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.
“A new version of Shakespeare’s hilarious comedy of suburbia, wives and over-inflated egos.
Sir John Falstaff plans to hustle his way to comfortable retirement by seducing the wives of two wealthy men. But it’s the women of Windsor who pull the strings and in a world of wealth, glamour and ‘well jel’ wives, they finally tell Sir John to ‘shut up’.”
– Royal Shakespeare Company
TICKET OFFER: Purchase tickets for three or more screenings in the 2018 RSC Season (‘Macbeth’, ‘Romeo & Juliet’, ‘The Merry Wives of Windsor’ or ‘Troilus & Cressida’) in a single transaction, and your ticket price will be reduced to £16 per ticket (inclusive of administration fee).
12 September 2018 7:00PM