Royal Shakespeare Company
27 actors, 3 plays, 1 electrifying Season
This winter the Royal Shakespeare Company return with three Shakespeare productions As You Like It, The Taming of the Shrew and Measure for Measure. Featuring a Company of 27 actors, this electrifying Season explores themes of morality, love, power and gender and sparks with striking resonance.
RSC Live: The Taming of the Shrew (12A)
Justin Audibert (Snow in Midsummer) turns Shakespeare’s fierce, energetic comedy of gender and materialism on its head to offer a fresh perspective on its portrayal of hierarchy and power.
RSC Live: Measure for Measure (12A)
The RSC's Artistic Director Gregory Doran directs Shakespeare's surprisingly relevant tale of corruption and abuse.
Royal Shakespeare Company: As You Like It
All the world really is a stage in this joyous and imaginative version of Shakespeare’s madcap romantic comedy directed by Kimberley Sykes.
RSC: The Taming of the Shrew
The ultimate battle of the sexes is turned on its head in this ‘deftly provocative and exuberantly entertaining’ (The Times) production in which the 1590s are reimagined – with women in charge.
RSC Debates: The Fool Is The Only One Who Speaks The Truth
Can comedy bring about real change?
RSC: Measure for Measure
RSC Artistic Director Gregory Doran directs this new production of Measure for Measure, a play written by Shakespeare in the early 1600s but whose story and themes feel even more urgent today.
Measure for Measure: Pre-show talk
Join us for this exclusive Members’ pre-show talk with Royal Shakespeare Company Assistant Director Leigh Toney.
RSC Debates: Defend The Right To Offend?
A talk about how free speech can make for uncomfortable listening.
Watch: London Season Trailer
The Royal Shakespeare Company return with three new Shakespeare productions: As You Like It, The Taming of the Shrew and Measure for Measure.