, David Hare, Richard Eyre, Alan Yentob and Tom Stoppard are set to host separate evenings, when they will read Hart's remarks about each of the poems.
On stage, Pike has appeared in Hitchcock Blonde, the West End's Summer and Smoke, Madame de Sade at Donmar and more. Pike's film credits include Die Another Day, Pride and Prejudice, An Education, Made in Dagenham, Version, Johnny English Reobrn, Wrath of the Titans, The Libertine, Fracture, Fugitive Pieces and more.
For more information about the event, visit michaelgrandagecompany.com.