Ian McKellen Stage
Full Cast List
Written by William Shakespeare
Directed by Peter Hall
Ian McKellen in the role of Coriolanus
Olivier, London
15 December 1984
London Evening Standard Award - Best Actor
CAST
Caius Martius Coriolanus
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Ian McKellen
Tullus Aufidius
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Greg Hicks
Menenius Agrippa
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Frederick Treves
Sicinius Velutus
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David Ryall
Volumnia
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Irene Worth
Virgilia
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Wendy Morgan
Valeria
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Judith Paris
First Citizen
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Geoffrey Burridge
Second Citizen
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Bill Moody
Messenger
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Mark Dowse
First Senator
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Michael Barrington
Cominius
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John Savident
Titus Lartius
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Basil Henson
Junius Brutus
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James Hayes
First Voscian Senator
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Daniel Thorndike
Second Voscian Senator
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Glenn Williams
Gentlewoman to Virgilia
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Sarah Mortimer
Messenger
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Paul Stewart
First Soldier
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Lewis George
Second Soldier
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Peter Dineen
First Roman
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Brian Kent
Second Roman
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Peter Gordon
Third Roman
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Paul Stewart
Volscian Lieutenant
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Timothy Hick
Herald
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Geoffrey Burridge
First Officer of the Senate
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Brian Kent
Second Officer of the Senate
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Peter Gordon
Aedile
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Peter Dineen
Volscian Citizen
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Daniel Thorndike
First Servingman
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Peter Gordon
Second Servingman
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Bill Moody
Third Servingman
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Paul Stewart
Lieutenant to Aufidius
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Nigel le Vaillant
First Watch
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Lewis George
Second Watch
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Timothy Hick
Young Martius
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Andrew Rigby/Tod Welling
First Conspirator
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Desmond Adams
Second Conspirator
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Guy Williams
Third Conspirator
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Peter Gordon
First Volscian Lord
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Daniel Thorndike
Second Volscian Lord
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Brian Kent
Third Volscian Lord
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Robert Arnold
OTHER CREDITS
Design & Lighting: John Bury; Music: Harrison Birtwistle; Fights: Malcalm Ranson