Shakespeare's Globe

The Tempest [2012]

Written by: William Shakespeare
Directed by: Nasir Uddin Yousuff

Part of the 2012 Globe to Globe Festival.

Performed in Bangla by Dhaka Theatre, from Dhaka, Bangladesh.

From a land constantly troubled by water, enter Shakespeare's mariners, wet and speaking Bangla. As well as pioneering new Bangladeshi drama, the Dhaka Theatre, Bangladesh's most prominent theatre group, has staged The Merchant of Venice and Brecht's The Resistable Rise of Arturo Ui. Often called Bengali, Bangla is one of London's most widely spoken languages.

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