Beginning March 9, select U.S. cinemas will screen the Royal Shakespeare Company’s production of Twelfth Night.
Directed by Christopher Luscombe, the show played the Royal Shakespeare Theatre from November 2017 through February 2018. The capture stars Dinita Gohil as Viola, Kara Tointon (EastEnders) as Olivia, Nicholas Bishop as Orsino, and Adrian Edmondson (War & Peace) as Malvolio. Watch an exclusive clip from the production above.
When Viola and her twin brother Sebastian are shipwrecked and both think the other has perished, Viola disguises her self as a young manservant for the Duke, Orsino. Orsino is in love with Olivia, but Viola is in love with Orsino. Meanwhile, Sebastian meets Olivia and falls in love with her.
The cast also includes Esh Alladi, Tom Byrne, Sally Cheng, Michael Cochrane, James Gant, John Hodgkinson, Beruce Khan, Verity Kirk, Luke Latchman, Vivien Parry, Joseph Prowen, Giles Taylor, Sarah Twomey, and Jamie Tyler. The producion features design by Simon Higlett, lighting by Tim Mitchell, music by Nigel Hess, sound by Jeremy Dunn, movement by Kev McCurdy, and video by RSC Production Video.
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