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Current and Forthcoming Renaissance Drama Productions in the UK

 June 2017 onwards

All the productions that we know about from the current month onwards are included in this list.

New indicates that a production has been added to the list this month.
Updated
indicates that the information has been changed or expanded this month.

[P] indicates a professional production.
[A] indicates an amateur production.

The Alchemist by Ben Jonson

Caterham Rep. SpaceTriplex, Edinburgh, 7 – 12 August (0131 226 0000) https://tickets.edfringe.com/box-office [Part of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival] [P]

Dido, Queen of Carthage by Christopher Marlowe

Royal Shakespeare Company. Directed by Kimberley Sykes. Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon, 15 September – 28 October (01789 403493) www.rsc.org.uk. Public booking opens in late February. [P]

The Duchess of Malfi by John Webster

Adaptation

New
An opera. Adapted and directed by
Alisdair Kitchen. The Cockpit Theatre, London, 17 – 18 June (020 7258 2925) http://thecockpit.org.uk/show/the_duchess_of_malfi [P]

The Elder Brother by Philip Massinger and John Fletcher

Shakespeare’s Globe. Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, London, 17 September (020 7401 9919). Staged reading. Part of the Read not Dead series.  www.shakespearesglobe.com [P]

Fedele and Fortunio by Anthony Munday

Shakespeare’s Globe. Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, London, 18 June (020 7401 9919). Staged reading. Part of the Read not Dead series. Tickets available in January. www.shakespearesglobe.com [P]

Mucedorus

Shakespeare’s Globe. Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, London, 16 July (020 7401 9919). Staged reading. Part of the Read not Dead series. Tickets available in January. www.shakespearesglobe.com [P] 

Sappho and Phao by John Lyly

Shakespeare’s Globe. Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, London, 27 August (020 7401 9919). Staged reading. Part of the Read not Dead series.  www.shakespearesglobe.com [P]

The Unnatural Combat by Philip Massinger

Shakespeare’s Globe. Gray’s Inn, London, 29 October (020 7401 9919). Staged reading. Part of the Read not Dead series. www.shakespearesglobe.com [P]

The Woman in the Moon by John Lyly

The Dolphin’s Back. Directed by James Wallace. Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, London, 18 – 19 August (0207 401 9919) www.shakespearesglobe.com. [P]

 

 


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