10 - 18 August 2012
Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire, CV37 6BB
Russian artist and director Dmitry Krymov presents the world premiere of his beautiful and unique production of A Midsummer Night's Dream (As You Like It)
24 & 25 April 2012, Globe Theatre The acclaimed Vakhtangov Theatre mark their London debut with a Russian language production of Shakespeare’s ‘Measure for Measure’ at the Globe Theatre.
Justine Waddell (born 4 November 1976) is a South African born, British actress. Her roles include playing Estella in the 1999 BBC adaptation of Charles Dickens’s Great Expectations and her dual role in 2006 feature film The Fall. She has also appeared in various theatrical productions of works by Anton Chekhov such as the 1997 London stage production >>>
The first day ended with an evening with Dmitry Bykov and Bridget Kendall at Waterstone’s, Piccadilly. Bykov entertained the large audience with, along with everything else, a joke. It went like this: “At birth you get a label put on your arm, after death, it’s put on your foot. If someone gets the same number both times, they win a prize – a pressure cooker.”