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RICHARD III by William Shakespeare


4th - 29th March 2014, The Blue Elephant Theatre.

After years of violent and tempestuous civil war, peace has finally been restored to England with the coronation of Edward IV, a nation celebrates, but Richard, Edward's brother, has other ideas...Shakespeare’s thrilling and bloodthirsty play comes to the stage through the use of text, movement and original music in this all new ensemble production. In an England that never rests, witness one of the most violent ascensions to the throne ever mounted and welcome your new king... Richard III. This production was supported by the Blue Elephant Theatre, The Space and the Lazarus Angels and begins our celebratory year marking the 450th anniversary of Shakespeare's birth.



Richard – Prince Plockey

Richmond – Rhys Bevan

Buckingham – Dyfed Cynan

Hastings – Josh Jewkes

Queen Elizabeth – Roseanna Morris

Duchess of York – Kerry Willison-Parry

Queen Margret – Natalie Harper

Lady Anne – Catherine Thorncombe

Catesby – Tom Jobson

Clarence – George Jovanovic

Stanley – Alex Good

Rivers / Lord Mayor – Ethan Chapples

Grey / Page / Brackenbury – Lawrence B Toye

Dorset / Ratcliffe – Elliott Bornemann

All other roles played by the company



Written by William Shakespeare

Adapted and Directed by Gavin Harrington-Odedra

Costume Design by Rosanna Stalbow

Lighting Design by Stuart Glover

Sound Design by Neil McKeown

Associate Director – Sara Reimers

Assistant Director – Nathan Gael York

Stage Manager – Ina Berggren

Company Photographer – Adam Trigg

Production Graphic Designer – Will Beeston

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