Saturday 25 May 2019

The HandleBards at Rococo Garden

Wednesday 19 June to Tuesday 2 July 2019

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The HandleBards will be pedalling into Painswick for three outdoor Shakespeare performances this summer.

Pedalling into Painswick for two different productions, the HandleBards Gents and Ladies return to the stunning Rococo Gardens for some environmentally-sustainable summer Shakespeare.

Travelling to Gloucestershire to perform Much Ado About Nothing on Wednesday 19 and Thursday 20 June 2019 and The Tempest on Tuesday 2 July 2019, the unique theatre groups cycles from venue-to-venue to perform alfresco interpretations of The Bard’s famous plays – promising a novel experience for drama fans.


Much Ado About Nothing – The HandleBards Gents

Wednesday 19 and Thursday 20 June 2019

Cycling in from Bradford-on-Avon, The HandleBards Gents will perform a new interpretation of Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing at Painswick Rococo Gardens on two dates.

In the famous comedy, a group of soldiers return from war and encounter love, deception and misunderstanding in a household in Messina.


The Tempest – The Handlebards Ladies

Tuesday 2 July 2019

The HandleBards Ladies will also pedal into Painswick Rococo Gardens for a performance of The Tempest, one of Shakespeare’s last plays.

Set on an island following a shipwreck, the play is described as the story of betrayal, magic and love.


For more information visit rococogarden.org.uk directly

Event:
The HandleBards performances
Venue
Painswick Rococo Garden
Dates:
Wednesday 19 June 2019; Thursday 20 June 2019; Tuesday 2 July 2019
Times:
From 6.30pm
Admission:
Tickets cost £16
Telephone:
(01452) 813204

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