The Taming of the Shrew

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Wed 26th Jun 2019 at 7:00 pm

RSC, Recorded Live

We turn Shakespeare’s fierce, energetic comedy of gender and materialism on its head to offer a fresh perspective on its portrayal of hierarchy and power, directed by Justin Audibert.

Director: Justin Audibert
Starring: Hannah Azuonye, Charlotte Arrowsmith, Joseph Arkley

In a re-imagined 1590, England is a matriarchy. Baptista Minola is seeking to sell off her son Katherine to the highest bidder. Cue an explosive battle of the sexes in this electrically charged love story. Justin Audibert turns Shakespeare’s fierce, energetic comedy of gender and materialism on its head to offer a fresh perspective on its portrayal of hierarchy and power.

(3hr 20min)

Tickets on sale from 21st May 2019

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