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Please note, Twelfth Night is now sold out. There are a limited number of tickets left for the partner production, Richard III staring Mark Rylance. Book Richard III tickets now and avoid disappointment!
Starring Stephen Fry and Mark Rylance.
In the household of Olivia, two campaigns are being quietly waged – one by the lovesick lord Orsino against the heart of the indifferent Olivia; the other by an alliance of servants and hangers-on against the high-handedness of her steward, the pompous Malvolio. When Orsino engages the cross-dressed Viola to plead with Olivia on his behalf, a bittersweet chain of events follows.
Filled with a cast of unforgettable characters, Twelfth Night combines cruelty with high comedy and the pangs of unrequited love with someof the subtlest poetry and most exquisite songs Shakespeare ever wrote.
'SENSATIONAL DOUBLE BILL. MARK RYLANCE IS DAZZLING.A GLORIOUS STAR PERFORMANCE.SUBLIME’ Daily Telegraph
‘A GLORIOUSLY SUCCESSFUL TRANSFER.SUPERB.REMARKABLE’ The Independent
‘DELICIOUSLY FUNNY. Works like a dream. A MUST-SEE’ Daily Express
‘PURE COMIC DELIGHT' Daily Telegraph
‘WONDROUSLY FUNNY.RYLANCE’S PERFORMANCE IS A MARVEL’ The Independent
‘HILARIOUS’ The Guardian
The Globe revisits its award-winning Twelfth Night of 2002 with an all-male Original Practices production, exploring clothing, music, dance and settings possible in the Globe of around 1601.
Mark Rylance reprises his widely celebrated performance of Olivia in Twelfth Night, 10 years after its original premiere at Middle Temple Hall and the Globe. This season, Mark Rylance will also appear in the title role of Richard III.
Cast:Mark Rylance as Olivia, Stephen Fry as Malvolio, Samuel Barnett as Sebastian, Johnny Flynn as Viola, Liam Brennan as Duke Orsino, Peter Hamilton Dyer as Feste, Colin Hurley as Sir Toby Belch and Roger Lloyd Pack as Andrew Aguecheek
Directed by Tim Carroll.
STAGE SEATS: Please note stageseats are unreserved and allocated on arrival. Latecomers are not permitted for the stage seats
Age restrictionrecommended age 12+
Running timeApprox 3 hours including interval
Performance datesRunning in rep with Richard III until Saturday 9th February 2013
STAGE SEATS: Please note stage seats are unreserved and allocated on arrival. Latecomers are not permitted for the stage seats.
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