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Tempest, The

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About the Show Less...

The third play in the RSC's winter season at the Novello and the second sucessive outing on its stage for Patrick Stewart. Read More >

Patrick Stewart
Patrick Stewart

Shakespeare's magical last play has love, tragedy and comedy combined in equal measure. The usurped Prospero draws his enemies to his enchanted island to exact his revenge, yet ultimately finds peace and the ability to forgive. Rupert Goold directs Patrick Stewart as Prospero.

For more information on this production, read the First Night Feature.


Important Dates & Timing

Previews From: 22/02/2007

Opening Night: 28/02/2007

Closing Night: 24/03/2007

Running time: 2h40

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Cast & Creative


Patrick Stewart, Mariah Gale, Julian Bleach, John Light, Ken Bones, Finbar Lynch, Nick Court, John Hopkins, James Hayes, Craig Gazey, Joseph Alessi, Chris Jarman, Edmund Kingsley, Paul Barnhill, Allyson Brown, Golda Rosheuvel, Emma Jay Thomas, Ravi Aujla, Rob Carroll, Luke Neal, David Rubin


Director - Rupert Goold

Producer - Royal Shakespeare Company

Lighting Designer - Paul Anderson

Movement Director - Michael Ashcroft

Set Designer - Giles Cadle

Sound - Adam Cork

Author - William Shakespeare

About Novello Theatre

Aldwych, London, United Kingdom, WC2B 4LD

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