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Current and Forthcoming Renaissance Drama Productions in the UK

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

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

The Broken Heart by John Ford

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

Dido, Queen of Carthage by Christopher Marlowe

Globe Young Players. Directed by Jacqui Somerville. Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, London, 9 - 18 April (020 7401 9919).  www.shakespearesglobe.com [P]

The Faithful Friends

Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre. Sackler Studios, Globe Theatre, 19 April. (020 7401 9919). [Staged reading. Part of the Read not Dead season]. www.shakespearesglobe.com. [P]

The Fancies Chaste and Noble by John Ford

Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, London. 6 September (020 7401 9919). [Staged reading. Part of the Read not Dead season]. www.shakespearesglobe.com. [P]

The Jew of Malta by Christopher Marlowe.

Royal Shakespeare Company. Swan Theatre, Stratford upon Avon, 18 March - 8 September. (0870 6091110) www.rsc.org.uk [P]

The Lady’s Trial by John Ford

Edward’s Boys. Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, London, 26 – 27 September. Tickets for Oxford and Stratford: www.ticketsource.co.uk/kes. www.edwardsboys.org. [A]

The Lover's Melancholy by John Ford

Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, London. 7 June (020 7401 9919). [Staged reading. Part of the Read not Dead season]. www.shakespearesglobe.com. [P]

Love’s Sacrifice by John Ford

Royal Shakespeare Company. Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon. 11 April – 24 June. (0870 6091110) www.rsc.org.uk [P]

A Mad World my Masters by Thomas Middleton

Royal Shakespeare Company and English Touring Theatre. Directed by Sean Foley. Hall for Cornwall, Truro, 31 March – 4 April; Theatre Royal, Bath, 7 – 11 April; Civic Theatre, Darlington, 14 - 18 April; Arts Theatre, Cambridge, 21 – 25 April; Barbican Theatre, London, 29 April – 9 May. www.rsc.org.uk. [A revival of the 2013 Swan Theatre production]. [P]

Perkin Warbeck by John Ford

Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, London. 28 June, 4.00pm (020 7401 9919). [Staged reading. Part of the Read not Dead season]. www.shakespearesglobe.com. [P]

The Queen by John Ford

Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, London. 17 May, 4.00pm
(020 7401 9919). [Staged reading. Part of the Read not Dead season]. www.shakespearesglobe.com. [P]

The Venetian Twins by Carlo Goldoni

Adaptation

Adapted and directed by Tony Cownie. Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh, 24 April – 16 May (0131 248 4848) http://lyceum.org.uk [P]

Volpone by Ben Jonson

Royal Shakespeare Company. Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon. Directed by Trevor Nunn. 3 July – 12 September. (0870 6091110) www.rsc.org.uk [P]

 

 


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