Tag: Christopher Marlowe

Doctor Faustus @ The Barbican Centre

Doctor FaustusIt’s a rare feeling to sit in the audience for a play and feel you truly don’t know what to expect – in the age of social media it’s impossible not to have a good idea what to expect, but when two men walk onto the stage at the beginning of Faustus, stare each other in the eye and light a match cast, crew and audience will all find out together who will take the titular role. Continue reading

RSC Announce 2017 Spring-Summer Season

Photo by Tara Moore. Image Courtesy of Kevin Francis Gray Studio.

Photo by Tara Moore. Image Courtesy of Kevin Francis Gray Studio.

It’s just our luck… we go away for a few days break in Stratford-upon-Avon to check out theRoyal Shakespeare Company‘s King Lear and they go and announce their 2017 season. Well, it’s a good one so just in case you haven’t heard already, here’s the news: Continue reading

Kit Harington Takes Title Role In Doctor Faustus

tumblr_inline_o1kotz0LbH1rgiv1h_500Kit Harington will return to the London stage to play the title role in an anarchic production of Doctor Faustus at the Duke of York’s Theatre, London, from 9th April 2016. Directed by Jamie Lloyd, Christopher Marlowe’s masterwork, with two acts by Colin Teevan, will preview from Monday 9th April 2016, booking until Saturday 4th June.
Further casting to be announced. Continue reading

The RSC Announce Spring Summer 2016 Season

tumblr_inline_nuaskybXlO1rgiv1h_500Very exciting news this morning as the Royal Shakespeare Company announce their spring/summer season for 2016. A special year as it marks the 400th Anniversary of Shakespeare himself! Read on below for full details. Continue reading