Strong cast announced for Uncle Vanya at the Print Room in Westbourne Grove.Monday, 5 March, 2012
21st March – 28th April
The cast includes – Iain Glen, Charlotte Emmerson, David Yelland, William Houston, Lucinda Millward, David Shaw-Parker, Marlene Sidaway, Caroline Blakiston and Andrew Hanratty. Together, they will perform the premiere of this new version by Mike Poulton, one of the most celebrated translators of classic plays.
Iain Glen is playing Uncle Vanya hot on the heels of a busy year starring in Downton Abbey, The Iron Lady, Game of Thrones and Prisoners’ Wives which can currently be seen on BBC1. You may know him as nasty newspaper mogul Sir Richard Carlisle, engaged to Lady Mary of Downton Abbey but he now takes on this challenging role in Chekhov’s masterpiece.
Co-Artistic Director Lucy Bailey comes back to direct at The Print Room with seven time Olivier award-winner William Dudley designing (William provided the designs for the delicious Snake in the Grass here in 2011).
Tickets are £20/ £15 and are available on the website or by calling 020 7221 6036.