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The Old Globe have posted photos from the opening night party for Richard II here: https://www.facebook.com/pg/TheOldGlobe/photos/?tab=album&album_id=10155399618414350

Only three of the pictures feature our favourite camera dodger! Click on them below for the full size:


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 There hasn't been much -I was hoping that they might release some opening night pics, but they haven't! :-(
Oh well, here is what I have found:
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 A photo of Robert Sean Leonard and Nora L Carroll in Richard II here: www.instagram.com/p/BVbZQUxF_PX/
A photo of Robert Sean Leonard and Tory Kittles in Richard II here: twitter.com/gbmag/status/875861938223235073
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 The Old Globe kicks off its summer Shakespeare season with a debate over how best to challenge a ruler's legitimacy, especially if he is divinely chosen to lead.
Tony Award-winner Robert Sean Leonard takes on the title role in "King Richard II," a leader who believes in the divine right of kings dealing with a revolt against his rule. Leonard is perhaps best known for his roles in the movie "Dead Poets Society" or the TV series "House," but has been performing at The Old Globe for more than 20 years.
"I think this play is the story of a man born into immense power, who feels he is chosen by God to rule, but he is actually quite distant from himself, from his humanity and his fallibility," director Erica Schmidt said. "We see the abuse of power, and the cycle of vengeance, and the deep, isolating fear of betrayal—which was quite radical for Shakespeare to write about."
"King Richard II" runs through July 15.
Leonard joins KPBS Midday Edition on Wednesday to discuss what he finds so compelling about his latest role.

Listen to the radio interview on the site here: www.kpbs.org/news/2017/jun/14/robert-sean-leonard-returns-old-globe-richard-ii/
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 Photographer Jim Cox posted some pics of the Richard II dress rehearsal:

Shooting production photos at the final dress of RICHARD II,@theoldglobe. Starring @robertseanleonard. A terrific production. And RSL is wonderful!#theaterphotography #oldglobe

Links to the pics here:

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Ken Ludwig’s Robin Hood and Robert Sean Leonard Tapped for Old Globe

As we know, RSL will be playing Richard II at the Old Globe Theater.  Here is an article about it.

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The Old Globe today announced the remaining productions in its 2017 Summer Season, a Summer Shakespeare Festival lineup featuring Robert Sean Leonard in the title role of the towering history play Richard II, directed by Erica Schmidt. Richard II plays June 11 - July 15, with Opening Night on Sunday, June 18.

Source: Broadway World

Thanks to Scrivo35 at tumblr for the information!


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