Judi Dench, Julie Walters and Ian McKellen among Old Vic anniversary ambassadors

Dame Judi Dench, Dame Julie Walters, Sir Ian McKellen and Sir Ben Kingsley are among the actors who have been named bicentenary ambassadors of The Old Vic ahead of the theatre’s 200th birthday.

The ambassadors will curate monologues, share their reflections on the theatre and attend special events to celebrate the anniversary.

Dame Judi, Ralph Fiennes, Glenda Jackson and Daniel Radcliffe are among the stars who will share birthday messages to the theatre during the week of the anniversary in May. Other famous faces who will serve as ambassadors include Dame Eileen Atkins, Hugh Bonneville, Dominic West and Oscar nominee Lesley Manville.

Source: independent.ie

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *