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Presented by Canterbury Shakespeare Festival

Charting the rise and fall of Thomas More in a play of three acts, presenting his defence of immigrants, and his refusal to sign Henry VIII's articles against the Church.

Sir Thomas More is a relevant and fascinating collaborative play by a number of different writers and the censor. The play features the only monologue to be written in manuscript by Shakespeare’s hand.

Sir Thomas More is directed by John Moss as part of the Canterbury Shakespeare Festival. Chairs will not be provided for this performance, please bring your own. Please be aware this performance is outside, so dress for the weather! Directions and further information about all performances can be found at our website: www.canterburyshakespeare.co.uk

Performances:

11th August – 7.30pm

12th August – 7.30pm

13th August – 2pm & 7.30pm

Tyler Hill House, 13 Calais Hill, Tyler Hill, CT2 9LT

Poster artwork by Natcha Chirapiwat (@natchadraws)

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Canterbury Shakespeare Festival

Fri 22 July - Sun 14 August 2022
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Sir Thomas More – Canterbury Shakespeare Festival

Thu 11 - Sat 13 August

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