Joseph Adelakun in new version of The Winter’s Tale with The National Theatre

Joseph trained at Rose Bruford College before gaining a wealth of credits in the industry. His Stage credits include Julius Caesar (RSC), Antony & Cleopatra (RSC), Titus Adronicus (RSC), Richard II (Arcola Theatre), Comedy of Errors (National Theatre) and What the Thunder Said (Manchester Royal Exchange/Live Theatre).

Perdita is a brave, intelligent and much-loved girl, but something is not quite right in her world. Join her on a journey through magic and mayhem as she uncovers her story – the girl who was once lost and then found.

This exciting version of Shakespeare’s play returns to the National Theatre in February, and is the perfect introduction to Shakespeare for younger audiences.