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Shakespeare in Performance: Stage Production

As You Like It (1991, Cheek By Jowl)

TitleAs You Like It
Theater CompanyCheek By Jowl
Release LocationsUK
Start Date1991-07-11
Play ConnectionsAs You Like It (performance)
Media Collections


The world premiere of this performance began 11 July 1991 at Redgrave Theatre. Its London run began 2 December 1991 at Lyric Hammersmith and featured 32 performances. In 1994, this performance had a revival that ran for 23 performances at the Albery Theatre in London. Roles were almost entire recast, with one notable exception being Adrian Lester as Rosalind (see performance 2570 for details). Run time was 2 hours and 55 minutes.

Performance Chronicle Gatekeeper — Added 2011-07-18

Cast Overview

The DukeDavid Hobbs
RosalindAdrian Lester
CeliaTom Hollander
OliverMark Bannister
Jaques de BoysRichard Henders
OrlandoPatrick Toomey
AdamSam Graham
DennisAnthony Hunt
Le BeauMike Afford
CharlesJoe Dixon
TouchstonePeter Needham
AmiensConrad Nelson
JaquesJoe Dixon
CorinMike Afford
SilviusMark Benton
PhebeSam Graham
AudreyRichard Cant
Sir Oliver MartextAnthony Hunt
1st LordRichard Henders
2nd LordAnthony Hunt

Production Team and Crew Overview

DirectorDeclan Donnellan
DesignerNick Ormerod
LightingJudith Greenwood
Movement DirectorSue Lefton
Fight DirectorJohn Waller
Production Manager/Company Stage ManagerLouise Yeomans
MusicPaddy Cunneen

Company Overview

Theater Company Cheek By Jowl