Merchant of Venice by Attune Theatre at Lost Theatre
Attune Theatre presents The Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare, at the Lost Theatre in south London, from 11 to 16 Nov 2013.
Directed by Stewart Schiller, designed by Finn Townsley, lighting Robbie Duncan. Cast includes John Love, Simon Devon, Julie Martis, Paul Dundas, Simon Weir, Martin Haddow, Stephanie Gallacher, Jamie Lee McPherson, Neal Roxburgh.
This version pits Shylock as a banker, lending money to gamblers Antonio and Bassanio, as the later tries to seduce Vegas’ most wealthy woman, Portia. The consequences of this, none of them could hope to predict…