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  • King John (1975)

    Production Notes

    This is a production of the play King John (by William Shakespeare) by Royal Shakespeare Company, 9th January 1975 (press night), at Aldwych Theatre, London.

    Cast

    1st. French Messenger Julian Barnes
    Abbot Leon Tanner
    Arthur of Brittany Benedict Taylor
    Beauchamp Albert Welling
    Bigot Philip Dunbar
    Blanche of Spain Louise Jameson
    Boy Attendent Lloyd Martin
    Cardinal Pandulph Jeffery Dench
    Chatillon Malcolm Armstrong
    Citizen of Angiers Leon Tanner
    Constance Sheila Allen
    Death Mike Gwilym
    Duke of Austria Gavin Campbell
    Essex Roger Bizley
    Fitzwalter John Boswall
    Hubert David Suchet
    King John Emrys James
    Lady Faulconbridge Janet Whiteside
    Louis the Dauphin Jonathan Kent
    Melun Ray Armstrong
    Monk 2 Michael Ensign
    Pembroke Richard Mayes
    Philip of France Clement McCallin
    Philip the Bastard Ian McKellen
    Prince Henry Benedict Taylor
    Queen Elinor Hilda Braid
    Robert Faulconbridge Wilfred Grove
    Salisbury Denis Holmes
    Soldier 1 John Labanowski
    Soldier 2 Gavin Campbell

    Other parts Malcolm Armstrong, Julian Barnes, Roger Bizley, John Boswall, Mark Cooper, Philip Dunbar, Michael Ensign, Jean Gilpin, Wilfred Grove, John Labanowski, Leon Tanner, Albert Welling, Emma Williams

    Crew

    Designer Martyn Bainbridge
    Designer Ann Curtis
    Designer John Napier
    Director John Barton
    Light Designer David Hersey
    Lighting re-creator Paul Van der Heyden
    Music by James Walker
    Playwright William Shakespeare