Video: Shakespeare in Love releases trailer ahead of opening night
Shakespeare in Love, which is currently in previews at the Noel Coward Theatre, has released a trailer for the show, ahead of the play’s opening night on July 23.
Produced by Disney and Sonia Friedman Productions, it is the stage adaptation of the Academy Award-winning film that starred Joseph Fiennes, Gweneth Paltrow and Judi Dench.
The West End production stars Tom Bateman as William Shakespeare, Lucy Briggs-Owen as Viola De Lesseps and Anna Carteret as Queen Elizabeth.
The show has been adapted for the stage by Billy Elliot writer Lee Hall, and is directed by Declan Donnellan, with design by Nick Ormerod.
Music is by Paddy Cunneen, choreography by Jane Gibson, lighting by Neil Austin and sound by Simon Baker.
We need your help…
When you subscribe to The Stage, you’re investing in our journalism. And our journalism is invested in supporting theatre and the performing arts.
The Stage is a family business, operated by the same family since we were founded in 1880. We do not receive government funding. We are not owned by a large corporation. Our editorial is not dictated by ticket sales.
We are fully independent, but this means we rely on revenue from readers to survive.
Help us continue to report on great work across the UK, champion new talent and keep up our investigative journalism that holds the powerful to account. Your subscription helps ensure our journalism can continue.