Shakespeare's As You Like It at Southwark Playhouse
Peter Huntley Productions and W14 Productions present William Shakespeare's classic comedy As You Like It, directed by Derek Bond, at the Southwark Playhouse, near Elephant & Castle in south London, beginning previews on 18 Sep 2014, officially opening on 22 Sep and continuing its limited engagement through to 18 Oct 2014.
This production of As You Like It features scenic design by Emma Bailey and a score by Jude Obermüller.
Synopsis: 'Rosalind, daughter of a duke banished by his own brother, is forced into exile by her despotic uncle. With only her spectacular wit and her loyal cousin Celia and servant Touchstone to support her, she is forced to disguise herself as a man and enter the Forest of Arden searching for her father. When the love of her life, Orlando, also on the run in the forest, doesn't recognise her, Rosalind decides to teach him the truth about love.'