Laura Pyper

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Troilus and Cressida

Role Cressida
Director Matthew Dunster
The Globe Theatre

In 2009 Laura Pyper played the lead role of Cressida in Matthew Dunster's production of Troilus and Cressida at the Globe Theatre, where her performance gained critical praise.

Set seven years in to the Greek siege of Troy, Shakespeare's play follows the beautiful Cressida who embarks on a passionate love affair with Prince Troilus. When she is banished to the Greek camp with her treacherous father their love is tested in the extreme by the enforced separation.

Troilus and Cressida

The diminutive Laura Pyper, with punky purple highlights in her hair, brings a touching vulnerability to Cressida Charles Spencer
The Telegraph

Laura Pyper, a star in the making with lively stage presence and comic sensibility Philip Fisher
The British Theatre Guide

Laura Pyper's sweetly determined Cressida is positive and refreshing Michael Coveney
The Independent

Jessica Jackson & Frances Stevenson
+44 (0)20 7393 4343
Email Jessica Jackson & Frances Stevenson
Frances Stevenson & Jessica Jackson
+44 (0)20 7393 4343
Email Frances Stevenson & Jessica Jackson