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Review: As You Like It at the RSC

As You Like It at the RSC, Stratford-upon-Avon, until (Aug 31 2019; then touring until Apr 2020).

Thought panto season was over? Oh no it isn’t! As You Like It at the RSC leaps off the stage with a raucous blend of comedy, music and pelvic thrusts amid a stark, striking set. If that doesn’t sound like your kind of Shakespeare, give it a go, you might just like it.

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Top 5 reasons to buy a Shakespeare Family Homes annual pass

They’re the big five of Stratford-upon-Avon: Shakespeare’s Birthplace, Anne Hathaway’s Cottage, Shakespeare’s New Place, Hall’s Croft and Mary Arden’s Farm – the must-see tourist attractions that chronicle the home life of the world’s greatest ever playwright, William Shakespeare.

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Review: The Comedy of Errors at the RSC

The Comedy of Errors at the RSC, Stratford-upon-Avon, until Nov 2, then touring nationwide until Dec 7.

If you’re schooling was anything like mine, you were force fed a slice of Shakespeare – read aloud, if you were lucky – at the age of around 13. It was drier than the school canteen’s sponge pudding.

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