Haydn Gwynne on the Sam Mendes Richard III

5th September 2011http://www.theatrevoice.com/7001/hadyn-gwynne-on-the-sam-mendes-richard-iii/#comments1 Comment·

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SHAKESPEARE: RICHARD III

Actor Haydn Gwynne, who plays Queen Elizabeth in Sam Mendes’s Richard III (Old Vic), which also stars Kevin Spacey and is the last of this venue’s The Bridge Project (a three-year cross-Atlantic venture), talks to Heather Neill about the play, which is touring internationally. Recorded at the Old Vic: 31 August 2011.

All the women, despite their differences and their different allegiances, carry the consequences of the war, and of the bloodshed.

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Sara piercey September 7, 2011 at 9:51 pm

Thank you so much for an outstanding and captivating performance, it was amazing and I loved it!
Although I’m ashamed to admit it, I got lost in the dialogue at times and applaud you all and Mr Spacey for remembering it.
The set and the use of percussion made it exciting and even more dramatic. Just breathtaking!
Once again thank you for a fantastic night. xx

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