Sir Ian in Sheffield :: in the Crucible

One of the joys of this job is occasional moments with very wonderful people, and Monday night this week was one of those. I only had around five minutes to photograph Sir Ian McKellen before he did one of the ‘housewarming’ shows at Sheffield’s newly refurbished Crucible Theatre, the home of ‘thrill-a-minute’ snooker as well as top theatre productions.  The stage and main house are looking fantastic on this brief visit, and Sir Ian was gentle and gracious, which is always a relief when you photograph someone who is well known…

Sir Ian McKellen :: Sheffield Crucible

Sir Ian McKellen :: Sheffield Crucible

And not a mention of wizards…