Richard III

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Thursday 19 October – Saturday 28 October 7.15pm
Matinee Wednesday 25 October 2.30pm
No performances Sun & Mon

by William Shakespeare
Directed by Joe Murphy

My conscience hath a thousand several tongues, 
And every tongue brings in a several tale, 
And every tale condemns me for a villain. 

Named the most fascinating historical figure in a poll last year of British historians and the public, Richard III continues to provoke debate. Shakespeare’s brutal play portrays him as a ruthless, power hungry villain, who will stop at nothing to gain the throne occupied by his brother.

Venue: Richard Burton Theatre

Tickets: £13, £11 concessions, Under 25s £6

Running time: Approx. 2hrs 20mins with one interval

Warning: This production contains gun shots and strong language

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BSL interpreted performance on Saturday 28 October. Interpreted by Julie Doyle.
The interpreter will be positioned stage right so audiences can enjoy a good view from the left side of the auditorium. If you would like to book the best available seats for a signed performance please email

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