Taming Of The Shrew, The

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Shakespeare's tale of a man trying to control an uncontrollable woman is played out by the all-male Propeller company. Read More >

Shakespeare’s tale of a man trying to control an uncontrollable woman is played out by the all-male Propeller company.

The drunk Christopher Sly is is abducted by a hunting party and made to believe he is married. He and his ‘wife’ watch a group of travelling players perform a play in which rich gentleman Baptista will only allow his good-natured daughter Bianca to marry if her sharp-tongued and strong-willed sibling Katherina does the same.

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Important Dates & Timing

Previews From: 05/01/2007

Opening Night: 17/01/2007

Closing Night: 17/02/2007

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Cast & Creative

Creative

Director - Edward Hall

Producer - Old Vic Theatre Company in a co-production with the Watermill theatre

Designer - Michael Pavelka

Lighting Designer - Mark Howland and Ben Ormerod

Author - William Shakespeare

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