Nurse played by Penny Layden
Romeo & Juliet (2009)
Written by: William Shakespeare
Penny Layden returned to the Globe to play the Nurse in the 2009 production of Romeo & Juliet. Previously at the Globe she played Ophelia in Hamlet (2000) and Diana in Antipodes (2000).
This is Penny's final bulletin, about the performances of Romeo and Juliet. She discusses the audience response to the play, to her character and to Shakespeare's humour.
This is the sixth bulletin from Penny, in which she talks about technical rehearsals.
This is the fifth bulletin from the Nurse (Penny Layden). It covers Penny’s costume, her work on key scenes and how she feels about the upcoming tech week.