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Love. War. Witchcraft. Murder. Madness.

A couple’s ambition consumes the kingdom of Scotland. A king’s mind is poisoned by prophecy, power, and paranoia. A nation is led to the slaughter. To protect their world, those who lose the most must rise the highest.

Praise for Merely Theatre:

“What Shakespeare could and should be in this modern generation. Wonderful, high energy and delightfully easy to understand.”  Everything Theatre

“A triumph of resourcefulness and invention…  this company has the theatre resonating irreverently with life.”  Eastbourne Herald

“Extremely moving…  often plunging the auditorium into pin-drop silences.”  Mind The Blog

About Merely Theatre

Merely Theatre creates energetic, crystal clear Shakespeare productions. Audiences follow the story better than ever and feel actively involved. Their work is inventive and reckless, with a dynamic cast of actors telling these amazing stories through sheer imaginary force.

Tickets £16/£14 concessions

Special rate available for groups from schools.


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Wed 3 Oct