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VenueTheatre Royal
Other spaces: Drum Theatre, The Lyric
From12th February 2020
To22nd February 2020
WhenIn rep
What is currently on at Theatre Royal (V895)

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?
Author Shakespeare

Archive :: production:T0836599619, play:S4194, venue:V895
Current production:Work

Production details


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)
Performer David Ajao (Pompey)
Performer Joseph Arkley (Lucio)
Performer Hannah Azuonye (Lady)
Performer Patrick Brennan (Abhorson/Friar Thomas)
Performer Graeme Brookes (Mistress Overdone/Barnadine)
Performer Melody Brown (Justice)
Performer Antony Byrne (The Duke)
Performer James Cooney (Claudio)
Performer Tom Dawze (Froth)
Performer Sandy Grierson (Angelo)
Performer Amanda Harris (Provost)
Performer Karina Jones (Sister Francisca)
Performer Sophie Khan Levy (Mariana)
Performer Alexander Mushore (Gent)
Performer Michael Patrick (Elbow)
Performer Lucy Phelps (Usabella)
Performer Claire Price (Escalus)
Performer Amy Trigg (Juliet)

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