Queen Catherine / Old Ma Gwynn played by Joanne Howarth
Nell Gwynn (2017)
Written by: Jessica Swale
Joanne trained at Rose Bruford College.
Previous work for Shakespeare's Globe includes: Much Ado About Nothing.
Other theatre includes: King Lear (Old Vic); Goodnight Mr Tom (West End and Tour); I Am a Camera (Southwark Playhouse); Bingo (Chichester/Young Vic); You Can’t Take It With You (Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester); The Comedy of Errors, Twelfth Night, Faust, The Alchemist, The Virtuoso, ’Tis Pity She’s a Whore (RSC); Hallelujah (Theatre503); Shadowmouth (Sheffield Crucible); Men Should Weep, After the Dance (Oxford Stage Tour); The Firework Maker’s Daughter (Told by an Idiot Tour); The Pull of Negative Gravity (Mercury Colchester, Traverse, Off Broadway); Singer (Tricycle); Present Laughter (Bath tour); Who Goes There? (Dreamthinkspeak); East is East (Leicester Haymarket), and Romeo and Juliet (Wolsey Ipswich).
Film includes: Making Noise Quietly.
Television includes: Innocents, Spooks, Wallander, Casualty, EastEnders, Waking the Dead, Doctors, and Grange Hill.
As Director: There’s Magic in the Web and Much Ado About Nothing (Shakespeare’s Globe).