Hebden Bridge Picture House | THE WINTER'S TALE | WHAT'S ON

. . . . . . . . . . . .

THE WINTER'S TALE

Date Time
Thurs 4th October 7.15pm

LIVE FROM SHAKESPEARE’S GLOBE

Doors 6.15pm

Advance tickets priced £15/£13/£11
PURCHASE TICKETS ONLINE

The Winter’s Tale is Shakespeare’s great play of the irrational and inexplicable, illustrating how uncontrollable emotions can range across gender, country, class and age. Its universe is full of monsters, gods and natural disasters with a colossal sweep that takes audiences from the stifling atmosphere of the Sicilian court to the unbuttoned joy of a Bohemian festival. Staged at the beautiful and iconic Globe Theatre in London, this new production is directed by Blanche McIntyre and stars Will Keen (The Crown, Wolf Hall) as Leontes, Priyanga Burford (W1A, Marcella) as Hermione and Annette Badland (EastEnders, Father Brown) as Old Shepherd. A reconstruction of an open-air Elizabethan playhouse on the bank of the River Thames, the Globe Theatre has become a significant part of the national and international theatre landscape, celebrating Shakespeare ’s transformative impact on the world.

All times listed are the programme start time unless otherwise stated. Films start approx 30 mins after the programme start time.