A new production of Shakespeare's comedy presented by the Royal Shakespeare Company and starring David Troughton.
Down on his luck in the suburbs, John Falstaff plans to hustle his way to a comfortable retirement by seducing the wives of two wealthy men.
Unknown to him, it’s the women of Windsor who really pull the strings, orchestrating Falstaff’s comeuppance amidst a theatrical smorgasbord of petty rivalries, jealousies and over-inflated egos.
For a fat Englishman, a Welshman and a Frenchman, the only way is Windsor…
Listen to a behind the scenes podcast about the show here
“‘The production is ablaze with energy and throngs with strong, quirky performances’”
“‘The whole play bursts with slap(stick) and tickle, prats and pratfalls and lots of laughs – there is not a weak link in the cast’”
“‘It's laugh-out-loud funny’”
This is a live streaming/broadcast of the production, shown in cinemas around the UK. 'Encore' screenings have been recorded live and released for broadcast at a later date.
14th Nov 2018
6th Dec 2018