A Special Announcement
We are delighted to reveal that leading classical actor Alan Howard will be joining The Sixteen and Jericho in this Summers exciting new stage collaboration, Old Earth. Part of this Festivals music and theatre strand, Old Earth is set in the evocative surroundings of Village Underground.
Directed by Jonathan Holmes, it sees the first stage presentation of four monologues from Samuel Becketts extraordinary and unconventional Fizzles alongside newly commissioned music by Alec Roth performed by The Sixteen and Harry Christophers.
Alan Howards career has seen him as member of the Royal Shakespeare Company and take leading roles on the National Theatre stage, as well as appearing in the BBCs 2000 adaption of Dickenss David Copperfield and providing the Voice of the Ring in the Lord of the Rings film trilogy. More recently he has appeared alongside Ralph Fiennes and Clare Higgins in the National Theatres critically acclaimed Oedipus (2008) and last year appeared as Sir Peter Teazle in Sheridans The School for Scandal at the Barbican Centre.
Dont miss Alan Howard and The Sixteen in Old Earth on Friday 15 & Saturday 16 June, 6.30pm & 8.30pm.
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