Opening in The Swan Theatre next month, Snow in Midsummer is a contemporary re-imagining of one of the most famous Classical Chinese dramas. This is the first production in the RSC’s Chinese Translations Project, a cultural exchange bringing Chinese classics to a modern western audience.
The play stars Harry Potter actor Katie Leung and runs from Feb 23 – Mar 25
It’s time to start thinking about your theatre visits for next year! Why not spend a weekend in Stratford?
The RSC has announced its 2016 spring and summer season – celebrating the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death.
Highlights include A Midsummer Night’s Dream: A Play for the Nation – co-produced with 14 amateur companies across the UK, it opens in Stratford upon Avon before embarking on a nationwide tour.
There are productions of Hamlet and Cymbeline and in The Swan Theatre a production of Don Quixote featuring David Threlfall and Rufus Hound.
Also in The Swan Theatre, two new productions of Marlowe’s Dr Faustus and Ben Jonson’s The Alchemist.