Mrs Pankhurst's Players Shrew

Theatre

16+

This radical adaptation, set in a nightclub populated with drag kings and gangsters, releases Shakespeare’s famous yet controversial play from its comedic origins to foreground Kate’s journey from strength and independence to being trafficked into a forced marriage. Mrs Pankhurst's Players is a new feminist theatre collective committed to making high quality, politically engaged, text-based theatre. With strong links to the Pankhurst Centre, the collective emerged from Edge Hill University's Drama programme to create theatre focused on foregrounding female experience.

Performances

  • Aug 12-14, 19-21 11:40 (55m) £8.00 (£6.00)
  • Aug 15-17, 22-24 11:40 (55m) £10.00 (£8.00)

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