Indulge in some guilt-free gossip and drama during the 2017 Stratford Festival with Richard Brinsley Sheridan’s The School for Scandal. Watch as director Antoni Cimonlino and his talented cast of seasoned Stratford players transform this 18th–century performance in a work of hilarious and, at times, shocking drama. You’ll fall for the over-the-top costumes, makeup and eye-catching setting, but the witty repartee of the complex characters will keep you engaged during the entire performance.
Find yourself cast ashore in a foreign land surrounded by star-crossed lovers and the songs that heartache inspires. Join the talented cast of Stratford’s finest as they pay a fitting homage to one of Shakespeare’s most beloved and delightful comedies. Critics have described the production as a “must see” and a thrilling and compelling theatrical adventure. This production will have your entire family in stitches as you follow several confused characters as they attempt to navigate the tides of romance.
Are you looking for an evening that combines romance with a daring plot that twists and turns in the classic style of a film noir? Join Beatrice-Joanna as she attempts to navigate her feelings for her lover, Alsemero, and her hatred for her unwanted fiancé. See how the Femme Fatale relentlessly pursues her romantic interests – without consideration for the well-being of the men who may get in her way.
You and your guests will become enthralled by the two parallel plots and captivating dialogue that has a complexity reminiscent of the Bard. From secret romantic dalliances to the darkest corners of a madhouse, the writers, Thomas Middleton and William Rowley, take audience members on an incredible, but tragic journey.