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Measure For Measure (2008, Creation Theatre)

TitleMeasure For Measure
Theater CompanyCreation Theatre
Release LocationsUK
Start Date2008-03-19
End Date2008-04-12
Play ConnectionsMeasure for Measure (performance)


A black comedy in which nothing, and no one, is as it seems. In Vienna, morality is a matter of life or death. In the supposed absence of the liberal Duke, strict sexual laws are resurrected by his deputy Angelo, resulting in a death sentence for Claudio after his girlfriend becomes pregnant. His sister Isabella, desperate to save Claudio's life, has a choice - watch him die, or accept an indecent proposal from Angelo...

Creation Theatre Company — Added 2008-11-14

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Theater Company Creation Theatre

Production information courtesy of: Performance Chronicle Gatekeeper [website]