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In Extremis (2007)

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Playwright: Howard Brenton
Directed by: John Dove

In Extremis explores the relationships between logic and religion, humanism and fundamentalism, faith and power.

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Othello (2007)

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Playwright: William Shakespeare
Directed by: Wilson Milam

With its racing concentrated plot and intense dramatic details, Othello is one of Shakespeare's most exciting, atmospheric and heartbreaking plays.

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Playing Shakespeare: Much Ado About Nothing (2007)

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Playwright: William Shakespeare
Directed by: Joanne Howarth

Much Ado about Nothing was the first play to be performed as part of the Playing Shakespeare with Deutsche Bank project for schools.

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In Extremis (2006)

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Playwright: Howard Brenton
Directed by: John Dove

In Extremis explores the relationships between logic and religion, humanism and fundamentalism, faith and power.

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The Comedy Of Errors (2006)

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Playwright: William Shakespeare
Directed by: Chris Luscombe

Basing his plot on a farce by Plautus, Shakespeare outdoes the mayhem of his Roman original to build up a hectic tale of violent cross-purposes, furious slapstick and social nightmare.

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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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