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Category Archives: The Tempest (Play)
Set in a women’s prison, this production is the third and last installment of the director Phyllida Lloyd’s series of Shakespeare plays for Donmar Warehouse.
The British actress plays Prospero in an all-female “The Tempest,” her latest gender-switched Shakespeare production, set in a penitentiary.
The Royal Shakespeare Company is using a motion-capture process and other technology to make Ariel seem even more like a magical sprite.
Beginning this weekend, Mr. Snowden will appear in performances of the play at the Public Theater with Mr. Radcliffe, who plays a writer in the show.
The two will perform in “Privacy” at the Public Theater.
This Shakespeare in the Park production about a duke living in exile features well-known names and the unpredictability of the weather.
Shakespeare’s “The Tempest” has long attracted composers seeking to turn it into something rich and strange, and Gotham Chamber Opera announced Friday that it would team up with the Martha Graham Dance Company to present a staging of old and new “Tempest” songs this spring at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.