Mary Stuart

Mary Stuart

Almeida Theatre · 02 DEC - 21 JAN

Two queens. One in power. One in prison. It's all in the execution.

Overview

Schiller's political tragedy takes us behind the scenes of some of British history's most crucial days. Playing both Elizabeth I and Mary Stuart, Juliet Stevenson (Duet for One) and Lia Williams (Oresteia) trade the play's central roles, decided at each performance by the toss of a coin.

Critic reviews

An electrifying update of Schiller’s royal drama

The Guardian

Chilling, thrilling production with two fine, fierce actors alternating in the leads

The Stage

Date & time

Show ended
Fri 2 Dec - Sat 21 Jan, Mon - Sat, 7pm; Wed & Sat mats at 1.30pm*

*Check website for details.

Venue

Almeida Theatre
Almeida Theatre Islington N1 1TA London, UK · Get Directions
4.8
out of 5 stars
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