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Coriolanus

Author: William Shakespeare

Productions

Swan Theatre, 1994, RSC
Royal Shakespeare Theatre, 2017, RSC

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Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon
First performance: 18th May 1994
Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC)
Director: David Thacker. Designer: Fran Thompson.
Lighting Designer: Alan Burrett. Music: Adrian Johnston. Movement: Lesley Hutchison.
Fight Director: Terry King. Sound: Charles Horne. Music Director: Michael Tubbs.

CharacterPlayed By
The Romans
Citizen, later an Aedile
Understudy Adrian/Citizen
Linford Brown
Citizen, later an Aedile
Understudy Citizen/1st Watch
Nigel Clauzel
Citizen
Understudy Coriolanus
Anthony Cochrane
Citizen
Understudy Valeria
Julia Crane
Citizen
Understudy Servant/2nd Watch
Howard Crossley
Citizen
Understudy Citizen/Servant
Daniel Evans
Citizen
Understudy Junius Brutus
David Hounslow
Citizen
Undertsudy Tullus Aufidius
Adrian Irvine
Citizen
Understudy Sicinius Velutus
Colin Jarrett
Citizen
Understudy Titus Lartius/
2nd Volscian Senator/Nicanor
Vivian Munn
Citizen
Understudy Servant
Fiona Tong
Sicinius Velutus, Tribune of the PeopleLinal Haft
Junius Brutus, Tribune of the PeopleEwan Hooper
Cominus, the ConsulDavid Killick
Caius Martius, later CoriolanusToby Stephens
Menenius, friend of Caius MartiusPhilip Voss
Titus Lartius, a Roman General
Understudy Cominius
Anthony Naylor
First Senator
Understudy Menenius
Colin George
Second Senator
Understudy 1st Roman/Volscian Senators
Alan Faulkner
Volumnia, Caius Martius' motherCaroline Blakiston
Virgilia, Caius Martius' wifeMonica Dolan
Valeria, friend of Virgilia
Understudy Volumnia
Tanya Moodie
Gentlewoman
Understudy Virgilia/Citizen/Servant
Thusitha Jayasundera
Young Martius, Caius Martius' sonIvor Hill
Alternating with JP
Young Martius, Caius Martius' sonJeremy Pyke
Alternating with IH
Nicanor, a Roman spyKevin Doyle
The Volscians
Tullus AufidusBarry Lynch
First SenatorGriffith Jones
Second SenatorAlan Faulkner
AdrianKenn Sabberton
ServantJulia Crane
ServantHoward Crossley
ServantDaniel Evans
Servant/First WatchDavid Hounslow
Second WatchColin Jarrett
Musicians
TrumpetPeter Fisher
TrumpetRobert Pritchard
HornPeter Morris
TromboneKevin Pitt
PercussionJames Jones
KeyboardMichael Tubbs

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Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon
First performance: 15th September 2017
Last performance: 14th October 2017
Director: Angus Jackson. Designer: Robert Innes Hopkins.
Lighting Designer: Richard Howell. Composer: Mira Calix.
Sound Designer: Carolyn Downing. Movement Director: Lucy Cullingford.
Fight Director: Terry King. Assistant Director: Emma Butler.
Associate Movement Director: Sian Williams. Music Director: Jack Hopkins.

CharacterPlayed By
Caius Martius, later CoriolanusSope Dirisu
Volumnia, his motherHaydn Gwynne
Virgilia, his wife
Understudy Junius Brutus
Hannah Morrish
Young Martius, his sonTaha Elamin/Hector Magraw/Narayan Ray
Valeria/Roman Citizen/Volscian Servant
Understudy Sicinius Velutus
Katherine Toy
Cominius, the ConsulCharles Aitken
Titus Lartius, a general
Understudy Coriolanus
Ben Hall
Menenius, a patrician elderPaul Jesson
First Roman Senator/Roman Citizen/Volscian Soldier
Understudy Second Roman Senator
Christopher Middleton
Second Roman Senator/Roman Citizen/Volscian Watch
Understudy Cominius
Assad Zaman
Sicinius Veletus, Tribune of the plebeiansJackie Morrison
Junius Brutus, Tribune if the plebeiansMartina Laird
Aediles of the Tribunes/Roman Solider/Roman Citizen
Understudy Titus Lartius/Adiran (Volscian Lieutenant)
Bally Gill
Aediles of the Tribunes/Roman Citizen/Adrian, a lieutenant
Understudy Tullus Aufidius
Sean Hart
Aediles of the Tribunes/Roman Citizen/First Volsican Senator
Understudy Volumnia
Rebecca Wingate
Aediles of the Tribunes/Herald/Volscian Servant
Understudy First Roman Senator
Simon Yadoo
First Citizen/SoldierGeoffrey Lumb
Second Citizen/Soldier
Understudy Valeria
Justine Marriott
Nicanor, a solider/Roman Citizen
Understudy First Citizen
Robert Ginty
Gentlewoman/Roman Citizen/Volscian Citizen/Volscian Watch
Understudy Valeria/Second Citizen
Esther Niles
Roman Citizen/Second Volscian Senator/Volscian Servant
Understudy Menenius
Tony Boncza
Tullus AufidiusJames Corrigan
SupernumariesClifton Bloice, Morgan Cave, Rosemarie Clarke, Joe Deverell-Smith, Brandon Dodsworth, Katherine Gee-FInch, Frederick Goymer, Norma Julius, Robert Moore, Sandra Panton, Rebecca Pratt, Karen Rowley, Shiv Sharma, Nalina Tobiere, Caroline Ward, Anton Wright
Musicians
ViolinElizabeth Goble, Claire Turk
ViolaKatherine Lambeth
CelloClare Spencer-Smith
VoiceAlexandra Ferrari
KeyboardsJack Hopkins

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