Presented by Pellmell Theatre Productions

The Space, London

 

Director: Natalie York

Shakespeare’s glittering comedy inhabits the world of a decayed but decadent Victorian music hall. Orsino, a brilliant and maniacal master of ceremonies, is desperate to regain the services of Olivia (LAING), his former leading lady, lost in a sinkhole of depression. The only one who can bring a smile back to her face is Orsino’s newest recruit, the clown Cesario, a youth with remarkable talents, not only for avoiding uncomfortable questions about the past but also, it seems, for appearing in two places at once…