Joe Talbot: Director and Producer

Joe Talbot is the Co-Founder of Short Form Film Company and the Director and Producer of WillShake's Henry V.

Joe explains how his own difficulties with Shakespeare growing up prompted him to create WillShake: a vivid, exciting opportunity to break down the barriers that stop young audiences from engaging with the work of our greatest playwright.

WillShake Director and Producer Joe Talbot
Interview
(2015)

John Barton: Advisory Director, RSC

John Barton was a Co-Founder of the Royal Shakespeare Company, with whom he was a director for over 40 years.

Regarded as one of the most influential directors of his time, John explains the value of being hands-on and practical in rehearsals and shares his thoughts on Henry V, a text which became the first play he brought to London.

RSC Advisory Director John Barton
Interview
(2015)

Jonnie Kimmins: Playing WillShake

Jonnie Kimmins played the intriguing narrator WillShake in Henry V

Here, Jonnie reflects on his first professional acting role, the revelatory nature of finding himself behind the scenes on a film set and his new-found enjoyment of Shakespeare.

Actor Jonnie Kimmins
WillShake
(2015)
Interview