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Current and Forthcoming Renaissance Drama Productions in the UK

 July 2014 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.
Updated
indicates that the information has been changed or expanded this month.

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

Arden of Faversham by Anonymous.

Royal Shakespeare Company. Directed by Polly Findlay. Swan Theatre, 30 April – 2 October. (0844 800 1110). www.rsc.org.uk [P]

The Broken Heart by John Ford

Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, London, 12 March – 18 April 2015 (020 7401 9919).  www.shakespearesglobe.com [P]

The Changeling by Thomas Middleton and William Rowley

Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, London, 15 January - 1 March 2015 (020 7401 9919).  www.shakespearesglobe.com [P]

Dido, Queen of Carthage by Christopher Marlowe

New
Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, London, 9 April 2015 (020 7401 9919).  www.shakespearesglobe.com [P]

Duchess of Amalfi's Steward by Lope de Vega

Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre Company. London, Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, 14 September. [Part of the Read Not Dead season of staged playreadings]. (020 7401 9919). https://tickets.shakespearesglobe.com.

Edward the Second by Christopher Marlowe

New
Venturewolf. London Theatre, New Cross, 30 September – 5 October. http://thelondontheatre.com. [A]

The Knight of the Burning Pestle by Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher

Shakespeare’s Globe Company.  Directed by Adele Thomas.  Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, London, 11 December - 11 January 2015 (020 7401 9919).  www.shakespearesglobe.com [P]

A Mad World my Masters by Thomas Middleton

New
Royal Shakespeare Company and English Touring Theatre. Directed by Sean Foley. Wolverhampton Grand Theatre, 26 February, 2015; UK tour; Barbican Theatre, London, 27 April. www.rsc.org.uk. [A revival of the 2013 Swan Theatre production]. [P]

L’Ormindo by Francesco Cavalli

New
Shakespeare’s Globe Company.  Directed by Kasper Holten.  Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, London, 3 February 2015 (020 7401 9919).  www.shakespearesglobe.com [P]

Punishment without Revenge (El Castigo sin Venganza) by Lope de Vega.

New
Fundacion Siglo de Oro.  Directed by Ernesto Arias. Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, London, 1 September - 6 September (020 7401 9919).  www.shakespearesglobe.com [P]

The Roaring Girl by Thomas Middleton and Thomas Dekker.

Royal Shakespeare Company. Directed by Jo Davies. Swan Theatre, 9 April – 30 September. (0844 800 1110). www.rsc.org.uk [P]

The Shoemaker’s Holiday by Thomas Dekker

Royal Shakespeare Company. Directed by Phillip Breen. Royal Shakespeare Theatre, 11 December – 7 March 2015. (0844 800 1110). www.rsc.org.uk [P]

'Tis Pity She’s a Whore by John Ford

New
Shakespeare’s Globe Company.  Directed by Adele Thomas.  Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, London, 23 October (020 7401 9919).  www.shakespearesglobe.com. [P]

The Witch of Edmonton by Thomas Dekker.

Royal Shakespeare Company.  Directed by Gregory Doran. Swan Theatre, 23 October – 29 November (0844 800 1110). www.rsc.org.uk [P]

The White Devil by John Webster.

Royal Shakespeare Company. Directed by Maria Aberg. Swan Theatre, 30 July – 4 October. (0844 800 1110). www.rsc.org.uk [P]

Data compiled by Sara Marie Westh.

 


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