Shakespeare's Richard Iii



A production of one of Shakespeare's most popular plays featuring his most charismatic villain.

Richard, Duke of Gloucester....Douglas Henshall

Buckingham - Ben Miles

Queen Elizabeth - Anastasia Hille

Duchess of York - Geraldine James

Margaret - Barbara Jefford

Lady Anne - Jasmine Hyde

Clarence - Michael Maloney

King Edward - Mark Bazeley

Richmond - Geoffrey Streatfield

Lord Stanley - John Rowe

Hastings - Paul Bentall

First murderer - Jonathan Keeble

Second murderer - Stephen Critchlow

Tyrell - Ewan Bailey

Dorset - Stuart Bunce

Grey - Chris Moran

Lovel - Damian Lynch

York - Rory Copus

Edward - Alex Green

First citizen - Rachel Atkins

Second citizen - Cherie Taylor-Battiste

Third citizen - Frances Jeater

Lord Mayor - Ioan Meredith

Brackenbury - Gerard McDermott

Cardinal - Peter Marinker

Ratcliff - Declan Wilson

Original music composed and realised by David Pickvance.

Directed by Marc Beeby

First broadcast in February 2004.