David Tennant stars in Richard II at the Barbican Theatre
The Royal Shakespeare Company will broadcast live to cinemas their thrilling new production of Shakespeare’s Richard II on 13 November 2013.
David Tennant returns to the RSC in the title role of Gregory Doran’s production of Richard II
The Barbican and the RSC today announce a new production of Shakespeare’s Richard II with David Tennant in the title role at the Barbican from Monday 9 December 2013 to Saturday 25 January 2014. Tickets go on sale to Barbican and RSC members from Thursday 7 March and to the public from Monday 18 March. The play will be directed by Gregory Doran as part of the RSC’s winter 2013 season and it will transfer to the Barbican in December after its run in Stratford in the autumn.
The Donmar Warehouse in London has named Josie Rourke as the new artistic director of the successful Covent Garden venue. She will take over from Michael Grandage at the beginning of 2012.