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Timon of Athens

William Shakespeare

Find out more about past productions of Shakespeare’s dark satire, which forces us to question where does happiness really lie?

  • Running time:

    2 hrs 40 mins (including a 20 mins interval)

Past productions

Our productions of the rarely performed Timon of Athens have featured some notable actors in the title role: Paul Scofield in 1965, Richard Pasco in 1980 and Michael Pennington in 1999. Discover how different directors at the RSC have approached one of Shakespeare's lesser known plays.