Join Joe Murphy, Sherman’s Artistic Director and previous Old Vic Baylis Director, as he welcomes a new guest fortnightly to talk about their career in theatre, their highs and lows along the way – and to ask them the ultimate question: what’s your favourite play?
PlayCrush is created in collaboration with the Sherman Theatre, Cardiff, and is is supported by Royal Bank of Canada in association with the TS Eliot Estate.
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Series 3 guests and plays
Golda Rosheuvel: Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom
This week, Joe welcomes actor Golda Rosheuvel. Golda talks to Joe about her role as Queen Charlotte in Netflix’s recent hit series Bridgerton, and the impact of the character, as well as the characters in her chosen PlayCrush, Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom by August Wilson, on the progression of black stories on stage and screen.TRANSCRIPT: PLAYCRUSH, GOLDA ROSHEUVEL
Other Series 3 guests and plays
Bronagh Gallagher, August: Osage County
SERIES 2 GUESTS AND PLAYS:
Denise Gough, Electra | Hammed Animashaun, A Midsummer Night’s Dream | Ella Hickson, Revolt. She Said. Revolt Again | Owen Teale, Macbeth | Isobel Waller-Bridge, Woyzeck | Arinzé Kene, The Crucible
SERIES 1 GUESTS AND PLAYS:
George MacKay, The Caretaker | Sheila Atim, Agamemnon | Nick Payne, This Wild Night | Matthew Warchus, The Norman Conquests | Jade Anouka, The Phlebotomist | Michael Sheen, Hamlet