Circus owner Max Medici enlists former star Holt Farrier and his children Milly and Joe to care for a newborn elephant whose oversized ears make him a laughingstock in an already struggling circus. But when they discover that Dumbo can fly, the circus makes an incredible comeback, attracting persuasive entrepreneur V.A. Vandevere, who recruits the peculiar pachyderm for his newest, larger-than-life entertainment venture, Dreamland.
Alan is a stylish tailor with moves as sharp as his suits. He has spent years searching tirelessly for his missing son Michael who stormed out over a game of Scrabble. With a body to identify and his family torn apart, Alan must repair the relationship with his youngest son Peter and solve the mystery of an online player who he thinks could be Michael, so he can finally move on and reunite his family.
With an astonishing output of 20 productions per year, it’s no wonder The Royal Shakespeare Company, based in Shakespeare’s home town, is one of the world’s most renowned dramatic companies.
Live from its home in Stratford-upon-Avon, Royal Shakespeare Company productions on screen at Dendy are a rare chance to see a truly world-class retelling of one of The Bard’s timeless plays.
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