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About the Show Less...

Join the jury as two of history's most stubborn intellectuals go head-to-head in a highly entertaining battle of reason versus faith. Read More >

Set in late 1517, Wittenberg imagines a fictitious meeting between university colleagues Dr Faustus (a man of appetites), Martin Luter (a man of faith) and their student Hamlet (a young Prince struggling not only with his beliefs but also with his tennis game).

This sparkling and hilarious celebration of history, language, academia and religion by award-winning playwright David Davalos will appeal to anyone looking for the answers to life’s big questions.


Important Dates & Timing

Opening Night: 26/08/2011

Closing Night: 1/10/2011

Running time: 2 hours 15 minutes

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Cast & Creative


Sophie Brittain, Sean Campion, Andrew Frame, Edward Franklin


Director - Oliver Townsend

Author - David Davalos

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