If you like this, here are some more of William Shakespeare’s plays…
Winters Tale at Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre – 29th June to 20th July 2013
Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre is putting on a production of Shakespeare’s “The Winter’s Tale”, re-imagined for everyone aged six and over. “The Winter’s Tale” tells the story of Perdita, a lost princess who is raised by a shepherd. Her adventure brings her face-to-face with wild beasts, a magic statue, and an unexpected family reunion. But will she win the heart of her prince?
Macbeth at Globe Theatre – 25th June to 13th October 2013
The Globe Theatre is putting on a production of Shakespeare’s “Macbeth”. It tells the story of Macbeth, who is promised the Scottish crown by three wicked witches. Driven on by ambition and his ruthless wife, he assassinates the king to realise the prophecy. But as he claims the throne, Macbeth is haunted by demons from his past…
Taming Of The Shrew at Globe Theatre – 10th, 11th, 13th, 14th and 19th to 21st June 2013
The Globe Theatre is putting on a production of William Shakespeare’s “The Taming of the Shrew”. The play follows two wealthy sisters as they search for a husband. Bianca is modest and kind, and has no trouble attracting a string of suitors, but Katherina is wild and shrewish and the only man who wants to know is the gold-digging Petruchio. Will he be able to bully her to the altar?