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Merely Players
The Eagle and Ball
Birmingham United Kingdom
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Once online booking is closed you can still buy on the door for Saturday @ 7:30, Sunday @ 4:30 and Sunday @ 7:30

Come and have a drink with some characters you might recognise, but as you've never heard them before...

MERELY PLAYERS is an immersive, multilingual play (in a pub) which features more than seven languages and presents words ripped from Shakespeares grasp and recreated in the languages of the plays' settings.

Very freely adapted and translated from Shakespeare's HENRY V,  A MIDSUMMER NIGHTS DREAM, MACBETH, TWELFTH NIGHT, ANTHONY & CLEOPATRA, RICHARD III, THE TEMPEST, KING LEAR and some other plays

Join us in The Eagle & Ball pub, Gopsal Street, B4 7RJ (bar open throughout the performance!).

Please note: the 16:30 performance on Saturday 2 February is SOLD OUT.

MERELY PLAYERS is a 27:31 production (www.27-31.org).

Co-produced by Creative Multilingualism (creativeml.ox.ac.uk) and
the Multilingual Performance Project.

And generously supported by Birmingham City University (bcu.ac.uk) and Birmingham Repertory Theatre (birmingham-rep.co.uk)
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Once online booking is closed you can still buy on the door for Saturday @ 7:30, Sunday @ 4:30 and Sunday @ 7:30


The Eagle and Ball (View)
Gopsal Street
Birmingham B4 7RJ
United Kingdom


Arts > Performance
Arts > Theatre

Minimum Age: 13
Kid Friendly: No
Dog Friendly: No
Non-Smoking: Yes!
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!


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