Join the watch-along as we broadcast Erica Whyman's production on BBC Four this Sunday (25 April) from 7pm.

Join us on Twitter (we're @TheRSC) to watch along with us and use #WintersTale to share your thoughts.

Set across a 16-year span from the 1953 coronation to the moon landings, Erica Whyman's production of The Winter's Tale imagines a world where the ghosts of fascist Europe collide with horrors reminiscent of The Handmaid’s Tale, before washing up on a joyful seashore. 

Watch the video below to learn more about the process of making the Winter's Tale for screen and see behind the scenes footage.

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The Winter's Tale will be first broadcast on BBC Four on Sunday 25 April at 7pm before moving onto iPlayer. There will also be a BSL-interpreted broadcast on Thursday 29 April at 1.10am.

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