Friday, 18 January 2019

Corrie star makes history in Shakespeare play

Shobna Gulati, who played Sunita Alahan in Coronation Street and will be starring in the "first ever company of women of colour" performing Shakespeare on a major UK stage.

The Globe Theatre in London described their staging of Richard II as "historic".  It is the first of Shakespeare's four plays about King Richard's fall from power and the House of Lancaster's rise to the British throne.

Richard II runs from 22 February to 21 April in the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse.  All details and tickets here.

See also: Shakespeare - Coronation Street style!

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1 comment:

popcorn said...

I saw her in "Everybody's Talking about Jamie" and she was brilliant!

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