RSC: The Taming of the Shrew Tickets

About RSC: The Taming of the Shrew

In this radical take on Shakespeare’s fierce and energetic comedy of gender, Baptista Minola is seeking to marry off her two sons, the sweet-tempered Bianco and the rebellious Katherine. Cue an explosive courtship and a keenly witty portrayal of hierarchy and control.

Taking inspiration from the novel The Power by Naomi Alderman, Justin Audibert directs a revelatory The Taming of the Shrew, set in a matriarchal world, with sumptuous Elizabethan costumes.

The RSC’s London production of The Taming of the Shrew is kindly supported by Cockayne – Grants for the Arts and the London Community Foundation.

‘A landmark production as women take charge’ ★★★★ Evening Standard 

Performance dates & times

You can book from 15-Oct-2019 to 18-Jan-2020.

Mon
  • 19:15
Tue
  • 19:15
Wed
  • 19:15
Thu
  • 13:15
  • 19:15
Fri
  • 19:15
Sat
  • 13:15
  • 19:15
Sun
  • -

Important Information

Tuesday 17th December 2019, 7.15pm - Audio-described and captioned performances with Touch Tour (5.15pm)

Barbican

Find out more about the venue for your show: Directions, Transport options and facilities.

Where is the theatre?

Silk Street London EC2Y 8DS
  • Nearest Bus stop: (Beech Street) 76, 153; (City Road) 21, 43, 141, 205, 214, 271
  • Parking: Aldersgate Street underground car park (10mins)
  • Nearest Night Bus: (Beech Street) N76; (City Road) 43, 205, 214, 271
  • Nearest Tube: Metropolitan, Circle, Hammersmith & City
  • Directions:

    (10mins) Take Goswell Road and turn right at Fann Street. Continue straight onto Fortune Street, before turning right at Whitecross Street and follow it all the way down to the theatre entrance.

  • Nearest Station: Moorgate

Available facilities

  • Air conditioned
  • Bar
  • Disabled toilets
  • Infrared hearing loop
  • Toilets
  • Wheelchair accessible

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