If you like this, here are some more of William Shakespeare’s plays…
Othello at National Theatre – 24th to 26th, 28th, 29th May, 14th to 16th, 21st to 26th June, 2nd to 6th, 12th to 15th, 22nd to 24th, 30th, 31st July, 1st to 4th, 9th to 11th, and 15th to 18th August 2013
The National Theatre will be putting on a production of “Othello”, one of Shakespeare’s greatest tragedies. It tells the tale of the military leader Othello, appointed to defend Cyprus from the Turks. But Iago, his jealous ensign, works to persuade him that Cassio and his young wife Desdemona are having an affair — with tragic consequences.
A Midsummer Nights Dream at Globe Theatre – 24th May to 12th October 2013
The plot for “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” revolves around two sets of couples whose complicated love affairs are complicated still further by the arrival of the King and Queen of the Fairies. Hermia loves Lysander and Helena loves Demetrius — but Demetrius is supposed to be marrying Hermia… When the lovers take refuge in the woods they wander into the midst of a kingly dispute.