The Regent's Park Open Air Theatre have announced casting for two productions in its Dickens Uncovered season which sees A Tale of Two Cities adapted by Matthew Dunster and Oliver Twist created for everyone aged six and over at the outdoor venue this summer.
This production of Charles Dicken’s A Tale of Two Cities certainly is not the best of times. Matthew Dunster’s new adaptation sets Dickens’ story at the heart of the modern day refugee crisis. Characters weave in and out of three giant shipping containers wearing tracksuits, hoodies, and carrying their loved ones. Yet, in the same scenes, characters also wear traditional 18th century finery,... Read more