The Crown

The Crown
Hansard, from 22 August at the National Theatre!

Friday, December 10, 2010


There is a small piece from the elusive Ashenden series up on YouTube now:

With Harrington on the train

My Fair Lady on Facebook

The Théâtre du Châtelet has created a facebook page for the production of "My Fair Lady". They've put up some very nice pictures. See:

Monday, December 06, 2010

People's Princess

Broadcast this Thursday, 9 December at 14.15, BBC Radio 4:

Facing financial ruin, George, Prince of Wales was obliged to marry his first cousin Princess Caroline of Brunswick. But if he had been expecting a docile partner with whom he could maintain appearances, George had seriously underestimated his wife-to-be.

George IV ...... Alex Jennings
Caroline of Brunswick ...... Rebecca Saire
Henry Brougham ...... Julian Rhind Tutt
Lord Sidmouth ...... Chris McHallem
Lord Liverpool ...... Richard Howard
Sir Robert Gifford ...... Mark Lambert
Lady Jersey ...... Jill Cardo
Mr Majoucci ...... Nial Cusack

Directed by Eoin O'Callaghan, written by Shelagh Stephenson.

Friday, December 03, 2010

My Fair Lady - Chatelet

The website of the Chatelet Theatre in Paris has a short video on the new production, which includes some snippets of rehearsal footage. Some dancing going on here...

Théâtre Châtelet de Paris