The Royal Shakespeare Company’s acclaimed production of Don Quixote arrives at the Garrick Theatre this October for its West End premiere.
‘Riotously performed by David Threlfall and Rufus Hound’ (The Times), the Royal Shakespeare Company’s ‘joyous’ (Guardian) production of Cervantes’ legendary comic novel is directed by Angus Jackson.
Don Quixote will run from 27 October 2018 until 2 February 2019 at the Garrick Theatre, London.
WHAT’S THE STORY?
One eccentric old man heads off on a rumbustious quest across medieval Spain to become a wandering knight accompanied by his faithful and equally ill-suited servant.
WHO’S IN IT? Don Quixote CAST
David Threlfall (best known for playing Frank Gallagher in Channel 4’s series Shameless) and Rufus Hound (Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, The Wind In The Willows, Dusty – The Dusty Springfield Musical) lead the cast as Don Quixote and Sancho Panza.
Completing the cast are Will Bliss, Raphael Bushay, Farrell Cox, John Cummins, Richard Dempsey, Ruth Everett, Gabriel Fleary, Richard Leeming, Nicholas Lumley, Natasha Magigi, Tom McCall, Joshua McCord, Bathsheba Piepe, Rosa Robson, Timothy Speyer and Eleanor Wyld.
Directed by Angus Jackson with design by Robert Innes Hopkins, music composed by Grant Olding, lighting by Mark Henderson and sound by Fergus O’Hare. The comedy director is Cal McCrystal and fight director is Malcolm Ranson. Movement is by Lucy Cullingford. Puppetry director and designer is Toby Olié. Puppetry co-director is Laura Cubitt.
Theatre InformationGarrick Theatre
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