Tagged: Antony Sher

Antony Sher – Year Of The Mad King 0

Antony Sher – Year Of The Mad King

Antony Sher’s diaries, charting his exploration of some of Shakespeare’s most iconic roles, could easily be marketed as essential ‘how to’ guides for young actors , his honesty and anxiety must be reassuring for performers...

King Lear @ The Barbican Centre 0

King Lear @ The Barbican Centre

For many actors Lear is the ultimate role, hence the proliferation of productions that appear every year. In 2016 alone we’ve had Timothy West, Don Warrington and Michael Pennington all pop up in the role...

DVD REVIEW: RSC’s King and Country Box Set 0

DVD REVIEW: RSC’s King and Country Box Set

I’m a relatively new convert to Shakespeare. Going to an all-boys secondary school in the mid-nineties there was very little focus on arts subjects and it put me off the bard for a long time....

Antony Sher – Year Of The Fat Knight 0

Antony Sher – Year Of The Fat Knight

It’s strangely comforting to realise that even the greatest actors have their fair share of fears and worries over their performances. Though most performers work hard to hide them, in his latest book Year of The...