International theatre company Bilimankhwe Arts presents their new production of Shakespeare’s The Tempest, directed by artistic director Kate Stafford and designed by Hazel Albarn, on UK tour in Autumn 2017.
Tag: William Shakespeare
Award-winning theatre company Antic Disposition present a thrilling new production of Shakespeare’s Richard III, staged in six of England’s most historic cathedrals and London’s ancient Temple Church.
Theatre company GOLEM! returns to the Hope Theatre with I Know You Of Old, a reorchestration by David Fairs of Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing.
How many puns can one play contain, particularly when they aren’t incorporated into the original story to begin with? Alexander Raptotasios has taken The Scottish Play, one of Shakespeare’s most well-known and much-loved works, and shoehorned in a fair few cheesy, somewhat degrading, karaoke numbers. They may be intended to add a new dimension to the tale and engender newfound empathy for the characters, but in reality, they detract from a compelling tale and cheapen both the production and company in equal measure.