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Life in Stages S1 Ep5: Sophie Okonedo and Dominic Cooke in conversation at the National Theatre


Old friends, actor Sophie Okonedo (Hotel Rwanda, Antony & Cleopatra) and director Dominic Cooke (On Chesil Beach, The Hollow Crown), open up about what it’s like to act and direct in some of the world's biggest theatres.

They reflect on their lives in theatre, from drama school auditions to presidential compliments from the Obamas, when performing on Broadway in this, their Life in Stages.