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The Rape of Lucrece archiveShakespeare's tragic morality love poem was written around 1593 during a period when the theatres of London were closed due to plague. This is the story, originally told by Ovid and Livy of a woman's struggle between honour and life.


Book by: Shakespeare

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Archive listings for The Rape of Lucrece (2014)

Work type: Play.


In the hypnotic hands of internationally-acclaimed performer Camille O'Sullivan, this rarely performed epic poem is thrillingly brought to life through storytelling and song by the Royal Shakespeare Company. With original music played live by Feargal Murray on piano, O'Sullivan inhabits the souls of both Tarquin and Lucrece.Company Royal Shakespeare Company. Adapted by Elizabeth Freestone. Adapted by Feargal Murray. Adapted by Camille O'Sullivan. Director Elizabeth Freestone. Music Feargal Murray. Music Camille O'Sullivan. Design Lily Arnold. Lighting Vince Herbert. Sound Claire Windsor. Performer Camille O'Sullivan. Performer Feargal Murray (piano).
9 Jul 14 to 12 Jul 14Southbank Centre, West End :: V423
listing details L1781541273
23 Jun 14 to 4 Jul 14Swan Theatre, Stratford-Upon-Avon :: V136
listing details L0577851384


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