香 港 莎 士 比 亞 戲 劇 團
Creating and empowering multicultural narratives through dramatic arts since 2010
a non-profit registered society in Hong Kong
THE WINTER'S TALE
* in collaboration with La Trobe Student Theatre, a part of AsiaTOPA 2020 Arts Festival in Melbourne, Australia
"This changing production is engaging and at times hilarious. I'd recommend it to anyone who is interested in seeing a diverse group of actors shine"
- Diana Hodgetts, Indie Arts Journal
"An enjoyable version of Shakespeare's plot-heavy potboiler moves the action to 1920s Hong Kong and 1970s Australia..."
- Jennifer Barry, Performing Arts Hub
"The characters are portrayed with intensity and the lines delivered with passion and a deep understanding of the emotional journey of the characters."
- Patricia Di Risio, Stage Whispers
Performing Dates: 4-8 March 2020 | 12-13 March 2020
Performing Venues: La Mama Courthouse | Menzies Theatre, La Trobe University
Two patriarchs from two royal families, great friends filled with admiration for each other, fall prey to a grave misunderstanding. This leads to an abandoned child, the death of a wrongly accused queen and two decades of guilt and resentment. However, absolution is never too late for those who seek it sincerely!