Pericles


Prince Pericles has everything but understands little. When a reckless act threatens his safety, he must flee his home and take to sea. Reliant on the whims of the fates and the kindness of strangers, Pericles is driven from shore to shore.
Pericles at National Theatre

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Overview


Genre: Shakespeare - comedy
Venue: National Theatre
Started: Sunday 26 August 2018
Closed: Tuesday 28 August 2018
Running time:To be confirmed
Age suitability: Not available

Synopsis


How far must we travel to come home?


Prince Pericles has everything but understands little.


When a reckless act threatens his safety, he must flee his home and take to sea.


Reliant on the whims of the fates and the kindness of strangers, Pericles is driven from shore to shore.


Only by reaching the ends of the earth may he finally understand what it means to come home.


A huge company of all ages from across London join together with professional artists to breathe new life into this classic tale in a musical version on the Olivier stage.


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Theatre


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Box office tel: 020 7452 3000

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Dates


Previews from:Sunday 26 August 2018

Closes:Tuesday 28 August 2018

Performance days & times


Evening:

Sunday ‑ 7‑00pm

Monday ‑ 7‑00pm

Tuesday ‑ 7‑00pm


Matinee:
-

Tickets


Standard:
£15

Concessions:
£7.50 under-18s

Creatives


Author: William Shakespeare, in a version by Chris Bush
Composer: James Fortune
Director: Emily Lim
Designer: Fly Davis
Musical direction: Tarek Merchant
Choreography: Robby Graham
Lighting: Paule Constable
Sound: Paul Arditti

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