Delfont Mackintosh Theatres

Delfont Mackintosh Theatres

The Taming of the Shrew

Booking until 18th January 2020

Barbican Theatre

The ultimate battle of the sexes is turned on its head in Justin Audibert's THE TAMING OF THE SHREW as the 1590s are reimagined - with women in charge.

In this radical take on Shakespeare's fierce and energetic comedy of gender, Baptista Minola is seeking to marry off her two sons, the sweet-tempered Bianco and the rebellious Katherine. Cue an explosive courtship and a keenly witty portrayal of hierarchy and power.

'A landmark production as women take charge'
Evening Standard

Director Justin Audibert
Set Designer Stephen Brimson Lewis
Costume Designer Hannah Clark
Lighting Matt Peel
Music Ruth Chan
Sound Claire Windsor
Movement Lucy Cullingford
Fights Rachel Bown-Williams, Ruth Cooper-Brown

The RSC's London production of THE TAMING OF THE SHREW is kindly supported by Cockayne - Grants for the Arts and the London Community Foundation.

Group Bookings

Groups (10+)
Band A or below reduced to £39.50 for Monday - Friday performances.

To book Group tickets please use the options below:

Call Group Sales
0844 482 5100
Email Group

Education Bookings

National Schools (10+)
Band A or below reduced to £18.00 for UK Schools or Band A or below reduced to £25.00 for College/University students, plus 1 free teacher place per 10 students booked. Valid for Monday - Thursday performances.

International Schools (10+)
Band A or below reduced to £25.00 for International Schools, Colleges and Universities, valid for Monday - Thursday performances.

To book Education Groups please use the options below:

Call Education
0844 482 5165
Email Education

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