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As You Like It Tickets

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An imaginative retelling of Shakespeare's As You Like It comes to the Barbican
All the world really is a stage in this joyous and imaginative version of Shakespeare’s madcap romantic comedy directed by Kimberley Sykes. Rosalind is banished, and with her best friend Celia by her side, she journeys into exile. But not before catching the eye of love-struck Orlando, who is also forced from The Court into the dappled Forest of Arden. What ensues is a riotous combination of a feisty cross-dressing heroine, a tartan-clad fool, melodic songs and laughs aplenty. Blending physical comedy, music, storytelling and puppetry, this playful As You Like It brings the audience right to the heart of the action and is a celebration of theatre itself. The RSC’s London production of As You Like It is kindly supported by ICBC (London)
  • local_play Tickets from only £30
  • date_range Oct 26, 2019 → Jan 18, 2020
  • assistant The Barbican
    Silk Street,London, EC2Y 8DS
  • subway Barbican
  • access_time 2hr 56min (inc. interval)
  • supervised_user_circle To be confirmed.
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Rated 4.2 out of 5 (8 Reviews)
  • Review Avatar Oct 27, 2019

    Great production, but more musical acts would make it more engaging. The first half especially could use more music and better stage design. Acting is fantastic.

  • Review Avatar Oct 29, 2019

    Sadly, we left at the interval; it's a surprisingly poor production from the usually reliable RSC,.

  • Review Avatar Oct 30, 2019

    The actors were amazing. Really enjoyed the play.

  • Review Avatar Nov 1, 2019

    vintage Shakespeare- What the Barbican delivers best

  • Review Avatar Nov 3, 2019

    It was an excellent production with good audience participation. The commitment, professionalism and interaction among the actors were total. I am so pleased I was able to see it. The stage craft was also excellent AB

  • Review Avatar Nov 24, 2019


  • Review Avatar Nov 27, 2019

    a fun production, if a little muddled!

  • Review Avatar Dec 6, 2019

    A sound but rather dull production and a poor set.