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The Taming Of The Shrew by William Shakespeare open-air

A feisty comic tale of passionate Elizabethan love!

  • 7th July 2022
  • 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Imagine..

Padua, Italy c1590. Baptista Minola has two daughters, katharina the elder and fair Bianca. Bianca has many suitors yet Baptista will not agree her marriage until Katharina ’The Curst’ first be wed.

Enter Petruchio looking for a wealthy wife. Can he subdue Katharina’s legendary temper and win her dowry?

With a full cast of ten actors costumed in Elizabethan style with live music and dance, the show is suitable for all the family. The performance is preceded by an inclusive, fun and educational event.

A classic, comical, Elizabethan love story, a brilliant and exciting tale of passion, power, and wit!

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Facilities

  • Bar
  • Car Parking
  • Disabled Accessibility
  • Restaurant

Accessibility Facilities

  • Assistance dogs welcome
  • Wheel chair accessible
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Did you know?

In 1958, a group of engineering students managed to hoist an Austin Seven car onto the roof of Senate House, with the help of some clever calculations. It took the university a week to remove it – and will surely go down in history as one of the boldest student pranks ever!