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Photos: First Look at Orlando James & Eve Ponsonby in West End's SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE

The critically acclaimed production of Shakespeare in Love has today released production pictures of the new cast which took over at London's Noel Coward Theatre on 12 January 2015. Check them out below!

As previously announced, the production's second company stars Orlando James as Will Shakespeare opposite Eve Ponsonby as Viola De Lesseps. The pair recently appeared together in Cheek by Jowl's production of 'Tis Pity She's A Whore directed by their Artistic Director and Director of Shakespeare in Love, Declan Donnellan.

Joining James and Ponsonby in the cast, Nicholas Asbury plays Wessex, Neal Barry plays Henslowe, Richard Bremmer plays Tilney and Sir Robert De Lesseps, Paul Brennen plays Fennyman, Suzanne Burden plays Queen Elizabeth, Ryan Donaldson plays Ned Alleyn, Edward Franklin plays Marlowe, Ncuti Gatwa plays Wabash, Gregg Lowe plays Sam, Andy McKeane plays Ralph, Peter Moreton plays Burbage, Joy Richardson plays Nurse, Charlie Tighe plays Nol and Stuart Wilde plays Webster. The cast also includes Aaron Anthony, Jonno Davies, Peter Hannah, Nick Hart, Joshua Higgott, Sioned Jones,Sandy Murray, Ellie Nunn, Thomas Padden, Stevie Raine, Elliot Rennie and Florence Roberts. Barney continues in his much-loved role as Spot the Dog.

Produced by Disney and Sonia Friedman Productions and based on the Academy Award®-winning screenplay by Marc Norman and Tom Stoppard, Shakespeare in Love has been adapted for the stage by Lee Hall (Billy Elliot). Featuring a company of 28 actors, musicians, and a dog - one of the largest companies ever assembled for a play in the West End - this new play is directed by Declan Donnellan and designed by Nick Ormerod, the driving force behind the world-renowned theatre company, Cheek by Jowl.

Tickets for Shakespeare in Love at the Noël Coward Theatre are now on sale online at www.shakespeareinlove.com or by calling the box office on 0844 482 5141.

Photos by Johan Persson

Photos: First Look at Orlando James & Eve Ponsonby in West End's SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE
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Photos: First Look at Orlando James & Eve Ponsonby in West End's SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE
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Photos: First Look at Orlando James & Eve Ponsonby in West End's SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE
Orlando James

Photos: First Look at Orlando James & Eve Ponsonby in West End's SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE
Orlando James, Eve Ponsonby

Photos: First Look at Orlando James & Eve Ponsonby in West End's SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE
Orlando James, Eve Ponsonby

Photos: First Look at Orlando James & Eve Ponsonby in West End's SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE
Orlando James, Eve Ponsonby

Photos: First Look at Orlando James & Eve Ponsonby in West End's SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE
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Photos: First Look at Orlando James & Eve Ponsonby in West End's SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE
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