Wolf Hall

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The RSC’s acclaimed production of Hilary Mantell’s Man Booker Prize-winning novel about Thomas Cromwell’s rise to power transfers to the West End. Read More >

The RSC’s acclaimed production of Hilary Mantell’s Man Booker Prize-winning novel about Thomas Cromwell’s rise to power transfers to the West End.

Adapted by Mike Poulton, Wolf Hall is set in the court of Henry VIII and charts Cromwell’s story from blacksmith’s boy to Henry VIII’s right hand man.

Directed by Jeremy Herrin, Ben Miles reprises his role as Cromwell alongside Nathaniel Parker as Henry VIII, Lydia Leonard as Anne Boleyn, Paul Jesson as Cardinal Wolsey and Lucy Briers as Katherine of Aragon.

The production runs alongside its sequel Bring Up The Bodies, which tells of the bloody theatre of Anne Boleyn’s final days.

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Important Dates & Timing

Previews From: 01/05/2014

Opening Night: 17/05/2014

Closing Night: 04/10/2014

Running time: 2h50

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Cast & Creative

Cast

Ben Miles, Nathaniel Parker, Lydia Leonard, Paul Jesson, Lucy Briers, Joey Batey, Nicholas Boulton, Leah Brotherhead, Olivia Darnley, Nicholas Day, Daniel Fraser, Benedict Hastings, Madeleine Hyland, Joshua James, Pierro Niel Mee, Oscar Pearce, Mathew Pidgeon, John Ramm, Nicholas Shaw, Giles Tayloer, Jay Taylor

Creative

Director - Jeremy Herrin

Producer - Royal Shakespeare Company

Designer - Christopher Oram

Lighting Designer - Paule Constable

Movement Director - Siân Williams

Sound - Nick Powell

Author - Hilary Mantell

Music By - Stephen Warbeck

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