Polly Findlay talks about directing Jonson’s The Alchemist at the RSC

19th September 2016

Mark Lockyer as Subtle in The Alchemist at the RSC. Picture: Helen Maybanks
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INTERVIEW: POLLY FINDLAY. The rising young director talks to Heather Neill about staging Jonson’s The Alchemist, newly transferred from the RSC Stratford-upon-Avon to the Barbican, starring Ken Nwosu as Face and Mark Lockyer as Subtle. Recorded 15-09-2016 at the NT Studio, London.

“As Stephen Jeffreys says, it’s the grandfather of all those great heist movies.”