One of Australia’s most acclaimed actors, John Stanton, returns to fortyfivedownstairs with his great solo performance And When He Falls, bringing the bloody Plantagenet Kings of England to vivid life.
The recent discovery of the bones of Richard lll, the last of 14 Plantagenet Kings, has brought their 300 year history to prominence yet again. And who better to illuminate this astonishing tale of political and sexual intrigue, tainted bloodlines and rampant blood lust than John Stanton.
And When He Falls demonstrates his passion for the monologues of Christopher Marlowe and William Shakespeare, detailing the intrigues and complexities of an amazing 300 years of British history.
Image: John Stanton Image credit, Matt Stanton.