Merry Wives are more and merrier

19 April – 1 May, Melbourne.

The production of The Merry Wives of Windsor seen earlier this year in Perth will soon open in Melbourne at theatre fortyfivedownstairs.

As a bonus, on 23 April, the show’s Director, Rob Conkie, will launch his new book, Writing Performative Shakespeares: New Forms for Performance Criticism (Cambridge University Press, 2016) at the venue.  The launch is at 3:30pm, followed by an art exhibition by Bernard Caleo of drawings of the rehearsal process of The Merry Wives of Windsor at 4:30pm and an exhibition talk: ‘Drawing and rehearsing The Merry Wives’ at 5:30pm, before the show begins at 7.30.

Full details of the production here.

Flyer showing two laughing women, with text details of production, as described above.