Jump to content


- - - - -

Rsc New Team - Same As The Old Team ?


  • Please log in to reply
61 replies to this topic

#61 musicals fan

musicals fan

    Advanced Member

  • Full Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 142 posts

Posted 25 January 2013 - 09:28 AM

I received an e mail today which contained the interesting news that the RSC is going to return to the Barbican with Richard II.

Perhaps they might eventually put on a few of the Stratford productions there?

The Barbican may not be everyone's idea of theatrical heaven, but it did serve a useful purpose for many years in giving the RSC a wide audience.

#62 Epicoene

Epicoene

    Advanced Member

  • Full Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 1234 posts

Posted 25 January 2013 - 10:17 AM

Yes, despite the vehement denials it seems that the RSC Benedict and the Barbican Beatrice are eyeing each other up and testing the water prior to the inevitable happy ending. The fact the RSC have apparently ditched their previously announced 5-year dalliance with the Roundhouse adds to theat impression - it makes commercial sense, the Rounhouse didn't look very full from where I was sitting and  that annual £1 million City of London grant they gave up when they left the Barbican must be looking pretty attractive now.




0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users