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Current and Forthcoming Renaissance Drama Productions in the UK

 July 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]

The Bashful Lover by Philip Massinger

New
Shakespeare’s Globe. Sackler Studios, London, 3 December (020 7401 9919). Staged reading. Part of the Read not Dead series. www.shakespearesglobe.com [P]

The Custom of the Country by John Fletcher and Philip Massinger

New
Shakespeare’s Globe. Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, London, 1 October (020 7401 9919). Staged reading. Part of the Read not Dead series. www.shakespearesglobe.com [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 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]

The Great Duke of Florence by Philip Massinger

New
Shakespeare’s Globe. Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, London, 12 November (020 7401 9919). Staged reading. Part of the Read not Dead series. 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]

Miscellaneous

New
Selected scenes from the works of John Marston

Edward’s Boys. Preview performance at King Edward VI School, Stratford-upon-Avon, 21 July ( https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/kes); Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, London, 22 July (020 7401 9919). www.edwardsboys.org  [A]

 

 


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