About the Show/Event
Information for The Captive Queen at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, West End (Play). An ageing Emperor and his Governor rage at the loss of their youth and beauty. Two fratricidal sons are spurred from victory in war to the warfare of love. And all four are besotted with the same Captive Queen. Sam Wanamaker
Performers Barrie Rutter (The Emperor), Angela Griffin, Barrie Rutter, Dharmesh Patel, Karan Gill, Naeem Hayat, Neerja Naik, Safiyya Ingar, Sarah Quist, Sarah Ridgeway, Selva Rasalingam, Silas Carson.
Author John Dryden. Producer Shakespeare's Globe. Producer Northern Broadsides. Director Barrie Rutter. Design Jessica Worrall. Music Niraj Chag.
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