London Met Theatre and Performance graduate, Grace Willis, is currently appearing in King Lear at The Royal National Theatre.
The production is directed by Sam Mendes (most well known for his feature film American Beauty) and stars Simon Russell Beale as King Lear. It is performed in The National’s Oliver Theatre which seats 1,150 people and is currently sold out. The play had excellent 4/5* star reviews in all the national papers.
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Of the play, Grace has said: "It has been a wonderful learning opportunity to work alongside such great actors and to experience performing in such a big theatre."
Grace hopes to develop her relationship with the National whilst she is performing there.