The Merchant of Venice


Portia has a problem, Bassanio has a riddle to solve, and Shylock just wants respect. How far would you go to get what you want? Shakespeare's story of greed and injustice explored for a younger audience.
The Merchant of Venice at Orange Tree Theatre

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Overview


Genre: Shakespeare - comedy
Venue: Orange Tree Theatre
Started: Saturday 26 May 2018
Closed: Saturday 30 June 2018
Running time:1 hr 10 mins
Age suitability: 5+

Background


Primary Shakespeare has been an important part of the Orange Tree's education programme for over 20 years, with around 4,000 children taking part each year.

Synopsis


All that glisters is not gold . . .


Portia has a problem, Bassanio has a riddle to solve, and Shylock just wants respect.


How far would you go to get what you want?


The bright lights of the city might glitter, but under the surface, not everyone is treated fairly.


Some people are greedy, others cruel to their neighbours.


How should you treat those around you?


Shakespeare's story of greed and injustice explored for a younger audience.


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Theatre


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Postal address:
1 Clarence Street
Richmond TW9 2SA

Box office tel: 020 8940 3633

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Dates


Previews from:Saturday 26 May 2018

Closes:Saturday 30 June 2018

Performance days & times


Evening:

Saturday ‑ 11‑00am 26th May

Saturday ‑ 11‑00am 30th Jun


Matinee:
-

Tickets


Standard:
£7

Access information


Relaxed performance:

Sat 30 June 11.00am


Creatives


Author: William Shakespeare
Director: Imogen Bond
Production: Primary Shakespeare

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