The Herbal Bed


  • Tue 26 Apr - Sat 07 May
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    A Rose Theatre Kingston, English Touring Theatre and Royal & Derngate Northampton Production

Gemma Hancock & Sam Stevenson

Casting Directors

Theatre work includes The Haunting of Hill House (Liverpool Playhouse); For Services Rendered (Chichester); Accolade (St James Theatre); The Vertical Hour (Park Theatre); F*ck the Polar Bears, The Royale, Perseverance Drive, The Herd (Bush Theatre), An Inspector Calls (National Tour); One Man, Two Guvnors (West End and National Tour); 55 Days, In the Club, What the Butler Saw, Abigail’s Party (Hampstead Theatre); The Humans (Rotterdam, New York, Avignon); Our Country’s Good (St James Theatre and National Tour); The Real Thing (tour); Breakfast at Tiffany’s, Ring Round the Moon, Waiting for Godot (West End); Canary (tour); Tejas Verdes, Emperor Jones, The Chairs (Gate Theatre); King Lear (Royal Shakespeare Company) and Blood and Gifts (National Theatre). Sam and Gemma have also cast more than 20 productions for Peter Hall, including Henry IV, Pygmalion, Where There’s a Will, Waiting for Godot, Uncle Vanya, The Dresser, As You Like It, Habeas Corpus and Measure for Measure.

TV work includes Don’t Take My Baby, Our World War, Glasgow Girls (BBC3); Nightshift, Care, The Snipist, The Minor Character, Nixon’s the One (‘Playhouse Presents’ for Sky Arts); The Selection (Warner Bros); four series of Silent Witness (BBC1); Martin Amis’ Money (BBC2); Consuming Passion, Mr Loveday’s Little Outing (BBC4); The Inspector Lynley Mysteries (BBC1) and many episodes of The Bill for ITV. In 2010 Gemma and Sam received a Primetime Emmy nomination for their casting of Emma for BBC1.

Film work includes Leave to Remain, Private Peaceful, Babel and The New World.