Cymbeline

3 hr 8 min | Royal Shakespeare Company | 2016

An ineffectual Queen Cymbeline rules over a divided dystopian Britain. Consumed with grief at the death of two of her children, Cymbeline’s judgement is clouded. When Innogen, the only living heir, marries her sweetheart Posthumus in secret, an enraged Cymbeline banishes him. Behind the throne, a power-hungry figure plots to seize power by murdering them both.

An ineffectual Queen Cymbeline rules over a divided dystopian Britain. Consumed with grief at the death of two of her children, Cymbeline’s judgement is clouded. When Innogen, the only living heir, marries her sweetheart Posthumus in secret, an enraged Cymbeline banishes him. Behind the throne, a power-hungry figure plots to seize power by murdering them both.

Details

Actor
Gillian Bevan, Bethan Cullinane, Hiran Abeysekera, James Clyde, Marcus Griffiths, Romayne Andrews, Theo Ogundipe, Jenny Fennessy, Temi Wilkey, Doreene Blackstock, Marieme Diouf, Kevin N. Golding, Byron Mondahl, Oliver Johnstone, Eke Chukwu, Graham Turner, Natalie Simpson, James Cooney
Director
Melly Still, Matthew Woodward
Designer
Anna Fleischle, Philip Gladwell, Jonathan Ruddick
Composer
Dave Price
Producer
Zoe Donegan, John Wyver
Writer
William Shakespeare