The Tempest

5 star rating

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This powerful, passionate and magical production features stunning contemporary African choreography from Shyne Phiri, with an original soundtrack which samples traditional Malawian music.
The Tempest at Greenwich Theatre

Image: Bilimankhwe Arts


Overview


Genre: Shakespeare - romance
Venue: Greenwich Theatre
Started: Wednesday 27 September 2017
Closed: Saturday 30 September 2017
Running time:To be confirmed
Age suitability: Not available

Synopsis


This powerful, passionate and magical production features stunning contemporary African choreography from Shyne Phiri, with an original soundtrack which samples traditional Malawian music.


With live music and full of humour and movement, the show is fast paced, urban and exciting.


By bringing together artists from Africa and Europe, the company uses the best from both continents to both entertain and move audiences.


The Tempest is presented in collaboration with Damon Albarn's Africa Express.


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Box office tel: 020 8858 7755

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Dates


Previews from:Wednesday 27 September 2017

Press night:Friday 29 September 2017

Closes:Saturday 30 September 2017

Performance days & times


Evening:

Wednesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Thursday ‑ 7‑30pm

Friday ‑ 7‑30pm

Saturday ‑ 7‑30pm


Matinee:
-

Tickets


Standard:
£18.50

Concessions:
£16

Cast


Prospero - Christopher Brand

Miranda - Cassandra Hercules

Ariel - Robert Magasa and Joshua Bhima

Caliban - Stanley Mambo

Ferdinand - Reice Weathers

Trinculo - Victoria Jeffrey

Stephano - Benedict Martin


Creatives


Author: 

William Shakespeare

Translations by Chisomo 'Nyamalikiti Nthiwatiwa' Mdalla


Composer: Ben Mankhamba, Frederick Rich
Director: Kate Stafford
Designer: Hazel Albarn
Choreography: Shyne Phiri
Production: Bilimankhwe Arts

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