RSC Live: The Tempest
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$24
Members $20
Seniors $22
30 & Under (with I.D.) $16

Each ticket subject to a $5 service fee.
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Part of Theatre in HD / Film / Theatre



Simon Russell Beale returns to the RSC after 20 years to play Prospero in this groundbreaking production directed by Artistic Director Gregory Doran and recorded live for this screening.

On a distant island a man waits. Robbed of his position, power and wealth, his enemies have left him in isolation. But this is no ordinary man, and this no ordinary island. Prospero is a magician, able to control the very elements and bend nature to his will. When a sail appears on the horizon, he reaches out across the ocean to the ship that carries the men who wronged him. Creating a vast magical storm he wrecks the ship and washes his enemies up on the shore. When they wake they find themselves lost on a fantastical island where nothing is as it seems.
 
In a unique partnership with Intel, the production will be using today’s most advanced technology in a bold re-imagining of Shakespeare’s magical play, creating an unforgettable theatrical experience.

 

Private group screenings available! (Minimum 75 attendees)

 

Contact ed.budz@symphonyspace.org