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Measure for Measure

Tour synopsis, cast & creatives

Measure for Measure
In a dark and sinful city, where fear prevails, no one is safe - not even those who have given their lives to God. Isabella is a novice nun, committed to her vows of chastity. Claudio her brother enjoys the company of prostitutes and pleasures of the flesh. In a city where vice is rife, Duke Vincentio has lost control and disappears from public life leaving his cousin Angelo to rule in his place. Angelo begins by reinstating old laws long forgotten...laws that condemn those to death for having sex outside of marriage. It is not long before Claudio is caught. When Claudio summons Isabella to his aid however, Angelo himself is tempted to fall and presents Isabella with an impossible choice; perpetual damnation or her brother's life?

Performers David Ajao (Pompey), Joseph Arkley (Lucio), Hannah Azuonye (Lady), Patrick Brennan (Abhorson/Friar Thomas), Graeme Brookes (Mistress Overdone/Barnadine), Melody Brown (Justice), Antony Byrne (The Duke), James Cooney (Claudio), Tom Dawze (Froth), Sandy Grierson (Angelo), Amanda Harris (Provost), Karina Jones (Sister Francisca), Sophie Khan Levy (Mariana), Alexander Mushore (Gent), Michael Patrick (Elbow), Lucy Phelps (Usabella), Claire Price (Escalus), Amy Trigg (Juliet).
Author Shakespeare. Company Royal Shakespeare Company. Director Gregory Doran. Design Stephen Brimson Lewis. Lighting Simon Spencer. Music Paul Englishby. Sound Steven Atkinson. Director Lucy Cullingford (movement director). Director Rachel Bown-Williams (fight director). Director Ruth Cooper-Brown (fight director).
 

Tour details for Measure for Measure 2019 to 2020

Between 29th January 2020 and 26th March 2020 this tour will visit 5 venues in Canterbury, Plymouth, Nottingham, Newcastle upon Tyne and Blackpool. Current and future dates only. This production has already been seen in 4 venues since 11th March 2019.

Dates for Measure for Measure (Play) tour

Currently showing
Wed, 29th January 2020 to Sat, 8th February 2020
  Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury»

Wed, 12th February 2020 to Sat, 22nd February 2020
  Theatre Royal, Plymouth»

Wed, 26th February 2020 to Sat, 7th March 2020
  Theatre Royal, Nottingham»

Wed, 11th March 2020 to Sat, 21st March 2020
  Theatre Royal, Newcastle upon Tyne»

Wed, 25th March 2020 to Thu, 26th March 2020
  Blackpool Grand Theatre, Blackpool»

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