Shakespeare vs Moliѐre

From Friday 10th November 2017 19:30 to 20:30

If Shakespeare and Moliѐre were our contemporaries what would they write about migrants today? A wave of migrants has landed on French and English shores, all hoping for a better life. Grandeur and decadence, social upheaval and love affairs are brought to life by a puppeteer from each country, each in the role of a border guard… a highly visual bilingual production, applying classic texts to very modern migration.

Using table–top puppetry, acting , objects, live cued music & projection, this show concerns the migrant crisis and abuse of power … even more relevant in today's political climate.. and puts into question the role of Shakespearean witches reincarnated in the form of Weapons, Media and Money.

Presented by Indigo Moon Theatre and Compagnie Via Cane

Tickets: £9/ £30 family of four

1pm (schools) & 7.30pm (12+) performances

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Norwich Puppet Theatre, St James, Whitefriars, Norwich, NR3 1TN

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