CORONAVIRUS: All UK venues closed on 16th March 2020 and there is currently no planned re-opening time though it will not be before 1st June 2020 and is most likely to be September (according to some West End producers).
Some shows have been cancelled, or closed early, but many are being rescheduled and we are trying to keep up with the changes - assume that anything posted for April and May is actually postponed or cancelled. Pantomimes are possible but a few venues and shows may not return and larger venues and tours are unlikely to re-appear before 2021 though we have some hope for some panto ....
A young girl and a king independently chose to challenge fate and in so doing unlock secrets of the past and create possibilities for the future. Love, honour and free will are at stake. Written in 1635. Forbidden Theatre Company mark the 400th anniversary of Pedro Calderon de la Barca through an innovative free adaptation of his most famous play, Life is a Dream. Adapted by Forbidden's Pilar Orti, this new production of the classic piece comes with an added twist - all roles have been reversed, turning the neglected prince Segismundo into princess Semiramis. Performers Pilar Orti (Semiramis), Craig Adams, Emma Christer, Robinson Ellis, Sophie Chalk. AuthorPedro Calderon de la Barca.CompanyForbidden Theatre Company.Adapted byPilar Orti.DirectorGeorgia Bance.