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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
  • Restaurant
  • Wheel chair accessible

Accessibility Facilities

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

Cambridge is home to one of the most famous student theatre troupes in the world: the Footlights. Founded in the 1880s, some of the UK’s biggest stars were part of it, including John Cleese, Emma Thompson, Stephen Fry and Rowan Atkinson.