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Anne Boleyn (2011)

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Playwright: Howard Brenton
Directed by: John Dove

A celebration of a great English heroine, Anne Boleyn leaps between generations to reveal the debt the outrageous but scholarly James owed to Anne.

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Doctor Faustus (2011)

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Playwright: Christopher Marlowe
Directed by: Matthew Dunster

In Doctor Faustus Marlowe puts some of the greatest poetry ever written for the stage and a good deal of anarchic comedy at the service of a mythic tale.

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Much Ado About Nothing (2011)

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Playwright: William Shakespeare
Directed by: Jeremy Herrin

Driven along by a romance all the more charming for being unacknowledged, Much Ado About Nothing is a miracle of comic and dramatic suspense.

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As You Like It (2011)

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Playwright: William Shakespeare
Directed by: James Dacre

Performed at the Globe and on an Elizabethan-style stage, a small troupe of travelling players breathes new life into this firm favourite among Shakespeare’s comedies.

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All's Well That Ends Well (2011)

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Playwright: William Shakespeare
Directed by: John Dove

All's Well that Ends Well grinds the romantic against the realistic at every turn and brilliantly reverses al the usual expectations of Shakespearean comedy.

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The Bible (2011)

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Playwright: King James I
Directed by: Jacqueline Somerville

A team of actors present these texts in full across twelve thrilling sessions, in a theatre which is constantly working to make Jacobean words become flesh.

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Hamlet (2011)

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Playwright: William Shakespeare
Directed by: Dominic Dromgoole

Encompassing political intrigue and sexual obsession, philosophical reflection and violent action, tragic depth and wild humour, Hamlet is Shakespeare’s ‘poem unlimited’.

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Playing Shakespeare: Macbeth (2011)

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Playwright: William Shakespeare
Directed by: Bill Buckhurst

The fifth year of the Playing Shakespeare with Deutsche Bank project revived the 2010 production of Macbeth.

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