by William Shakespeare

Revival, January - March 1991 World Tour

THE HOUSE OF YORK 
King Edward IVBruce Purchase
George, Duke of Clarence,
brother to King Edward
David Collings
Richard, Duke of Gloucester,
younger brother to King Edward
Ian McKellen
Edward, Prince of Wales,
son to King Edward
Olvier Grig/
Richard Puddifoot
Richard, Duke of York,
son to King Edward
Anthony Mellor/
Jack Williams
Duchess of York, mother to
King Edward and his brothers
Joyce Redman
THE HOUSE OF LANCASTER 
Queen Margaret,
widow of King Henry VI
Antonia Pemberton
Lady Anne, widow of Edward, Prince
of Wales, son of King Henry VI
Helene Kvale
Ghost of Henry VISam Beazley
THE WOODVILLES 
Queen Elizabeth,
wife to King Edward
Clare Higgins
Anthony Woodville, Earl Rivers,
brother to Queen Elizabeth
Crispin Redman
Marquess of Dorset, son to Queen
Elizabeth by her former marriage
Stephen Marchant
Lord Grey,
son to Queen Elizabeth
Derek Hutchinson
POLITICIANS 
Lord Hastings, Lord ChamberlainDavid Bradley
Duke of BuckinghamBrian Cox
Lord StanleyDavid Collings
Bishop of ElyRichard Simpson
Lord Mayor of LondonSam Beazley
FOLLOWERS OF RICHARD 
Sir William CatesbyDerek Hutchinson
Sir Richard RatcliffeRichard O'Callaghan
James Tyrrel - Earl of SurreyHakeem Kae-Kazim
First Murderer - Lord Lovel - 
Duke of Norfolk
Mark Strong
Second MurdererPhil McKee
OFFICIALS 
Sir Robert Brakenbury,
Lieutenant of the Tower
Richard Bremmer
Keeper in the TowerNicholas Blane
Scrivener - Second CitizenRichard Bremmer
First CitizenNicholas Blane
PageTheo Cronin/Nicholas Gordon/Simon Blake
Maid - Nurse - MistressAngela Clark
THE TUDORS 
Henry, Earl of RichmondColin Hurley
Sir James BluntRichard Simpson
Sir Walter HerbertDavid Bradley
Earl of OxfordBruce Purchase
Citizens, messengers, soldiersPlayed by members of the company

Musicians: Martin Allen (percussion), Sandy Burnett (keyboards), Colin Rae (trumpet/drums)

DirectorRichard Eyre
DesignerBob Crowley
LightingJean Kalman
MusicDominic Muldowney
MovementJane Gibson
FightJohn Waller
VoicePatsy Rodenburg
Assistant Director
Cordelia Monsey
Production Manager
Rodger Hulley
Stage Manager
John Caulfield
Deputy Stage Mangers
David Milling, Jane Suffling
Assistant Stage Managers
Fiona Bardsley, Wendy Fitt
Sound
Scott Myers
Assistant to the Lighting Designer
Laurence Clayton
Design Assistant
Bill Rasmussen
Company Alexander Work
Sue Laurie
Costume Supervisor
Christina Rowland,
assisted by Lynn Clarke

Length: about 3 hours 35 minutes including 20-minute interval
Original programme designed by Michael Mayhew & Rose Towler