David Thacker production 1993

Theatre critic Paul Taylor described this production as:

'Set on a split-level, tubular office complex ... it relocates the play in the cut-throat, computer-flashing world of modern high finance. This creates as many problems as opportunities...'

Read the full review from The Independent:
Don't bank on it: The Merchant of Venice at the Barbican, London

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