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“...an evening that delights the heart as much as it stimulates the mind… A joy to behold.” The Telegraph
By William Shakespeare

Edward Hall returned to The Watermill in January of this year to create yet another astonishing Shakespeare piece with his remarkable all-male company. This time it was the turn of one of the later plays.

The last production, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, toured nationally and internationally before enjoying a run at the Comedy Theatre in London and at the Brooklyn Academy of Music in New York. The Winter's Tale will follow a similar path, opening in New York in November.

A man consumed by an inexplicable jealousy destroys everything around him, his family, his kingdom and himself. Wracked by guilt, he sets off a chain reaction of events leading to a miraculous ending and the chance for reconciliation. A tragic fairy story, mysterious yet filled with humour and with a magical ending full of hope.

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Tour Dates

7 – 10 September
Wyvern Theatre, Swindon
Box Office: 01793 524481

13 – 17 September
Theatre Royal, Glasgow
Box Office: 0141 2401133

20 – 24 September
New Theatre Royal, Portsmouth
023 9264 9000

30 September – 8 October 
The Abbey Theatre, Dublin
Box Office: 01 677 8899

11 – 15 October
Cambridge Arts Theatre
01223 503333

18 – 22 October
The Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury
01227 787 787

26 – 29 October 
The National Theatre, Madrid

2 – 6 November
Brooklyn Academy of Music, New York

9 – 13 November
The Zellerbach Playhouse, Berkeley, California

15 – 17 November
The John F Kennedy Centre for the Performing Arts, Washington DC

24 – 27 November
Teatre de Salt, Gerona, Spain

2 – 3 December 
Aberystwyth Arts Centre
Box Office: 01970 623 232

Want to know more about Propeller?  Visit their website at www.propeller.org.uk


Contact tour venues for details of performance times.
Directed by Edward Hall
Designed by Michael Pavelka
Lighting by Ben Ormerod
Music by Tony Bell, Dugald Bruce Lockhart and Jules Werner