Winter's Tale, The [Drama On 3]

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2016050120180506 (R3)by William Shakespeare.

Eve Best, Danny Sapani and Shaun Dooley star in the magical product of the Bard's later years. Treading new dramatic ground The Winter's Tale embraces tragedy, poetry, folklore, magic realism, music, comedy and the infamous stage direction "exit pursued by a bear".

Leontes ..... Danny Sapani
Hermione ..... Eve Best
Polixenes ..... Shaun Dooley
Camillo ..... Karl Johnson
Paulina ..... Susan Jameson
Shepherd ..... Paul Copley
Perdita ..... Faye Castelow
Autolycus ..... Tim Van Eyken
Florizel ..... Will Howard
Mamillius ..... Charlie Brand
Archidamus ..... Sean Baker
Antigonus ..... Brian Protheroe
Clown ..... Sam Rix
Emilia ..... Scarlett Brookes
Cleomenes ..... Richard Pepple
Dion ..... Nick Underwood
First Lady ..... Adie Allen
Mopsa ..... Nicola Ferguson
First Lord ..... James Lailey
Mariner ..... Sargon Yelda
Officer ..... Ewan Bailey

Music composed by Tim Van Eyken, Singer Lisa Knapp

Director: David Hunter.

Eve Best and Danny Sapani star in Shakespeare's late play The Winter's Tale.

Series of drama performances, ranging from experimental works to the Classics

20160501Eve Best and Danny Sapani star in Shakespeare's late play The Winter's Tale.

Series of drama performances, ranging from experimental works to the Classics

20040208By William Shakespeare.

A magical and life affirming play exploring of the cycles of human life, the destructive capacity of jealousy and the struggle for understanding, forgiveness and reconciliation.

Leontes....Michael Feast Hermione....Emma Fielding Polixenes....Kenneth Cranham Camillo....David Fielder Paulina....Claire Benedict Perdita....Elianne Byrne Florizel....Graeme Hawley Mamillius....Matthew Beard The Shepherd....Russell Dixon The Young Shepherd....John Lloyd Fillingham Autolycus....Toby Jones Mopsa/Emilia....Olwen May Dorcus....Deborah Mcandrew Antigonus....Seamus O'Neill Cleomenes....James Nickerson Dion/Time....Jim Findley Archidamus....Jonathan Keeble The accordion player....Nigel Waterhouse Original music was composed by Gary Yershon.

Produced by Nadia Molinari

20160501by William Shakespeare.

Eve Best, Danny Sapani and Shaun Dooley star in the magical product of the Bard's later years. Treading new dramatic ground The Winter's Tale embraces tragedy, poetry, folklore, magic realism, music, comedy and the infamous stage direction ""exit pursued by a bear"".

Part of the BBC Shakespeare Festival.

Music composed by Tim Van Eyken, Singer Lisa Knapp.