Donmar Artistic Director Josie Rourke today announced full casting for her revival of Bernard Shaw’s Saint Joan. As previously announced, the production will star Gemma Arterton, alongside Matt Bardock, Richard Cant, Hadley Fraser and Elliot Levey.
Full cast includes: Fisayo Akinade, Gemma Arterton, Matt Bardock, Niall Buggy, Richard Cant, Hadley Fraser, Simon Holland Roberts, Arthur Hughes, Rory Keenan, Elliot Levey, Syrus Lowe, Guy Rhys and Jo Stone-Fewings.
Saint Joan will be broadcast live, in partnership with National Theatre Live, to cinemas around the world, directly from the Donmar Warehouse on Thursday 16th February 2017. This will be the fourth Donmar production to be screened in cinemas, and follows the acclaimed productions of Christopher Hampton’s Les Liaisons Dangereuses and Coriolanus starring Tom Hiddleston, both directed by Rourke.
Joan: daughter, farm girl, visionary, patriot, king-whisperer, soldier, leader, victor, icon, radical, witch, heretic, saint, martyr, woman.
by Bernard Shaw
9th December 2016 – 18th February 2017
Press Night Monday 19th December 2016
NT Live broadcast Thursday 16 January 2017
Director Josie Rourke
Designer Robert Jones
Lighting Designer Howard Harrison
Sound Designer Christopher Shutt
Composer: Michael Bruce
Video Designer Duncan McLean
Movement Director: Arthur Pita
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