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Twelfth Night

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Michael Boyd's RSC production of Shakespeare's identical twin confusion comedy opens the renamed Novello theatre. Read More >

Twelfth NightMichael Boyd’s RSC production of Shakespeare’s identical twin confusion comedy opens the renamed Novello theatre.

Identical twins, Viola and Sebastian, are shipwrecked far away from home. Believing each other to be dead, they embark on separate lives. Viola disguises herself as a boy and joins the court of Duke Orsino, who is courting Olivia. Olivia falls in love with the disguised Viola, while Viola herself is head-over-heels for Orsino. As if all this were not complicated enough, the very alive Sebastian then appears, confusing everyone even more.

 

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Important Dates & Timing

Previews From: 08/12/2005

Opening Night: 13/12/2005

Closing Night: 31/12/2005

Running time: 2h55

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Cast & Creative

Creative

Director - Michael Boyd

Producer - RSC

Designer - Tom Piper

Lighting Designer - Vince Herbert

Movement Director - Liz Ranken

Sound - Andrea Cox

Author - William Shakespeare

About Novello Theatre

Aldwych, London, United Kingdom, WC2B 4LD

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