Watership Down

Watership Down, (Watermill Theatre, Newbury)
Adam Penford directs Richard Adams' classic 1972 children's novel
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Bringing rabbits to life from page to stage in Watership Down
By James Backway
Ahead of tonight's opening night, actor James Backway looks at how he has been preparing to bounce, hop and dance like a rabbit