Silvius, Charles, Le Beau played by Ben Lamb
As You Like It (2011)
Written by: William Shakespeare
Ben Lamb took on three Shakespearean roles as Silvius, Charles the Wrestler and Le Beau in the 2011 touring production of As You Like It.
Southhill Park in Bracknell is lovely; it’s a park next to an arts theatre. There is also a large Renaissance style building overlooking the park and so it just looks thoroughly glorious.
We are performing in the courtyard of the Bodleian Library in Oxford, which is an institution in itself as well as being part of the university - it’s also where they filmed parts of Harry Potter!
We are performing at a place called Schloss Hof in Austria as part of the Art Carnuntum festival. It’s an hour’s train ride from Vienna and also not too far from Slovakia either.