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Richard III

23rd - 27th October 2018, 7:45 pm
ADC Theatre
Tickets: £8 - £14
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‘Sin will pluck on sin.’

It is 1980 and the notorious York family has finally made peace with their bitter rivals, the Lancasters. Everyone is looking forward to a period of calm, united under the new head of the families, Edward. Edward’s younger brother, Richard, however, has other ideas.

Cast-away and jealous, the unassuming Richard plans to take the role of Don for himself.

Political drama meets gangster-thriller, this re-adaptation sees Shakespeare’s least redeeming character seamlessly slot into the modern world by acquiring the position most suited to them: that of a scheming mobster.