The Complete Works Of William Shakespeare (abridged)

The Complete Works Of William Shakespeare (abridged)

Presented by Red Tree Theatre
Shakespeare may be turning in his grave, but the show that's become a cult classic contains all 37 plays (plus sonnets).

How on earth can three actors do the impossible: act through Shakespeare's entire canon --37 plays-- in 97 minutes? By summarizing the canon through football games, rap songs, and outrageously condensed, comedy mash-up titles (like "Four Weddings and a Transvestite") of course! T

he Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) hilariously summarizes all of Shakespeare's plays, using reduced re-enactments and audience participation.
It is famous for holding the (self-proclaimed) record for the shortest production of Hamlet at 43 seconds (as well as the fastest performance of Hamlet..backwards (42 seconds!).

An extremely popular play that ran in London for nine years and has enjoyed countless productions in various languages playing throughout the world, The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) entertains and teaches audiences facts about Shakespeare, while ensuring them a rollicking good time.

By Adam Long, Daniel Singer, and Jess Winfield

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Thu, 3rd to 12th August '23

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Friday, 11:00 ~ 14:00

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Comedy, Parody, Farce

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