William Lyons

William Lyons


For the National: Everyman

For the Globe: The Comedy of Errors, Augustine's Oak, Richard II, Much Ado About Nothing, The Taming of the Shrew, Romeo and Juliet, The Winter's Tale, Coriolanus, In Extremis, Merry Wives of Windsor, Liberty, Anne Boleyn, All's Well That Ends Well, Blue Stockings, Dr Scroggy's War

Other theatre includes: Twelfth Night, Measure for Measure, The Merry Wives of Windsor, and as performer/advisor Dr Dee

TV & Film

The Hour of the Pig, History of Islam, Terry Jones' Medieval Lives, Hamlet, A Knight's Tale, Pride and Prejudice, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Shrek the Third, The Hobbit, Elizabeth: The Golden Age, Robin Hood, Grand Budapest Hotel, Wolf Hall


The Topping Tooters of the Town (writer and presenter)


Director of acclaimed early music ensembles The Dufay Collective and The City Musick; tutor in Medieval and Renaissance Studies at Guildhall School of Music and Drama and the Royal College of Music; editor of 'Wait' and 'Türmusik' entries in the Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians.

William Lyons is a Leverhulme Research Fellow 2014-16.

Published February 2015