Elizabeth 1 and Narrator, Orlando, The Royal Exchange, Manchester
Written by Virginia Woolf. Adapted by Sarah Ruhl. Directed by Max Webster.
A time travelling gender-swapping comedy that romps across continents and centuries.
See Suranne Jones talking about the production here
"Richard Hope particularly shines as Elizabeth I gliding across the stage like a demented Dalek – snarling, predatory and repulsive." BBC
Click here for a review from the Royal Exchange, Manchester
Suranne Jones as Orlando, Richard Hope as Queen
Photos ©Jonathan Keenan