RSC's Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies Begin Tonight
Ben Miles will play Thomas Cromwell and Lucy Briers will play Katherine of Aragon in the Royal Shakespeare Company 's much-anticipated double bill of Hilary Mantel's Man Booker prize-winning novels, Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies, adapted by Mike Poulton .
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Mantel says RSC adaptation of novel is 'dream come true'
Double Booker Prize-winning author Hilary Mantel says the prospect of seeing the Royal Shakespeare Company's adaptations of her books is "a dream come true".
Hilary Mantel's award-winning Tudor novels Wolf Hall and Bring Up the ...
The Royal Shakespeare Company is gearing up to put on two of its fastest selling shows on stage this month - both adaptations of highly-acclaimed Hilary Mantel novels.
The path from page to stage
Before heading out to talk to Mike Poulton about adapting Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies for the stage, I pop the two books on the scales.