Cast update for The Prince of Homburg at Donmar
Cast update for The Prince of Homburg, by Heinrich von Kleist, in a new version by Dennis Kelly, opening at the Donmar Warehouse 27 July 2010, following previews from 22 July - running to 4 Sep 2010.
Joining previously mentioned Charlie Cox (Prince of Homburg) and Ian McDiarmid (Elector), are Siobhan Redmond (Electress), David Burke (Colonel Kottwitz), Sonya Cassidy (Natalia, Princess of Orania), Simon Coates (Colonel Hennings), Jolyon Coy (Page), Harry Hadden-Paton (Count Hohenzollern), William Hoyland (Count Truchss), Mark Theodore (Captain von der Golz/Farmer), Julian Wadham (Marshall Dörfling), Lizzie Winkler (Bork/Farmer’s Wife).
Directed by Jonathan Munby, designed by Angela Davies, lighting by Neil Austin, sound by Christopher Shutt.
Heroic commander of the Prussian cavalry, the Prince of Homburg dreams of victory, glory and fame. But his reckless disobedience during a crucial military operation leads the Prince to his greatest battle yet.