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Current and Forthcoming Renaissance Drama Productions in the UK

 May 2018 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.

Believe As You List by Philip Massinger

Shakespeare’s Globe. Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, London, 15 July (020 7401 9919). Part of the Read Not Dead series. www.shakespearesglobe.com/whats-on-2018/read-not-dead-believe-as-you-list [P]

The Duchess of Malfi by John Webster

Royal Shakespeare Company. Directed by Maria Aberg. Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon, 1 March – 3 August (01789 403493). Public booking opens on 23 October. www.rsc.org.uk [P]

Eastward Ho! by George Chapman, Ben Jonson and John Marston

Shakespeare’s Globe. Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, London, 13 May (020 7401 9919). Part of the Read Not Dead series. www.shakespearesglobe.com/whats-on-2018/read-not-dead-eastward-ho [P]

A Game at Chess by Thomas Middleton

Shakespeare’s Globe. Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, London, 2 December (020 7401 9919). Part of the Read Not Dead series. www.shakespearesglobe.com/whats-on-2018/read-not-dead-a-game-at-chess [P]

The Little French Lawyer by John Fletcher and Philip Massinger

Shakespeare’s Globe. Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, London, 28 October (020 7401 9919). Part of the Read Not Dead series. www.shakespearesglobe.com/whats-on-2018/read-not-dead-the-little-french-lawyer [P]

A Mad World, My Masters by Thomas Middleton

New
JKL Productions. Directed by Kevin Spence. Cast Theatre, Doncaster, 17 – 19 May (01302 303 959) www.castindoncaster.com/Event/a-mad-world-my-masters [A]

The Queen’s Arcadia by Samuel Daniel

Shakespeare’s Globe. Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, London, 15 September (020 7401 9919). Part of the Read Not Dead series. www.shakespearesglobe.com/whats-on-2018/read-not-dead-the-queens-arcadia [P]

Sir Thomas More by Anthony Munday, Henry Chettle, Thomas Heywood, Thomas Dekker and William Shakespeare

Shakespeare’s Globe. Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, London, 17 June (020 7401 9919). Part of the Read Not Dead series. www.shakespearesglobe.com/whats-on-2018/read-not-dead-sir-thomas-more [P]

Tamburlaine by Christopher Marlowe

Royal Shakespeare Company. Directed by Michael Boyd. Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon, 16 August – 1 December (01789 403493). www.rsc.org.uk [P]

The Tragedy of Sir John van Olden Barnavelt by John Fletcher and Philip Massinger

Shakespeare’s Globe. Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, London, 18 November (020 7401 9919). Part of the Read Not Dead series. www.shakespearesglobe.com/whats-on-2018/read-not-dead-the-tragedy-of-sir-john [P]

The White Devil by John Webster

New
Instruments of Darkness. Jesus College Hall, Oxford, 19 May (www.wegottickets.com/event/438317) [A]

The Wits by William Davenant

Shakespeare’s Globe. Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, London, 30 September (020 7401 9919). Part of the Read Not Dead series. www.shakespearesglobe.com/whats-on-2018/read-not-dead-the-wits [P]

 


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