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Outdoor Shakespeare at Prague Castle! "Measure for Measure"

Hosted by the Consul of the Prague Concerts & Culture Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Wed 22 Aug 20:30 - 22:30

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Sex & Sin .... now, and then!

Letní shakespearovské slavnosti (Summer Shakespeare Festival) in partnership with Prague Shakespeare Company (PSC) presents: "Measure for Measure" by William Shakespeare

Performed in English

The leading roles are played by PSC favorites:
Peter Hosking, Scott Bellefeuille, Abigail Rice, John Poston, Diego DiGiovanni, David Fisher, and Guy Roberts

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What is the plot? Vincentio, Duke of Vienna, disgusted by the immorality in his city, announces his withdrawal from public life and leaves the puritanical Angelo in charge. Angelo, in his zeal for observing the letter of the law, begins a ruthless program to stamp out sexual license, in the course of which he condemns one Claudio to death. Surely Claudio’s virginal sister Isabella, a novice nun seeking mercy for her brother, could not awake the lust of this cold, censorious man?

PRAGUE CASTLE
Royal Garden
Prague 1

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THE ENTRANCE IS OPENED FROM 19:30 (DEPARTURE FROM 18:00).

SUMMER SCENE in the Royal Garden in front of Míčovna is the temporary place of the Prague Castle Festival due to the reconstruction of the Supreme Burgrave. Entrance for viewers is from the Mariánské hradby. The best is to get trams No. 22 and Protected content Castle stop) and then walk along Marianske Walls. The summer scene is situated between the Royal Summer Palace and the Prague Castle Riding School.