Open Air Theatre

Othello on tour

DORSET-based theatre company SISATA, after a successful crowd-funding bid, is touring its new production of Shakes peare’s Othello across the region. This radical re-imagining of Shakes­peare’s tragedy has been adapted and directed by Charmaine K Parkin, set against a backdrop of the 1980s hip hop culture and inspired by the life and work of artist…

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Theatre goes alfresco for summer

THE long range weather forecast for the summer in the south west of England is for “plenty of sun”. That’s good news for the many open-air theatre companies whose tours criss-cross our region from now until September – and for audiences who always hope that Rain or Shine won’t have to live up to their…

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