(ANI): Actress Helen Mirren is set to return to the stage with the
title role in Racine's tragedy play Phaedra. The play, which also
stars Margaret Tyzack, will be directed by Nicholas Hytner. It
would be presented at National Theatre in June.
Also making their National Theatre debut are Michael Grandage,
who will direct Georg Buchner's 1834 historical epic "Danton's
Death," and Rupert Goold will direct J.B. Priestley's time-slip
drama “Time and the Conways." Hytner, has also announced further
classic revivals but casting or dates are yet fixed.