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Current and Forthcoming Renaissance Drama Productions in the UK

 May 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 Cardinal by James Shirley

Troupe. Directed by Justin Audibert. Southwark Playhouse, 26 April – 27 May (020 7407 0234). http://southwarkplayhouse.co.uk/show/the-cardinal [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]

Doctor Faustus by Christopher Marlowe

New
Shoreline Theatre (Swansea University students). Swansea Grand Theatre, Arts Wing, 10 – 11 May (01792475715) www.swansea.gov.uk/DrFaustus  [A]

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]

Rare Triumphs of Love and Fortune by Anonymous

Shakespeare’s Globe. Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, London, 14 May (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. Tickets available in January. www.shakespearesglobe.com [P]

Terrors of the Night by Thomas Nashe

Shakespeare’s Globe. Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, London, 20 May (020 7401 9919). Staged reading. Part of the Read not Dead - Prose series. Tickets available in January. 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. Tickets available in January. 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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