Archive listings for Venus and AdonisWork type: Play
T862186855 (GLOBE12/13)From Cape Town, South Africa. The unique and much-loved Isango Ensemble from Cape Town kick proceedings off with a carnival interpretation of this great narrative poem. Isango have already enchanted audiences in the West End with their reimagining of The Mysteries - Yiimimangaliso and The Magic Flute - Impempe Yomlingo. They will bring the same modern African sensibility, brimming over with song and dance, to Shakespeare s great story of seduction and loss of innocence. Performed in IsiZulu, IsiXhosa, SeSotho, Setswana, Afrikaans, South African EnglishCompany Isango Ensemble.
|29 Apr 13 to 4 May 13||Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, West End :: V165|
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|21 Apr 12 to 22 Apr 12||Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, West End :: V165|
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T871823696 (ROSETH12)PromoterThe Rose Bankside. Director David Pearce.
|2 Aug 12 to 25 Aug 12||Rose Theatre, Inner London :: V0290483190|
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T0943104063 (WILTON09)Company Transition Opera. Director Netia Jones. Conductor Christian Curnyn.
|11 Feb 09 to 14 Feb 09||Wilton's Music Hall, Inner London :: V1165|
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T01701840006 (COMPLETE07)Puppet versionCompany Royal Shakespeare Company (by arrangement with The Little Angel Theatre). Director Gregory Doran. Design Robert Jones. Design Lyndie White (puppets). Design Jan Zalud (puppets). Design John Roberts (puppets). Design Stefan Fichert (puppets). Design Simon Auton (puppets). Design Jungmin Song (puppets).
|22 Mar 07 to 28 Apr 07||Little Angel Theatre, Inner London :: V209|
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|15 Mar 07 to 17 Mar 07||Swan Theatre, Stratford-Upon-Avon :: V136|
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T0404034898 (RSC04)Inspired by both Japanese Bunraku puppets and Jacobean Court Masque, this production tells the story of Venus and Adonis with marionettes, rod, shadow and table-top puppets. Since May 2004, an international group of Puppet makers - from the Czech Republic, Germany and South Africa, has been hard at work in the Islington workshops, whilst the miniature costumes are being made in the RSC wardrobe department in Stratford-upon-Avon.Producer Royal Shakespeare Company. Producer Little Angel Theatre. Adapted by Gregory Doran. Director Gregory Doran. Director Steve Tipland (puppetry). Design Robert Jones. Design Lyndie Wright (puppets). Design Jan Zalud (puppets). Design John Roberts (puppets). Design Stefan Fichert (puppets). Design Simon Aauton (puppets). Music John Woolf. Performer Michael Pennington (narrator).
|14 Oct 04 to 6 Nov 04||Little Angel Theatre, Inner London :: V209|
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|10 Oct 04||Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-Upon-Avon :: V135|
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T0160723875 (REF99)A rare chance to see a rich and seductive staging of this mythological tale of love and loss.Director Sarah Wooley.
|13 Aug 99 to 14 Aug 99||Open Air Theatre, West End :: V403|
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|10 Nov 04 to 18 Dec 04||The Other Place, Stratford-Upon-Avon :: V137|
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|24 Nov 02||Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, West End :: V165|
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