Wolf Hall


After twenty years of marriage to Katherine of Aragon, King Henry VIII is desperate for a male heir. Keen to divorce his Queen and seek a wife who will give him a son, he cannot defy the law of the land and the will of God.
Wolf Hall at Bridewell

Image: Bridewell


Overview


Genre: Drama
Venue: Bridewell
Started: Tuesday 17 July 2018
Closed: Saturday 28 July 2018
Running time:To be confirmed
Age suitability: Not available

Background


This epic adaptation of Hilary Mantel's Man Booker Prize-winning novel was premiered by the Royal Shakespeare Company in 2013 before transferring to the West End and Broadway.

Synopsis


After twenty years of marriage to Katherine of Aragon, King Henry VIII is desperate for a male heir.


Keen to divorce his Queen and seek a wife who will give him a son, he cannot defy the law of the land and the will of God.


Enter Thomas Cromwell - son of a blacksmith, political genius, briber, charmer, bully.


A man who will defy princes, lords and popes to make the impossible happen for Henry.


With Cromwell by his side, Henry pursues the young noblewoman Anne Boleyn and ignites a course of action that threatens to tear Europe apart.


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Theatre


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Dates


Previews from:Tuesday 17 July 2018

Closes:Saturday 28 July 2018

Performance days & times


Evening:

Tuesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Wednesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Thursday ‑ 7‑30pm

Friday ‑ 7‑30pm

Saturday ‑ 7‑30pm


Matinee:
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Tickets


Standard:
£12

Concessions:
£11

Cast


Henry VIII : Martin Mulgrew

Stephen Gardiner/Eustace Chapuys : Will Howells

Thomas Cromwell : Dickon Farmar

Cardinal Wolsey : Adam Sutcliffe

Mark Smeaton : Joe Lewis

Rafe Sadler : Samuel Currie-Smith

Liz Cromwell : Jessica Hammett

Christophe/Francis Weston : Adam Hampton-Matthews

Thomas More : Julian Farrance

Thomas Boleyn : Jonathan Norris

Jane Rochford : Bryony Purdue

Anne Boleyn : Sophie King

Queen Katherine : Helen McCormack

Gregory Cromwell : David Miller

Duke of Suffolk : Grant Campbell

Thomas Wyatt : Murray Deans

Duke of Norfolk : John Chapman

Sir Henry Norris : Guyene Muneesamy

Mary Boleyn : Emily Grimson

Jane Seymour : Sarah McCarthy

George Boleyn : Jon Foster

Archbishop Warham : Alistair Maydon

Thomas Cranmer : Paul Isaacs

Princess Mary : Bryony Purdue

French Ambassador : Michael Mayne


Creatives


Author: Hilary Mantel, adapted by Mike Poulton
Composer: Dan Smith
Director: Dan Usztan
Set designer: Jude Chalk
Lighting: Stephen Ley
Sound: Rob Ellis
Production: Tower Theatre Company

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