Season Two continues … Episode Three of Season Two is now available on our Youtube channel for all the world to see! We are delighted to be able to bring you the fabulous Christopher Kirby, playing a piece from Sir Thomas More for your viewing enjoyment.
“Imagine that you see the wretched strangers, their babies at their backs …”
Meet Shakespeare Republic’s “Thomas More”, played by Christopher Kirby, as he tries to convince a group of parliamentary peers the errors of their ways.
“What do you do to your souls in doing this?”
Shakespeare Republic: celebrating the brilliance of the Bard
Guest Artists: Faran Martin & Vuyo Loko
Parliamentary Committee Members: Katrina Climie, Lyonel Draper, Robert Jackson, Pankaj Kashyap, Stephen Moore, Daniel Oakley, Jordanka Petkoff, Pauline Sherry, Vivian Smedley & Stephen Wyley
Directed, Adapted & Edited by Sally McLean
Written by William Shakespeare
Produced by Sally McLean, Billy Smedley, Shane Savage and Perri Cummings
Cinematography by Shaun Herbertson
Sound Recording by Abramo Peghini
Sound Design & Editing by Tim McCormick
Camera Assistant: Cam Green
Unit Management by Marg Woodlock McLean
Make Up by Paulie King
Unit Assistant: Taylah McLean
Music by Jordan Ross
Filmed on location at St Catherine’s School, Toorak, Victoria
The Producers would like to acknowledge our sponsors: The Courthouse Hotel, North Melbourne and Mr Moto and all our donors and backers who made Season Two possible.
Shakespeare Republic is supported by Creative Partnerships Australia through MATCH and auspiced by Auspicous Arts Projects Inc.