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Current and Forthcoming Renaissance Drama Productions in the UK

 February 2016 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 Alchemist by Ben Jonson

Royal Shakespeare Company. Directed by Polly Findlay. Swan Theatre, Stratford upon Avon, 26 May – 6 August (0870 6091110) www.rsc.org.uk/whats-on/the-alchemist/ [P]

New
The Chances by John Fletcher

Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, 21 August (020 7401 9919). Staged reading. Part of the Read not Dead series. www.shakespearesglobe.com [P]

New
The Coxcomb by Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher

Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre. Venue tbc, 13 November (020 7401 9919). Staged reading. Part of the Read not Dead series. www.shakespearesglobe.com [P]

New
The Devil is an Ass by Ben Jonson

Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre. Sackler Studios, 17 April (020 7401 9919). Staged reading. Part of the Read not Dead series. www.shakespearesglobe.com [P]

Doctor Faustus by Christopher Marlowe

Royal Shakespeare Company. Directed by Maria Aberg. Swan Theatre, Stratford upon Avon, 4 February – 4 August (0870 6091110) www.rsc.org.uk/whats-on/doctor-faustus/ [P]

New
Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, Sam Wanamaker Playhouse 22 May (020 7401 9919). Staged reading in original pronunciation. Part of the Read not Dead series. www.shakespearesglobe.com [P]

New
Every Man Out of His Humour  by Ben Jonson

Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, 17 July (020 7401 9919). Staged reading. Part of the Read not Dead series. www.shakespearesglobe.com [P]

New
Love’s Pilgrimage by John Fletcher

Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, 12 June (020 7401 9919). Staged reading. Part of the Read not Dead series. www.shakespearesglobe.com [P]

Pandosto: the Triumph of Time by Robert Greene.

Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, London, 7 February (020 7401 9919). Staged reading. Part of the Read not Dead series. www.shakespearesglobe.com [P]

New
The Scornful Lady by Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher

Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre. Gray’s Inn, 23 October (020 7401 9919). Staged reading directed by James Wallace. Part of the Read not Dead series. www.shakespearesglobe.com [P]

New
Sejanus, His Fall by Ben Jonson

Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, 18 September (020 7401 9919). Staged reading. Part of the Read not Dead series. www.shakespearesglobe.com [P]

New
Spanish Tragedy by Thomas Kyd

Directed by Dan Hutton. Old Red Lion, London, 9 February – 5 March (0844 412 4307) http://www.oldredliontheatre.co.uk/the-spanish-tragedy.html [P]

New
The White Devil by John Webster

Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre. Venue tbc, 4 December (020 7401 9919). Staged reading. Part of the Read not Dead series. www.shakespearesglobe.com [P]

New
The Woman Hater by Francis Beaumont

Edward’s Boys. Directed by Perry Mills. Stratford-upon-Avon (venue tbc), 9 and 11 March; Catholic Chaplaincy, Oxford University, 10 March; Chapel, King’s College London, 12 March. www.edwardsboys.org [A]

New
Volpone by Ben Jonson

CandleFire Theatre. Directed by Jaclyn Bradley.  Cockpit Theatre, London, 9 – 20 February (020 7258 2925) http://thecockpit.org.uk/show/volpone [P]

 


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