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As You Like It (2015)

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Playwright: William Shakespeare
Directed by: Blanche McIntyre

A firm favourite among Shakespeare’s comedies, and featuring some of his best-loved characters, As You Like It runs the glorious gamut of pastoral romance: cross-dressing and brilliant conversation, gentle satire, forgiveness and reparation.

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Augustine's Oak (1999)

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Playwright: Peter Oswald
Directed by: Tim Carroll

Augustine’s Oak is based on the account of St. Augustine’s conversion of the pagan Anglo-Saxons in 597 AD and his attempt to bring the Welsh believers under the sway of the Roman Church.

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Bedlam (2010)

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Playwright: Nell Leyshon
Directed by: Jessica Swale

Set against an anarchic backdrop of binge drinkers, gin sellers and ballad singers, Bedlam combines dance and song with scenes of lust, violence, absurd comedy and unexpected romance.

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Blue Stockings (2013)

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Playwright: Jessica Swale
Directed by: John Dove

A moving, comical and eye-opening story of four young women fighting for education and self-determination against the larger backdrop of women's suffrage.

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Burial at Thebes (2008)

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Playwright: Seamus Heaney
Directed by: Derek Walcott

For the first time in his illustrious career Seamus Heaney allowed an operatic approach to one of his works.

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Comus - A Masque in Honour of Chastity (2016)

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Playwright: John Milton
Directed by: Lucy Bailey

Milton’s Comus twists the conventions of the masque, leading the audience on an unpredictable and volatile journey.

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Coriolanus (2006)

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Playwright: William Shakespeare
Directed by: Dominic Dromgoole

Set in the early Roman republic, Coriolanus is Shakespeare's greatest political play. The competing claims of democracy and aristocracy are conveyed in harsh and stony language with relentless speed.

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Coriolanus (2012)

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Playwright: William Shakespeare
Directed by: Motoi Miura

Part of the 2012 Globe to Globe Festival.
Performed in Japanese by Chiten, from Kyoto, Japan.

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