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Rollo, Duke of Normandy

Celebrate Read Not Dead’s 25th Anniversary with Fletcher and Massinger’s tale of murder, poison and treason.

Sam Wanamaker Playhouse

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Public booking opens Wednesday 19 February, 10.00am.

Normandy has been left divided between two brothers, Rollo and Otto, but neither is willing to share the dukedom. Murder, poison, and treason clear a pathway to power in this tragedy, but the victor faces challenges. When a tyrant is in charge, how far should subjects go to regain their freedom?

Join us for this lively script-in-hand performance and celebrate 25 years of our popular Read Not Dead series.

The Read Not Dead ground rules are simple. Actors rehearse the play once and present it, script in hand, to an audience later that afternoon. 

The performances are instinctive, adrenaline driven and inventive. 

Actors and audiences alike share in the excitement of reviving these forgotten plays that definitely deserve to be Read Not Dead 

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Tickets

Standing (fixed position) £5

Seated from £10

20% Discount on seated tickets for Members and Students

A £2.50 transaction fee per order applies online

Running time: approximately 3 hours

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