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Rosmersholm - production images released

Hayley Atwell and Tom Burke

PRODUCTION images have been released for Duncan Macmillan’s new adaptation of Henrik Ibsen’s Rosmersholm. To view them, click here.

Previously Posted: Sonia Friedman Productions have released a new show image for Rosmersholm which begins previews at the Duke of York’s Theatre on April 24, 2019. The photograph was shot underwater.

Tom Burke (Strike, The Musketeers) will play the soulful John Rosmer haunted by history and tradition. Hayley Atwell (Howards End, Captain America) will be Rebecca West, an enigmatic and unpredictable, free-spirited heroine.

Giles Terera (Hamilton, West End) will be Andreas Kroll, a powerful moral voice, who struggles to reconcile his friendship to Rosmer amidst the changing political tides.

Henrik Ibsen’s classic examination of a country in state of political flux has been adapted by Duncan Macmillan and is directed by Ian Rickson. The cast also includes Lucy Briers (Wolf Hall, West End/Broadway) as Mrs Helseth, Jake Fairbrother (Lady from the Sea, Donmar Warehouse) as Peter Mortensgaard and Peter Wight (The Birthday Party, West End) as Ulrik Brendel.

An election looming. A country on the brink. A rabid press baying for blood. At the centre of the storm is Rosmersholm, the grand house of an influential dynasty. This is where the future will be decided by John Rosmer – a man torn between the idealised hope of the future and the ghosts of his past.

Rosmersholm will play at the Duke of York’s Theatre from May 2 (previews from April 24) to July 20, 2019.

Read more about Rosmersholm.

Image: Hayley Atwell and Tom Burke in Rosmersholm. Photography: Stuart Chorley. Design: Bob King Creative.