The Show Must Go Online’s live stream reading will take place this evening at 7pm .

Full casting has been announced for The Show Must Go online’s live stream reading of William Shakespeare’s The History of Henry IV Part II.

The show is set to include: Lucy Aley-Parker (Hostess Quickly), Nicky Allpress (Rumour The Presenter), Eifion Ap Cadno (Earl of Warwick), John D. Huston (Bardolph), Elizabeth Dennehy (King Henry IV), Robert Doust (Silence), James Drake (Lord Mowbray), Lynn Favin (Lady Percy), Candice Handy (Earl of Westmorland), Quinn Hendel (Ensemble), Curt Himmelberger (Lord Bardolph), Lindsey Huebner (Lord Hastings), Blioux Kirkby (Ensemble), Elizabeth Lancaster (Shallow), Jack Lancaster (Ensemble), Stephen Leask (Sir John Falstaff), Nerrisa Makgakga (Lord Chief Justice), David Martinez (Ensemble), Tyler Nowakowski (Ensemble), Christopher Paddon (Pistol), Stephanie Stevens (Prince John of Lancaster), Jamie Richard-Stewart (Henry Percy, Earl of Northumberland), Jenny Rowe (Ensemble), Fergus Rattigan (Richard Scroop, Archbishop of York), Tom Vanson (Morton), Tanvi Virmani (Prince Henry), Jenny Wills (Ensemble), with Genie Kaminski and Patrick McHugh as swings.

It was also announced today that The Show Must Go Online were awarded their second OnComm Award for Richard III, previously also winning for Shakespeare’s Star Wars. The OnComm is an Online Commendation from The Offies which aims to recognise the excellence of shows from independent, alternative and fringe theatres that are being presented online since March 2020 during the Covid-19 pandemic.

The live streamed reading of The History of Henry IV Part II can be watched live on Wednesday 8 July at 7pm BST here. Previous readings from the series are also available here.