Mary Stuart - Royal Central School of Speech & Drama
for MA Acting Classical.

Adaption and Direction: Ben Naylor
Associate Directors: Iraz Chamami and Anna Healey
Set Design: Max Dorey
Costume Design:
 Chantelle Gerrard
Sound Design: David Hermann
Lighting Design: Joshua Gadsby

Photography: Patrick Baldwin


Politics, faith and principle collide in Schiller’s extraordinary 1800 tragedy,
which pits Elizabeth I against her imprisoned rival and cousin Mary, Queen of Scots.
This intense and subtle psycho-drama, with Shakespearean overtones,
is without doubt one of the great classics of German, and indeed European, theatre.


Staged in Max Dorey's sparse and architectural set , light had fantastic a fantastic opportunity to play with scale and direction.

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