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Life’s A Dream

This show has now closed, please visit our London Shows page for a full list of current productions.

About the Show Less...

Pedro Calderón de la Barca's 17th-Century masterpiece about free will, fate, and astrology. Read More >

Calderón’s most famous play explores the conflict between free will and predestination. It tells the story of the King of Poland who imprisons his son in a tower from birth in order to protect his reign and thwart the predictions of astrologers who saw the boy taking his father’s throne.


Important Dates & Timing

Previews From: 31/08/2004

Opening Night: 02/09/2004

Closing Night: 18/09/2004

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Cast & Creative


Director - Caz Binstead

Producer - Snowy Dreams INC

Author - Pedro Calderón de la Barca

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