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.Performers Jude Akuwudike (Cerimon), Keith Bartlett (Cleon), Tom Beard (Lysimachus), Dylan Charles (Fisherman), Felix Dexter (Fisherman), Geff Francis (Antiochus/Pander), Roger Frost (Helicanus), Kananu Kirimi (Marina), Olwen May (Bawd), Sirine Saba (Antiochus' daughter), Rolf Saxon (Simonides), Myra Lucretia Taylor (Dionyza), James Telfer (Leonine), Lauren Ward (Thaisa), Jerome Willis (Fisherman), Dan Crute, James Garnon, Gracy G Goldman, Simon Gregor, Anastasia Hille, James Hyland, Fiona Lait, Jami Quarrell, James Staddon, Malcolm Storry, Alan Turkington.
Author Shakespeare. Producer Royal Shakespeare Company. Director Adrian Noble. Design Peter McKintosh. Lighting Jean Kalman. Music Shaun Davey. Sound Mic Pool. Choreographer Sue Lefton.