The Royal Shakespeare Company has announced the full programme for its year-long Complete Works Festival in Stratford-upon-Avon. The festival, which launches on Shakespeare’s birthday, 23 April 2006, is the first time that all of Shakespeare’s plays and poems have been staged at the same event.
With 23 RSC shows, 17 international productions and 14 by UK-based visiting companies, the RSC is gearing up to host what will be one of the major international cultural events of 2006.
A complete at a glance schedule of the Complete Works Festival, from April 2006 – March 2007 is available to download, along with an A to Z of the Complete Works Festival.
Photo from Royal Shakespeare Company website: Patrick Stewart and Harriet Walter in the title roles of Antony and Cleopatra.