Tim Delap on playing Mr Rochester

Jane Eyre - 17-22 July

Tim Delap & Nadia Clifford in rehearsal for Jane Eyre
Photo: Ellie Kurttz

It’s one of the most enduring romances ever written, but an upcoming production of Jane Eyre looks set to unveil a different side to the classic novel.

Tim Delap plays Mr Rochester, as well as a member of the ensemble and a young girl at Jane’s school, Lowood. He tells us why the role involved so much physicality, and what director Sally Cookson has brought to this well-known story:

Tim has appeared in everything from The History Boys to Richard II, and you can see him here in Jane Eyre from 17-22 July. Tickets are available now.