The Tempest

William Shakespeare


Jermyn Theatre

11th March to 4th April 2020

Theatre Royal Bath

6th to 11th April 2020


Prospero

Michael Pennington

Sebastian/Trinculo

Peter Bramhill

Miranda

Kirsty Bushell

Antonio/Stephano

Richard Derrington

Gonzalo

Lynn Farleigh

Alonso

Jim Findley

Ariel

Whitney Kehinde

Ferdinand/Caliban

Tam Williams




Director

Tom Littler

Reviews


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Pennington is a colossal Prospero

-Broadway Review

…the chance to see veteran classical actor, Michael Pennington (76), deliver a masterclass in verse speaking….bewitched by his apparently effortlessly ability to find and articulate meaning in the most complex of speeches

-British Theatre.com

….In a sonorous and compelling performance, his delivery remains unwaveringly lucid as the former Duke of Milan who exacts revenge on his treacherous brother - and usurper - Antonio. … Pennington delivers an intriguingly nuanced take on one of Shakespeare’s most enigmatic characters,

-The Stage