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Tristan & Yseult


Cornish King Mark is at war: he rules with his head not his heart. But he hasn't counted on falling head over heels for his enemy’s sister, or expected the arrival of the enigmatic Tristan.
Tristan & Yseult at Shakespeare's Globe

Image: Shakespeare's Globe


Overview


Genre: Tragedy

Director:
Emma Rice

Author:
Written by Kneehigh Artistic Associates Carl Grose and Anna Maria Murphy, adapted by Emma Rice

Music:
Stu Barker

Running time: To be confirmed

Age suitability:
Not available

Background


This critically acclaimed production catapulted the company onto the international stage over a decade ago.


Since then the show has played to rapt audiences across the world, from roofless Cornish castles to intimate New York warehouses.


In its latest incarnation this unforgettable version of the greatest love story of the Celtic tradition will tour for the first time to the four corners: Cornwall, Ireland, Scotland and Wales, as well as to Shakespeare’s Globe and other UK theatres, delighting audiences as well as breaking hearts ...


Part of Emma Rice’s Summer of Love Season.


Summer of Love Season brochure.


Synopsis


Cornish King Mark is at war: he rules with his head not his heart.


But he hasn't counted on falling head over heels for his enemy’s sister, or expected the arrival of the enigmatic Tristan.


Seen through the eyes of the ‘Unloved’, Tristan & Yseult, the most successful and beloved of all of Kneehigh’s shows, blends comedy, live music, grand passions and tender truths in an irresistible night of love.


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Theatre


Name:


Postal address:
21 New Globe Walk
Bankside
London SE1 9DT

Box office tel: 020 7401 9919

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Dates


Previews from:Tuesday 13 June 2017

Closes:Saturday 24 June 2017

Performance days & times


Evening:

Matinee:

Tickets


Standard:

Yard (standing) £5

Gallery (seated) £20 - £45


Booking starts as follows:


Advance Priority Booking: Wednesday 4th January at 10am

Friends Priority Booking: Monday 9th January at 10am

Public Booking: Monday 30th January at 10am


Concessions:
Under 18s - £3 off all seats in the Globe Theatre

Cast


Niall Ashdown - Brangian

Stu Barker - Musician

Omari Douglas - Love Spotter / Animator

Tom Jackson Greaves - Love Spotter / Animator

Kyle Lima - Frocin

Dominic Marsh - Tristan

Pat Moran - Musician

Justin Radford - Musician

Mike Shepherd - King Mark

Hannah Vassallo - Yseult

Elizabeth Westcott - Musician

Kirsty Woodward - Whitehands 


Creatives


Director: Emma Rice
Designer: Bill Mitchell
Lighting: Malcom Rippeth
Sound: Simon Baker

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