Introducing: Macbeth cast 2017

We are hugely excited to introduce you to our cast for Macbeth this summer! Opening on 21st June, David Hywel Baynes returns to St Paul’s to perform as the title character, and we are thrilled to introduce Mogali Masuku making her professional debut this summer as Lady Macbeth.

Check out photos of the cast by Hannah Barton at their first gathering below, and scroll down for more information on each of them!

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david-baynes.jpgDavid Hywel Baynes

Training: Webber Douglas Academy and LAMDA.

Theatre includes: Caliban in The Tempest (Ophelia Theatre Group); The Dauphin in Henry V at (Globe); Bolt in Pericles (Savannah Music Festival); Richard in Richard III (Offie nomination for Best Actor), Queen of Hearts & March Hare in Alice in Wonderland”, Brutus in Julius Caesar, Puck in A Midsummer Night’s Dream, and Chief Weasel in The Wind in the Willows (Iris Theatre at St Paul’s Church); Macduff in Macbeth (Shelter); Benedick in Much Ado About Nothing (Island Shakespeare); Puck in A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Shakespeare Forum), Rosencrantz & The Gravedigger in Hamlet (Sons of Liberty); Shawn Keogh in Playboy of the Western World (Love and Madness); Skinny in MOJO (Blackfish).

Directing credits include: Measure for Measure (Island Shakespeare); and Hamlet (The Sons of Liberty).

Television includes: Gotham (FOX).

David is also founder and artistic director for the recently formed New York Shakespeare Company.

Stephan PhotoStephan Boyce
Duncan / Seyton

Training: LAMDA

Theatre includes: Romeo & Juliet (Reading Between The Lines Theatre Company, Salisbury Playhouse); Titus Andronicus (The Malachite Theatre Company); Thirst (Brightlights Production Company).

Television includes: How Did We Get Here? (Olan Collardy & Leon Mayne).

Commercials include: Coca Cola; Barclays.

jenny-horsthuis-main-shot.jpgJenny Horsthuis
Malcolm / 2nd Witch

Training: East 15 Acting School

Theatre includes: Mr Kolpert, Olga, Othello, The Cherry Orchard, The Taming of The Shrew, Pressure Drop, Summer Brave, The Baden-Baden Lesson on Consent, The Permanent Way (East 15).

Television includes: Jane Austen v Tinder, 12 Sketches in a Shed (Dan Tambling); Seen and Heard (Children’s Society).

nick-howard-brown1.jpgNick Howard-Brown
Banquo / Captain

Training: East 15 Acting School

Theatre includes: Much Ado About Nothing, Treasure Island, Twelfth Night, Pinocchio, Julius Caesar, Richard III, Alice in Wonderland, Alice Through the Looking Glass (Iris Theatre); Four Thieves’ Vinegar (Barons Court); The Merchant of Venice (The Globe); Hamlet (Tivoli Theatre); Before the Fire Burns Out (Cheltenham Everyman); Tinderbox (Tooting Arts Club).

linford-headshot.jpgLinford Johnson
Ross / 1st Witch

Training: Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts

Theatre includes: Show Boat (New London Theatre); War Horse (UK, Ireland, South Africa Tour); Hair (Hopemill Theatre); Alice’s Adventures Underground (Waterloo Vaults); Territory (The Lowry); The Meeting (Pleasance).

Other credits: Port Stories (The Dukes Theatre); West End Heroes (Dominion Theatre); The Night of 1000 Stars (Royal Albert Hall).

Mogali MasukuMogali Masuku
Lady Macbeth / 3rd Witch

Training: Central School of Speech and Drama

Theatre includes: Tomorrow I’ll be Twenty (Complicité).

Colour Matt StubbsMatt Stubbs
Macduff / Murderer

Training: Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts

Theatre includes: A Midsummer Nights Dream (Stafford Castle); Much Ado About Nothing, A Midsummer Nights Dream, Romeo and Juliet, Macbeth (Page2Stage Productions); Love In The Wood (Theatre Royal Haymarket); Docks Law (The Lowry); Sun and Heir , Ludd and Isis (Royal Opera House); Craven Choke Puppies (Paines Plough); Dying For It (Pleasance); Not Enough Oxygen (The Cockpit); Aladdin, Jack And The Beanstalk (Blackburn Empire Theatre); Calling (The Tabard); Numerous immersive productions (Gideon Reeling and Bakehouse Factory).

Radio, Television & Film includes: Arnold Bennett (BBC Radio 4); Emmerdale (ITV); The Bill (ITV); David Bennett in The Royal (ITV); Robin (CarBoot Films); Ways To Live Forever (El Capitan Pictures); Life Classes (Boogle Eye Films).