Digital Archive:Cast list, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead (2011)

Listing show dates and detailing cast, creative and production teams

In association with Theatre Royal Haymarket Productions




CAST in order of appearance

Rosencrantz – Samuel Barnett

Guildenstern – Jamie Parker

The Player – Tim Curry/Chris Andrew Mellon

(Mellon took over role after previews due to Curry’s withdrawal through ill health)

Alfred – Charlie Hamblett

Players – Chris Andrew Mellon   Trevor Allan Davies

Zac Fox   Greg Last   James Northcote

Musician – Keith Thompson

Ophelia – Katherine Press

Hamlet – Jack Hawkins

Claudius – James Simmons

Gertrude – Fiona Gillies

Polonius – Andrew Jarvis

Courtiers – Tomm Coles   Tom Golding   Elisabeth Hopper

Jody Elen Machin   Stephen Pallister

Horatio – Michael Benz

Fortinbras – Tom Golding

Soldier – Stephen Pallister

Ambassador – Andrew Jarvis


Director – Trevor Nunn

Designer – Simon Higlett

Costume Designer – Fotini Dimou

Lighting Designer – Tim Mitchell

Music – Steven Edis

Sound Designer – Paul Groothuis

Movement – Etta Murfitt

Fight Director – Malcolm Ranson

Casting Director – Maggie Lunn

Associate Director – Michael Oakley

Associate Sound Designer – John Owens

Costume Supervisor – Mary Charlton

Props Supervisors – Chris Marcus & Jonathan Hall for Marcushall Props


Production Manager – Paul Hennessy

Company And Stage Manager – Maggie Mackay

Deputy Stage Manager – Clare Harper-Lewis

Assistant Stage Managers – Becky Hartnett, Emily Oliver


May: Fri 20UCP, Sat 21UCP, Mon 23UCP, Tue 24P, Wed 25P, Thu 26(PT), Fri 27, Sat 28m&e,

Mon 30, Tue 31PN

June: Wed 1, Thu 2m&e(S), Fri 3(D), Sat 4m&e, Mon 6(T), Tue 7, Wed 8m(D)&e, Thu 9, Fri 10,

Sat 11m(D)&LP


UCP = University of Chichester Preview

P = Preview

PN = Press Night

D = Audio Described Performance

S = Sign Interpreted Performance

PT = Pre Show Talk

T = Post Show Discussion ‘After Words’

m = matinee

e = evening

L = Last Night


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