Tag Archives: Sam Mendes

The Cherry Orchard, Old Vic, June 2009

Simon Russell Beale as the ex-serf Lopakhin did a splendid job of trying to impose some rational behaviour on these once-wealthy landowners, warning them they will lose the whole estate if they do nothing.

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The Winter’s Tale, at the Old Vic, June 2009

The role of Leontes was brilliantly played by Simon Russell Beale

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