7 September - 30 November 2013

The Old Vic Theatre

Cast

Benedick: James Earl Jones

Beatrice: Vanessa Redgrave

Verges: Tim Barlow

Ursula: Penelope Beaumont

Borachio: Kingsley Ben-Adir

Beryl: Katherine Carlton

Hero: Beth Cooke

Antonio: Alan David

Leonato: Michael Elwyn

Claudio: Lloyd Everitt

Don Pedro: James Garnon

Margaret: Melody Grove

Conrade: Trevor Laird

Messenger: Leroy Osei-Bonsu

Sexton: Mark Ross

Dogberry/Friar: Peter Wight

Don John: Danny Lee Wynter

Hugh Oatcake: Tyler Hunter / Henry Markham Hare / Samuel Stembridge-King

George Seacoal: Samuel Allum / Charlie Beazley-Clarke / Gene Gurie

Much Ado About Nothing

by William Shakespeare

Director: Mark Rylance

Designer: Ultz

Lighting Designer: Mimi Jordan Sherin

Music: Claire van Kampen

Sound Designer: Emma Laxton

Movement Director: Sian Williams

Master of the Word: Giles Block

Costume Supervisor: Zeb Lalljee

Wig Supervisor: Carole Hancock

Production Manager: Dominic Fraser

Company Stage Manager: Jason Benterman

Deputy Stage Manager: Rebecca Maltby

Assistant Stage Manager: Sophie Rubenstein

Prop Supervisor: Lizzie Frankl

Wardrobe: Fiona Lehman, Louise Askins

Hair and Make-up: Anna Pileci, Francois Herard

Dressers: Elize Van Velden, Sandrine Alpha, Caitlin Kenny

Electricians: Doug Currie, Miriam Spencer, KeithKeith

Stage: Tom Humphrey, Steve Grant, James Boston, Alan

Assistant Director: Reuben Grove

Assistant Producer: Simon Fliegner

Associate Producer: Nicholas Kent

General Manager: Ros Brooke-Taylor

Producer: John Richardson

Michael Elwyn and Alan David

Lloyd Everitt and James Garnon

Danny Lee Wynter

Kingsley Ben-Adir and Melody Grove

James Earl Jones

Vanessa Redgrave

Photographs by Simon Annand