Must see, Absorbing, Ambitious, Clever, Great staging
About the Show
Charlie Dupré's celebration of the power of words and exploration of who writes and re-writes history.
17-year-old John is an apprentice typesetter who is about to get to work on a potentially historic new commission – the first version of the complete works of Shakespeare. As John begins to work on the manuscript of Macbeth, his own dark past begins to weave its way into Shakespeare's narrative. But as the ink sets, he begins questioning who the storytellers really are…
Artistic Director of the Omnibus Theatre, Marie McCarthy, directs this production.