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Local Drama - Shakespeare's As You Like It

Posted: Wed Mar 06, 2013 12:34 pm
by Chorlton Players
The Chorlton Players present – As You Like It, By William Shakespeare

Thurs 21st -, Sat 23rd March 2013 7.30pm
St Werburgh’s Church Hall,
St Werburgh’s Rd,
Chorlton-cum-Hardy,
M21 0TL

Tickets £6/£4

Our next production is the Shakespeare classic set in the woods.
Rosalind, the daughter of a banished duke, falls in love with Orlando at a wrestling match, but her usurping uncle, jealous of her popularity, banishes her from court. Disguised as a boy she seeks out her father and his friends in the Forest of Arden. Here she meets Orlando again and, under the guise of a young man, counsels him in the art of love.

As You Like It runs the glorious gamut of pastoral romance: cross-dressing and love-notes; poetry and brilliant conversation; gentle satire, slapstick and passion.

Please book early online at http://www.chorltonplayers.com to avoid disappointment on the door

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