The Taming of the Shrew

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 27TH APRIL 2013

ADDRESS
Rose Theatre Kingston, 24-26 High Street, Kingston upon Thames, KT1 1HL 
 
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Dates:
24th April 2013 until 27th April 2013
 
OPENING TIMES
7.30pm | Saturday 27th 2.30pm
 
PRICES
Full Price £8-£26 | Concession £14-£23
 

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The Taming of the ShrewThe all-male Shakespeare company Propeller will be bringing two simultaneous plays to the Rose Theatre this year: The Taming of the Shrew and Twelfth Night. A controversial comedy from Shakespeare, The Taming of the Shrew is viewed by some as derogatory to women due to submissive tendencies throughout. Two competing suitors are striving to gain the hand of the beautiful Bianca. However, Bianca's father will not allow her to date until Kate, the older viciously tempered sister (the shrew), also starts dating. The suitors therefore take on disguises while they attempt to win her affection. Meanwhile, gold digging Petruchio agrees to wed Kate and so the taming of the shrew begins.

 

About Rose Theatre Kingston

The Rose Theatre, Kingston is an 850 seat venue ideally suited to Shakespeare which opened in 2008 in the centre of Kingston Upon Thames. The design of the auditorium took its inspiration from the Rose Theatre, an Elizabethan structure situated on London's Bankside. More about Rose Theatre Kingston

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Rose Theatre Kingston events

 
Bill Wyman's Rhythm KingsBill Wyman's Rhythm KingsThe former bassist of the Rolling Stones is joined by his own band to perform classic rhythm and blues from its repertoire.30th July 2014Wednesday 30th July 2014 Where:
Rose Theatre Kingston, 24-26  High Street  Kingston upon Thames    KT1 1HL
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event > Concerts > Rock & Pop - Rock
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Terry Pratchett's Soul Music: Youth Music TheatreTerry Pratchett's Soul Music: Youth Music TheatreSir Terry Pratchett's 16th Discworld novel, Soul Music, is brought to life at the Rose Theatre Kingston in August.28th August 2014Sunday 31st August 2014 Where:
Rose Theatre Kingston, 24-26  High Street  Kingston upon Thames    KT1 1HL
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event > Theatre > Musicals
DATES  28th to 31st Aug 2014
VENUE  Rose Theatre Kingston 
Sir Terry Pratchett's 16th Discworld novel, Soul Music, is brought to life at the Rose Theatre Kingston in August.
Galsworthy: Human Battles On The Home FrontGalsworthy: Human Battles On The Home FrontAn audio-visual exhibition commemorating the centenary of the First World War, focusing in particular on Kingston's Nobel Prize-winning novelist John Galsworthy and his social campaigning on behalf of disabled servicemen and amputees.1st September 2014Saturday 25th October 2014 Where:
Rose Theatre Kingston, 24-26  High Street  Kingston upon Thames    KT1 1HL
Category: event
Free Event 
Galsworthy: Human Battles On The Home Front
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Painting | PRICING  Free  
DATES  1st September to 25th October 2014 - 12noon-4pm
VENUE  Rose Theatre Kingston 
An audio-visual exhibition commemorating the centenary of the First World War, focusing in particular on Kingston's Nobel Prize-winning novelist John Galsworthy and his social campaigning on behalf of disabled servicemen and amputees.
A Midsummer Night's DreamA Midsummer Night's DreamThe Globe brings its unique performance style to Shakespeare's most loved comedy, employing Renaissance costumes and staging.5th September 2014Sunday 7th September 2014 Where:
Rose Theatre Kingston, 24-26  High Street  Kingston upon Thames    KT1 1HL
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A Midsummer Night's Dream
event > Theatre > Shakespearean productions
DATES  5th and 6th September 2014 at 7.30pm & 7th September 2014 at 1pm and 6.30pm
VENUE  Rose Theatre Kingston 
The Globe brings its unique performance style to Shakespeare's most loved comedy, employing Renaissance costumes and staging.
Melos SinfoniaMelos SinfoniaWalton's song cycle Facade and Maxwell Davies' seminal opera Eight Songs For A Mad King, conducted by Oliver Zeffman and directed by Ella Marchment.10th September 2014Wednesday 10th September 2014 Where:
Rose Theatre Kingston, 24-26  High Street  Kingston upon Thames    KT1 1HL
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Melos Sinfonia
event > Concerts > Classical
DATES  Wednesday 10th September 2014 - 7.30pm
VENUE  Rose Theatre Kingston 
Walton's song cycle Facade and Maxwell Davies' seminal opera Eight Songs For A Mad King, conducted by Oliver Zeffman and directed by Ella Marchment.
Captain Flinn And The Pirate Dinosaurs: Les Petits Theatre CompanyCaptain Flinn And The Pirate Dinosaurs: Les Petits Theatre CompanyA non-stop action packed theatrical experience with dastardly dinosaurs.13th September 2014Sunday 14th September 2014 Where:
Rose Theatre Kingston, 24-26  High Street  Kingston upon Thames    KT1 1HL
Category: event
 
Captain Flinn And The Pirate Dinosaurs: Les Petits Theatre Company
event > Theatre > Kids shows
DATES  Saturday 13th September 2014 at 11.30am, 1.30pm and 4pm & Sunday 14th September 2014 at 11.30am and 2pm
VENUE  Rose Theatre Kingston 
A non-stop action packed theatrical experience with dastardly dinosaurs.
She Stoops To ConquerShe Stoops To ConquerConrad Nelson directs Oliver Goldsmith's romantic comedy set in the 18th century, following one young lady's plan to be wed.16th September 2014Saturday 20th September 2014 Where:
Rose Theatre Kingston, 24-26  High Street  Kingston upon Thames    KT1 1HL
Category: event
 
She Stoops To Conquer
event > Theatre > Comedies
DATES  16th to 20th Sep 2014
VENUE  Rose Theatre Kingston 
Conrad Nelson directs Oliver Goldsmith's romantic comedy set in the 18th century, following one young lady's plan to be wed.
Single SpiesSingle SpiesThe touching story of actress Coral Browne's chance encounter with disgraced spy Guy Burgess in a Moscow theatre. Alan Bennett takes a wry, poignant look at the comprised situation of the 'Cambridge spies' and the shadows lying behind even the most familiar facades.25th September 2014Saturday 11th October 2014 Where:
Rose Theatre Kingston, 24-26  High Street  Kingston upon Thames    KT1 1HL
Category: event
 
Single Spies
event > Theatre > Dramas
DATES  25th September to 11th October 2014
VENUE  Rose Theatre Kingston 
The touching story of actress Coral Browne's chance encounter with disgraced spy Guy Burgess in a Moscow theatre. Alan Bennett takes a wry, poignant look at the comprised situation of the 'Cambridge spies' and the shadows lying behind even the most familiar facades.
Comedy StoreComedy StoreGuest acts take to the stage for an evening of laughter.28th September 2014Sunday 28th September 2014 Where:
Rose Theatre Kingston, 24-26  High Street  Kingston upon Thames    KT1 1HL
Category: event
 
Comedy Store
event > Comedy > Stand-Up
DATES  Sunday 28th September 2014 - 7.30pm
VENUE  Rose Theatre Kingston 
Guest acts take to the stage for an evening of laughter.
Mnozil BrassMnozil BrassA performance by the Austrian brass sextet.12th October 2014Sunday 12th October 2014 Where:
Rose Theatre Kingston, 24-26  High Street  Kingston upon Thames    KT1 1HL
Category: event
 
Mnozil Brass
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VENUE  Rose Theatre Kingston 
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