About the Show/Event
Information for Pericles at Olivier (National Theatre), West End (Play). Pericles is offered the chance to win the hand of King Antiochus s daughter if he can solve a riddle. However solving the riddle reveals a terrible secret about the King that puts Pericles in mortal danger and sets him off on a death-defying voyage. The story takes place in a wondrous and timeless world, on a whirlwind journey through strange kingdoms and across perilous oceans. Pericles faces ruthless tyrants and rival suitors, surviving battles and shipwrecks on the adventure of a lifetime. Dates and further details to be confirmed.
Author Shakespeare. Producer National Theatre. Producer Public Acts. Adapted by Chris Bush. Director Emily Lim. Choreographer Imogen Knight. Music James Fortune.