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Current and Forthcoming Renaissance Drama Productions in the UK

 November 2015 onwards

All the productions that we know about from the current month onwards are included in this list.

New indicates that a production has been added to the list this month.
indicates that the information has been changed or expanded this month.

[P] indicates a professional production.
[A] indicates an amateur production.

The Alchemist by Ben Jonson

Royal Shakespeare Company. Directed by Polly Findlay. Swan Theatre, Stratford upon Avon, 26 May 6 August (0870 6091110) [P]

The Changeling
by Thomas Middleton and William Rowley

Burton Taylor Studio, Oxford Playhouse, Oxford, 24 28 November (01865 305 305)  [A]

The Devil is an Ass by Ben Jonson

Directed by Jenny Eastop. The Rose Playhouse, London, 3 28 November (020 7261 9565) [P]

Doctor Faustus by Christopher Marlowe

Royal Shakespeare Company. Directed by Maria Aberg. Swan Theatre, Stratford upon Avon, 4 February 4 August (0870 6091110) [P]

The Duchess of Malfi by John Webster

Nottingham Playhouse, Nottingham, 30 October 14 November (0115 941 9419) (Part of the Conspiracy Season) [P]

Faustaff by Diego Sosa.

Cockpit Theatre, London. 17 November 6 December (020 7258 2925). A play inspired by the Faustian myth, set in the modern world and seen through feminine eyes. The title of the play, however, comes from a mixture between Marlowe's and Goethe's Dr. Faustus and Shakespeare's Falstaff, the mischievous character from Henry IV saga and The Merry Wives of Windsor. [P]


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