Condemned to death, Mary Queen of Scots has been held prisoner for nineteen years. Can her cousin Elizabeth 1st be seen to carry out the sentence? Dare she not
carry it out? In the crisp air of the park around Fotheringay Castle the two women meet... Lia Williams trade the play's central roles, decided at each performance by the toss of a coin.Performers Juliet Stevenson (Elizabeth I/Mary Stuart), Lia Williams, Rudi Dharmalingam, Alexander Cobb, Rudi Dharmalingam, Vincent Franklin, David Jonsson, John Light, Carmen Munroe, Eileen Nicholas, Daniel Rabin, Sule Rimi, Alan Williams.
Author Friedrich Schiller. Producer Almeica Theatre. Adapted by Robert Icke. Director Robert Icke. Design Hildegard Bechtler. Music Laura Marling. Lighting Jackie Shemesh. Sound Paul Arditti. Other Tim Reid (video design). Director Julia Horan (casting director - CDG).