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The Tempest

24 February, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

£10 – £62

A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see Shakespeare’s late, great plays in the kind of theatre they were written for – the intimate, candlelit, indoor Playhouse.

Come unto these yellow sands.

Prospero, Duke of Milan, usurped and exiled by his own brother, holds sway over an enchanted island. He is comforted by his daughter Miranda and served by the spirit Ariel and by Caliban, a ‘savage and deformed slave’. When Prospero raises a storm to wreck this brother and his confederates on the island, his long contemplated revenge at last seems within reach.

Inspired by English colonial adventures and brilliantly conjuring up a magic and supernatural world, The Tempest is Shakespeare’s late masterpiece of forgiveness, generosity and enlightenment.

Details

Date:
24 February, 2016
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cost:
£10 – £62
Event Categories:
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Website:
http://www.shakespearesglobe.com/theatre/whats-on/sam-wanamaker-playhouse/the-tempest-2016

Venue

Sam Wanamaker Playhouse
21 New Globe Walk, Bankside
London, SE1 9DT United Kingdom
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Phone:
(0)20 7401 9919
Website:
http://www.shakespearesglobe.com/theatre/whats-on/sam-wanamaker-playhouse

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