‘To whom should I complain?’
When a young novice nun is compromised by a corrupt official, who offers to save her brother from execution in return for sex, she has no idea where to turn for help. When she threatens to expose him, he tells her that no one would believe her.
Shakespeare wrote this play in the early 1600s, yet it remains astonishingly resonant today. Artistic Director Gregory Doran directs this new production.
Direct from the Royal Shakespeare Theatre in Stratford-upon-Avon, the Royal Shakespeare Company returns to the Theatre Royal with a season of exhilarating Shakespeare plays bursting with contemporary resonance.
Opening the season is Shakespeare’s dark comedy, Measure for Measure. Directed by RSC Artistic Director Gregory Doran, this intense and compelling production is shockingly relevant for today. Following this, an imaginative new take on Shakespeare’s riotous comedy As You Like It, directed by Kimberley Sykes. Come on a journey of laughter, romance and self-discovery and completing the season is
Sat 7 Mar 2020, 1:30pm
Captioned in house
by Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC)
Nottingham Theatre Royal
Other events at Nottingham Theatre Royal
Thu 6 Jun 2019, 7:30pm: Kinky Boots (Tour)
Sat 22 Jun 2019, 2:30pm: Mousetrap
Thu 4 Jul 2019, 7:30pm: Calendar Girls the Musical
Fri 19 Jul 2019, 8:30pm: Avenue Q
Thu 31 Oct 2019, 7:30pm: The Sound of Music
Sat 30 Nov 2019, 2:30pm: We Will Rock You
Sat 4 Jan 2020, 2:30pm: Cinderella (Notts)
Thu 30 Jan 2020, 7:30pm: Priscilla
Sat 29 Feb 2020, 1:30pm: As You Like it
Thu 5 Mar 2020, 1:30pm: The Taming of the Shrew
Sat 28 Mar 2020, 2:30pm: MAMMA MIA!