Pericles

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Shakespeare's romantic adventure full of tyrants, incest, murder, knights, teenagers, pirates, brothels, sublime poetry, young love, a great hero and the goddess Diana.

A multicultural cast, world music and the poet Benjamin Zephaniah, give this timeless tale a contemporary twist.

Pericles....Tom Mannion

Gower....Benjamin Zephaniah

Antiochus/Cerimon....Raad Rawi

Marina/Antiochus' daughter....Helen Longworth

Helicanus....Sean Scanlan

Master....Dermot Crowley

Fisherman....Paul Dinnen

Simonides....Lorcan Cranitch

Thaisa....Katherine Igoe

Dionyza....Adjoa Andoh

Cleon....Peter Gevisser

Diana....Sian Phillips

Bawd/Lychorida....Ayesha Antoine

Philemon/Bolt....Nick Sayce

Lysimachus....Ifan Meredith

Leonine....Delroy Brown

Directed by Gaynor Macfarlane

*20081130

An adventure full of tyrants, incest, murder, knights, a great hero and the goddess Diana.

Shakespeare's romantic adventure full of tyrants, incest, murder, knights, teenagers, pirates, brothels, sublime poetry, young love, a great hero and the goddess Diana.

A multicultural cast, world music and the poet Benjamin Zephaniah give this timeless tale a contemporary twist.

Pericles....Tom Mannion

Gower....Benjamin Zephaniah

Antiochus/Cerimon....Raad Rawi

Marina/Antiochus' daughter....Helen Longworth

Helicanus....Sean Scanlan

Master....Dermot Crowley

Fisherman....Paul Dinnen

Simonides....Lorcan Cranitch

Thaisa....Katherine Igoe

Dionyza....Adjoa Andoh

Cleon....Peter Gevisser

Diana....Sian Phillips

Bawd/Lychorida....Ayesha Antoine

Philemon/Bolt....Nick Sayce

Lysimachus....Ifan Meredith

Leonine....Delroy Brown

Directed by Gaynor Macfarlane.