2018 House Programs Re-Member Me - Page 2

Why is this play so iconic? And why is it done over and over again? RE-MEMBER ME CREDITS VOICES CREATED & PERFORMED BY Dickie Beau COLLABORATOR & DIRECTOR Jan-willem van den Bosch LIGHTING DESIGN Marty Langthorne STAGE MANAGER Naomi Harvey SPECIAL PROPS Fani Parali ADDITIONAL COSTUMES PROVIDED BY the Almeida Theatre, London Sir Ian McKellen, actor Sir John Gielgud, actor John Wood, former theatrical agent Sir Richard Eyre, Director, former Artistic Director of the Royal National Theatre Stephen Ashby, former dresser at the Royal National Theatre Sean Mathias, director Suzanne Bertish, actress John Peter, former chief critic of the Sunday Times The “Human Hamlet mixtape” features excerpts from the Hamlets of Sir John Gielgud, John Barrymore, Peter O’Toole and Kenneth Branagh. Developed with the support of the National Theatre New Works Department, Almeida Theatre, Birkbeck Centre for Contemporary Theatre and Arts Council England Grants for the Arts, Re-Member Me was first performed at the Almeida Theatre, London, in March 2017, on the set of Robert Icke’s production of Hamlet starring Andrew Scott. The show then transferred to the Public Theater, New York, where it was presented as part of the Under the Radar Festival in January 2018.