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London Fringe - Shakespeare


We have 17 shows listed.

Much Ado About Nothing

Playing now

Shakespeare - comedy

Rose Theatre Kingston
Don Pedro is victorious. Having won a turf war down in the city, the Mafia overlord and his entourage take over the luxury spa hotel Messina in order to hide-out, party and recover deep in the Sicilian hills.


As You Like It

Playing now

Shakespeare - comedy

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Network Theatre
To 28 Apr 2018
Love blossoms among the trees as lovers Rosalind and Orlando are banished to the Forest of Arden. Together with shepherds and exiled courtiers they become enmeshed in a web of romance and deception.


A Midsummer Night's Dream - Shakespeare for a Camden audience.

Playing now

Shakespeare - comedy

Theatro Technis
Theatro Technis
To 5 May 2018
Adapted and directed by Gavin McAlinden and set in modern music Festival culture; this is a radical reimagining of Shakespeare's tale of youth, love, sex, drugs, music, mistaken identity and bad trips!!


The Complete Works of William Shakespeare

Upcoming show

Shakespeare

New Wimbledon Theatre
This critically acclaimed play is an irreverent, fast-paced romp through the Bard's 37 plays! Join these madcap performers in tights as they weave their way through all of Shakespeare's Comedies, Histories and Tragedies.


A Midsummer Night's Dream

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - comedy

Greenwich Theatre
Greenwich Theatre
15 May To 26 May 2018


On a Midsummer's night, four young lovers find themselves entranced and entrapped in an enchanted forest where sprites lurk and fairies rule.


The Winter's Tale

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - comedy

Bridewell
Bridewell
22 May To 26 May 2018
King Leontes, suspects his wife Hermione of infidelity with his best friend Polixenes, King of Bohemia. He sets in motion a violent and tragic chain of events which culminate in the abandonment of his new born daughter on a foreign shore.


The Merchant of Venice

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - comedy

Orange Tree Theatre
Orange Tree Theatre
26 May To 30 Jun 2018
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.


Macbeth

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - tragedy

Wilton's Music Hall
Wilton's Music Hall
18 Jun To 2 Jul 2018
A visceral and vibrant version of Shakespeare's classic with exceptional live music and bespoke human voice effects performed live by the ensemble, this production truly evokes the tragedy of the Scottish king.


The Tempest

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - comedy

Iris Theatre
Iris Theatre
20 Jun To 28 Jul 2018
A storm at sea - a ship is broken by the waves, and a king and his court are washed up on the shore of a mysterious island. The desolate isle appears uninhabited but, unseen in the shadows, a powerful magician plots his revenge.


Much Ado About Nothing

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - comedy

Bridewell
Bridewell
20 Jun To 23 Jun 2018
When Don Pedro and his band of men return to Messina, the young Count Claudio and Hero quickly plan to marry, whilst the sarcastic Benedick and Beatrice engage in verbal sparring matches. But will the young couple wed?


Romeo & Juliet

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - tragedy

Waterloo East Theatre
Waterloo East Theatre
25 Jun To 8 Jul 2018
A violent brawl between the houses of Capulet and Montague re-opens the bitter rivalry of both families. On either side of the divide stand two young lovers who will risk all to be together.


A Midsummer Night's Dream

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - comedy

Wilton's Music Hall
Wilton's Music Hall
26 Jun To 30 Jun 2018
Set against the backdrop of a royal wedding, four young lovers, six local tradespeople, and an entire kingdom of warring fairies descend upon the Athenian woods one midsummer's night.


The Tempest

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - comedy

Putney Arts Theatre
Putney Arts Theatre
26 Jun To 30 Jun 2018
Aboard a foundering ship tossed by a violent storm the terrified passengers await their watery doom - but they will not die today. Instead the sorcerous tempest casts them away upon the shore of the strange and remote island of the wizard.


A Midsummer Night's Dream

Upcoming show

Shakespeare - comedy

The London Theatre
The London Theatre
11 Jul To 21 Jul 2018
This all female cast production of Shakepeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream is from the same team which saw the sold out All female Twelfth Night which played at the same venue earlier this year.


othellomacbeth

Upcoming show

Shakespeare

Lyric Hammersmith
Lyric Hammersmith - Main House
5 Oct To 3 Nov 2018
Two of Shakespeare's most brutal and poetic plays, exploring fear, jealousy, power and revenge. Two stories in which powerful men are manipulated into destroying their societies, their households, their loved ones and themselves.


Romea and Julian

Upcoming show

Shakespeare

The Bread & Roses Theatre
The Bread & Roses Theatre
6 Nov To 10 Nov 2018
Set on an estate in South-East London, where the young people are left to their own devices and where carrying a knife is second nature, we follow the tragic journey of these two lovers over the course of 90 blood pumping minutes.


Shakespeare Schools Festival - Park Theatre

Upcoming show

Shakespeare

Park Theatre
Park Theatre - Park 200
27 Nov To 28 Nov 2018


Shakespeare Schools Foundation presents the world's largest youth drama festival at the Park Theatre. An exhilarating evening, featuring a series of unique abridged Shakespeare productions by local schools.



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