VIDEO: Richard II - Production Diary 9

This week's Richard II production diary video focuses on what goes on behind the scenes in the build up to one of the previews.
Keith Osborn, who plays Sir Stephen Scroop, meets us at the stage door and takes us into the dressing rooms for pre-show preparations.
James Kitto, the duty manager, greets us front of house as the team prepare to welcome the public.
The doors open and theatre-goers arrive. Backstage, Klare Roger from the stage management team begins the count down to curtain up with a thirty minute call ...
Richard II plays in the Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon from 10 October to 16 November 2013. It transfers to the Barbican 9 December to 25 January.