In 2015 Val staged a world premiere performance of Lorca's The Shoemaker's Wonderful Wife for Peter Brook's festival at the V&A. This production was a new translation by Jesus Montero.
Below: Val Doulton with the cast for the World Premiere performance of The Shoemaker's Wonderful Wife by Federico Lorca.
Left to right: The translator Jesus Montero, Dermot Taylor, Ciara Murphy, Maria Leon, Anna Timoshenko, Laura Meaton, Holly Sayer, Director Valerie Doulton, Rosie Sheehy (who played the title role), Richard Hansell (who played the Shoemaker), Libby Rodliffe, Claudio Gonzalez Ravanal, Freddie Meredith, Bernardo Castilla. Photos by Simon Annand.
Above Left: Richard Hansell as Shoemaker.
Above Right: Rosie Sheehy as Shoemaker's wife
Above Left: Bernardo Castilla as the Author.
Above Right: Ciara Murphy as the Boy and Rosie Sheehy as The Shoemaker's Wife.
Above: Freddie Meredith as Young Man with Hat.