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Playing Shakespeare: The Taming of the Shrew [2017]

Written by: William Shakespeare
Directed by: Jacqueline Defferary

The Taming of the Shrew is a story of sibling rivalry, perceptions and expectations of women and the power of fathers and husbands; themes that are still strongly relevant to today’s teenagers. The performance is guaranteed to leave children and adults alike buzzing with the thrill of live theatre.

The Taming of the Shrew was performed as part of the 2016 Playing Shakespeare with Deutsche Bank project.

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  • Designed by Michael Pavelka
  • Composed by Olly Fox
  • Choreographed by Sian Williams


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