IN A REIMAGINED 1590, ENGLAND IS A MATRIARCHY.
Baptista Minola is seeking to sell off her son Katherine to the highest bidder.
Cue an explosive battle of the sexes in this electrically charged love story.
Justin Audibert turns Shakespeare’s fierce, energetic comedy of gender and materialism on its head to offer a fresh perspective on its portrayal of hierarchy and power.
Direct from the Royal Shakespeare Theatre in Stratford-upon-Avon, the Royal Shakespeare Company returns to the Lowry with a season of exhilarating Shakespeare plays bursting with contemporary resonance.
Join us for one, join us for all. It’s going to be quite a season.
Director Justin Audibert talks about gender-swapping Shakespeare on stage, read the blog here.
Venue: The Lyric Theatre
Duration: 170 minutes including interval
Audio Described performance: Sat 28 September, 1.30pm, with a Touch Tour at 11.30am.
Captioned performance: Sat 28 September, 1.30pm.
To book accessible tickets please call 0161 876 2183 or set up an online booking account by email.
Make the most of RSC’s latest season with a fantastic multibuy offer available on top price seats!
Packages can be booked online, in person or over the phone via the The Lowry Box Office on 0843 208 6010.