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The Winter's Tale

by William Shakespeare
in a new version for young audiences
by Justin Audibert and the company

From 6 to 21 February 2019
Running Time: Approx. 1 hour

The Winter's Tale

Perdita is a brave, intelligent and much-loved girl, but something is not quite right in her world. Join her on a journey through magic and mayhem as she uncovers her story – the girl who was once lost and then found.

This exciting version of Shakespeare's play returns to the National Theatre in February, and is the perfect introduction to Shakespeare for younger audiences.

This exciting new version of The Winter's Tale is the perfect introduction to Shakespeare for younger audiences.

Warning: watch out for pursuing bears.

Suitable for 8 – 12 yrs, £12 (£8 under-18yrs)

Family workshops available during half term, to be announced later

Click here for more information about our related Schools programme

 

Relaxed performances, for anyone who would benefit from a more relaxed performance environment – including those with an autism spectrum condition or learning disability:
Wednesday 20 February at 2pm

Public booking opens on Friday 9 November, 8.30am

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