• Curtains
search
or call us on 0845 505 8500

This show is currently not available or not yet on sale. Please join our mailing list to get the latest theatre information directly to your mailbox.

Your email:

Book Tempest, The Tickets at the Old Vic Theatre, London

About Tempest, The

Derek Jacobi stars in this sell-out production of Shakespeare’s classic final play.

The Tempest arrives in London after a sell-out critically acclaimed run in Sheffield, directed by Michael Grandage – newly appointed artistic director of the Donmar Warehouse.

Prospero, an exiled Duke with supernatural powers, orchestrates his daughter Miranda's first contact with other mortals who find themselves shipwrecked on 'his' island - exacting revenge for himself in the process. This is Shakespeare's final play, and Prospero's climatic final speech is interpretted by many as the writer's own fairwell to the theatre.

Jacobi, one of Britain's most familiar actors, brings his own brand of intensity to the character of the embittered wizzard. Though he is most famous for TV roles including Cadfael and I, Claudius, he also has a glittering theatre CV, having worked extensively with the RSC and the National.
tags: Play


Tempest, The Customer Reviews

0 / 5 (0)

Why book London theatre tickets with us?

  • Official London theatre tickets
  • Direct connections to London theatres
  • Full member of the Society Of Ticket Agents and Retailers (STAR)
  • Established 16 years
  • No transaction fees, no hidden charges
  • Free box office ticket collection or print at home tickets
  • Choose your seats from live interactive seating plans
  • Competitive pricing
  • Tickets you can trust
  • Secure purchase
  • Safe website
  • Over a million tickets sold to satisfied customers