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Shakespeare performances in Cardiff and nearby this summer

June 30, 2017

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There seems to be so much Shakespeare lined up for the summer it’s difficult to keep track. However, I’m going to have a quick look about and see what I can collect together here. Please let me know if I’ve missed anything and I can add it.

We don’t have anyone lined up to review these, so if you are interested please get in touch with me.

Some of the productions detailed below are playing elsewhere and fairly nearby too. Just follow the links on the play titles to find out more.

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Wednesday 5 July A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Ballet Cymru at Grand Pavilion, Porthcawl

Wednesday 5 July The Tempest
Taking Flight Theatre Production in Newport (2pm and 7pm)

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Thursday & Friday, 6-7 July The Comedy of Errors
The Lord Chamberlain’s Men at Cardiff Castle (Gates open 6.30pm)

Friday 7 July The Merry Wives of Windsor
The Festival Players at Caerleon Amphitheater, near Newport (7.30pm)

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Thursday & Friday 13-14 July Richard III
Showcase Performing Arts at Redhouse, Merthyr Tydfil (7pm)

Friday 14 July The Taming of the Shrew
Heartbreak Productions at Chepstow Castle (7.30pm)

Saturday 15 July A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Fringe Theatre Festival, YMCA, Cardiff (2-3pm)

Sunday 23 July Twelfth Night
Everyman Youth production in Sophia Gardens, Cardiff (7.30pm)

20-29 July Macbeth
Everyman production in Sophia Gardens, Cardiff (Saturday at 3pm, and otherwise 8pm; no Sundays)

Saturday 29 July The Tempest
Taking Flight Theatre Production in Cardiff (Noon)

Sunday 30 July The Tempest
Taking Flight Theatre Production in Penarth (4pm)

 

Illyria TheatreSaturday 5 August The Comedy of Errors
Illyria production in Abergavenny (7pm)

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Shakespeare’s R&J in Cardiff Castle

July 4, 2014

 

Open Air Theatre

The Lord Chamberlain’s Men present – Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet

Did my heart love till now?

Join the Lord Chamberlain’s Men this summer for the world’s greatest love story.  With action from the outset, jealousy, comedy, murder, banishment and the most famous balcony in the history of theatre! Bring a picnic, settle back and be swept up in the romance, the drama and the passion of Romeo & Juliet.

Fri 4 & Sat 5 July @ 7.30pm

Adult £16

Child £11

Box Office 029 2087 8100.

Find out more here.

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@cardiff_castle Blood, Battles, Weird Sisters – it can be only be one play

July 3, 2012

Open Air Theatre – Book by Wed 4 July save £££s

Blood, battles, weird sisters – it can only be one play

Macbeth

Fri 6 – Sat 7 July / 7.30pm

When the triumphant soldier Macbeth discovers he’s destined to be the next King of Scotland, he and Lady Macbeth decide to risk everything in a desperate attempt to gain the throne. Macbeth’s violent dream of power becomes a paranoid nightmare. Join The Lord Chamberlain’s Men in this devastating and gripping thriller.

Early Bird Saver
Tickets must be booked by Wed 4 July
Adults: £13
Children: £9

Tickets on the night
Adults: £16
Children: £11

A Cardiff Festival event

Tickets: 029 2087 8100

Cardiff Castle Website

https://www.facebook.com/officialcardiffcastle

 

*** Do get in touch if you would like to review the event for Cardiff Shakespeare***

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