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The Tempest by William Shakespeare

7th - 11th Mar 2017

Event info

Start Time: 7.30pm

Tickets: £13.50 Concessions: £11.00


Description

"a reminder of the theatrical gem in our midst" - The Chronicle

Marooned on a remote island, Prospero, the usurped Duke of Milan, lives with his pretty young daughter Miranda and their two servants: the flighty spirit Ariel, and the downtrodden witchspawned drudge Caliban. Prospero uses his magic powers to conjure up a storm, shipwrecking his wicked brother and his court on the island, placing them at his mercy.

But Shakespeare’s classic is no simple tale of revenge. Romance and reconciliation win the day, with much roistering high-jinks, melodramatic sorcery, and knockabout comic interludes along the way in what is famously the most musical of the Bard’s dramas.

"an interesting and intriguing interpretation with much humour ... backed up with beautifully performed music" - Break A Leg

  • INFORMATION -
  • All tickets are non-refundable.
  • Please note the position of the stage on the seating plan when booking - Row A is the front, Row S is the rear.
  • Book for a party of 10+ for the same date, and receive 10% discount.
  • RUNNING TIME - approx 2hrs & 20mins (this includes an interval)
  • Customers are reminded that parking around the theatre is limited. Please leave yourself as much time as you are able to arrive, park & collect your tickets (if applicable).
  • SCHOOL PARTIES If you wish to book for a school group, please telephone Alison in the Box Office (Mon to Fri 10.30am-1pm) or email alison@peoplestheatre.co.uk with your requirements. Parties of 10+ receive 10% off the total. 

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