Shakespeare in Love

Event Details

  • From: 06/05/2022
  • To: 14/05/2022
  • Starting at: 07:45 PM
  • Ending at: 12:00 AM


  • Main Auditorium
  • North Street, Bromley, BR1 1SB

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Shakespeare in Love

Adapted for the stage by Lee Hall, based on the screenplay by Marc Norman and Tom Stoppard

Directed by Pauline Armour

Promising young playwright Will Shakespeare is tormented by writer’s block until he finds his muse in the form of passionate noblewoman, Viola de Lesseps. Their forbidden love draws many others, including Queen Elizabeth, into the drama and inspires Will to write ‘Romeo and Juliet’, the greatest love story of all time. Based on Marc Norman and Tom Stoppard’s  Oscar winning screenplay and adapted by the award winning playwright Lee Hall (The Pitmen Painters , Billy Elliot). Approx Running Time 1 Hr 54 minutes.

CAST and creatives

Will ShakespeareJosh Lawson
Christopher MarloweMichael Sookhan
HensloweBruce Wallace
Fennyman/ApothecaryNathan Edun
LambertHowie Ripley
FreesMatt Platt
BurbageStevie Hughes
Mistress QuicklyPauline Pead
TilneyJan Greenhough
Adam/Gregory/ServingmanFreya Collins
Actor/Abraham/ PetruchioOliver Adkin
QueenAlison Green
Valentine/ SampsonOlivia Kennett
ViolaBethan Boxall
NurseMarion Barker
WaitressMarion Barker
Ralph/NursePeter Yolland
Nol/BenvolioMaxine Meixner
Robin/Lady CapuletMaksymilian Sernecki
WebsterSarah Kidney
WabashNathan Edun
WessexMatt Platt
De LessepsStevie Hughes
CatlingAlfie Gosling
Guard 1Chris Gipson
Guard 2Oliver Adkin
Ned/MercutioHowie Ripley
Sam/JulietAlfie Gosling
Peter/TybaltFreya Collins
BoatmanChris Gipson
Heavy 1Peter Yolland
Heavy 2Chris Gipson
MollyOlivia Kennett
KateMaxine Meixner
EnsembleValia Katsis

Creative Team

DirectorPauline Armour
Set design and constructionTony Jenner
Lighting designJack Holloway and Tom Boulter
Sound design, orchestration Tom Dignum and Andy Shaw
Vocal design and singing leadOlivia Kennett
WardrobeKerstin Beard
Movement CoachJessica Ann Jenner
Stage ManagementDave Jones, Rebecca Ffrancon