October 1, 2019

For the final instalment of the Royal Shakespeare Company’s touring trilogy, the 1604 comedy Measure for Measure has been adapted for the #MeToo generation. In an absorbing production that sees its multifaceted cast members taking on the issue of justice, mercy and sin...

September 27, 2019

Taking on more transformations than Cinderella, the Lowry theatre sets the stage for the Royal Shakespeare Company’s gender swapping production of the Taming of the Shrew.

Justin Audibert’s direction plays with the 1590’s dated societal constructs that sees women traded...

September 25, 2019

The Royal Shakespeare Company’s Pied Piper performers are leading audiences into the forest of Arden for a tall tale that reinstates justice through nature.

Following a diverse and charismatic cast of wonderfully playful characters, Shakespeare’s fractured 1599 musical...

February 3, 2018

"Get thee to a nunnery."

The Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) have uprooted the Bards longest running play to deliver a contemporary take on the tragedy. In a rich tapestry that combines African, Caribbean and British culture, Simon Godwin successfully reshapes Hamlet in...

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The Art of the Brick by Nathan Sawaya | Great Northern Warehouse | Manchester

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