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The Tempest

William Shakespeare

Simon Russell Beale plays Prospero in this groundbreaking production

The Barbican

★★★★

Doran's spellbinding production

Financial Times

An outstanding and deeply moving performance from Simon Russell Beale

Financial Times

★★★★

Simon Russell Beale is utterly absorbing

Times

A spellbinding storm

Times

Royal Shakespeare Theatre 

The Tempest played in Stratford-upon-Avon during our winter 2016-17 season.

 

★★★★★

‘State-of-the-art stagecraft meets a career-best performance by Simon Russell Beale’

Financial Times

‘The finest Prospero I have ever seen…probably the finest performance from (Simon Russell) Beale.’

Financial Times

★★★★★

‘Gregory Doran’s magnificent production’

Sunday Express

‘The visual effects are sensational’

Sunday Express

★★★★

‘Hi-tech spectacle’

Guardian

★★★★

‘Simon Russell Beale is the most special effect..in eloquent, emotionally piercing style.’

Daily Telegraph

★★★★

‘Gregory Doran’s take on The Tempest is a complex spectacle…a rich array of effects’

eVENING STANDARD

‘Simon Russell Beale in the most profoundly moving performance of his career…he’s the most human, complex and vulnerable Prospero I’ve ever seen.’

Independent

★★★★

‘Prospero’s Tempest is a techno triumph…visual fireworks light up the stage’

Daily Mail

★★★★

‘Gregory Doran and his designer Stephen Brimson Lewis have pushed the boundaries of what’s possible.’

Whatsonstage.com