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Under the Black Flag (2006)

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Playwright: Simon Bent
Directed by: Roxana Silbert

This boisterously bold production follows John Silver as he plies his violent trade and exposes the class hatred and religious hypocrisy of the 17th century.

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Antony & Cleopatra (2006)

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Playwright: William Shakespeare
Directed by: Dominic Dromgoole

Roman virtue and Eastern vice; past glamour and present squalor; transfiguration and realpolitik: Antony and Cleopatra exposes the irreconcilable demands of sex and power, public and private life.

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Titus Andronicus (2006)

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Playwright: William Shakespeare
Directed by: Lucy Bailey

Spectacularly, even grotesquely violent and daringly experimental, Titus was the smash hit of Shakepeare's early career, and is written with a ghoulish energy he was never to repeat elsewhere.

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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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Measure for Measure (2005)

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Playwright: William Shakespeare
Directed by: John Dove

Vincentio, Duke of Vienna, inexplicably departs from his kingdom, resigning power to his deputy Angelo. Under Angelo's rule, a vigorous campaign against lechery and sexual license begins.

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Troilus & Cressida (2005)

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Playwright: William Shakespeare
Directed by:

Following the theft of Helen from Menelaus by the Trojan Paris, the Greek army has laid siege to Troy for 7 years. Its energies are now paralysed by squabbles between its commanders...

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Man Falling Down (2005)

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Playwright: Jack Shepherd and Oliver Cotton
Directed by: Jack Shepherd and Oliver Cotton

Jack Shepherd, assisted by Marcello Magni, led this exploration of the full mask, the comic half mask and the three-quarter mask employed in classical Greek and Roman theatre.

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Storm (2005)

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Playwright: Peter Oswald
Directed by: Tim Carroll

Descending from the heavens to the mortal world the god of the weather raises a mighty storm.

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