This unique theatrical evening ? presented by Gemma Arterton and Patrick Stewart ? marks the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death in an extraordinary programme celebrating well-known speeches, dialogues and events from many Shakespearean plays over many theatrical years. Accompanied by music from such composers as Nigel Hess (Ladies in Lavender), Craig Armstrong (Romeo + Juliet), Henry Purcell, William Walton, Ralph Vaughan Williams and Stephen Warbeck, Shakespeare will be brought vividly to life as the Bard's most famous speeches and scandalous backstage anecdotes create a night to remember.Performers Gemma Arterton, Patrick Stewart, Michael Dore (vocalist).
Conductor Nigel Hess. Company Metro Voices. Company Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.