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Full cast announced for Duchess of Malfi at Old Vic Theatre
The full cast has been announced for The Duchess of Malfi by John Webster, which opens at the Old Vic Theatre 28 Mar 2012, following previews from 17 March - running to 9 June 2012.
Joining previously mentioned Eve Best (The Duchess Of Malfi), are Tom Bateman (Antonio Bologna), Mark Bonnar (Daniel de Bosola), Harry Lloyd (Ferdinand), Finbar Lynch (The Cardinal Of Aragon), Madeline Appiah (Cariola), Harry Attwell (Marquis of Pescara), Nari Blair-Mangat (Roderigo), Adam Burton (Silvio), Vyelle Croom (Malateste), Lucy Eaton (Lady in Waiting), Taylor James (Grisolan), Tunji Kasim (Delio), Iris Roberts (Julia), Alan Westaway (Doctor and Castruccio).
It is directed by Jamie Lloyd, designed by Soutra Gilmour, lighting by James Farncombe, sound by Ben & Max Ringham.
John Webster's Jacobean tragedy begins as a love story, with a Duchess who marries beneath her class, and ends as a nightmarish tragedy as her two brothers exact their revenge, destroying themselves in the process.