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RSC: Measure For Measure

CTC Theatre

Synopsis

When a young novice nun is compromised by a corrupt official, who offers to save her brother from execution in return for sex, she has no idea where to turn for help. When she threatens to expose him, he tells her that no one would believe her. 

Shakespeare wrote this play in the early 1600s, yet it remains astonishingly resonant today. Artistic Director Gregory Doran directs this new production. 

Release Date 17 August 2019
Running Time 4hr
Rating CTC | Not yet classified

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