Plays Directory : Androcles and the Lion

The information below is intended to give you a brief guide to the show and highlight some of the other The Mandy Network members who have also been involved in this show.

  • Author
    George Bernard Shaw
  • Overview
    Androcles and the Lion is a 1912 play
    retelling of the tale of Androcles, a slave who is saved by the requited mercy of a lion. In the play, Shaw portrays Androcles to be one of the many Christians being led to the Colosseum for torture. Characters in the play exemplify several themes and takes on both modern and supposed early Christianity, including cultural clash between Jesus' teachings and traditional Roman values.

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Connected mandy members:

Anoushka Beardshaw
Anoushka Beardshaw
Child Actor
2015, Lion
Heathfield theatre
Edward Lawrence
2014, Emperor
Cameron Robertson
2014, The Captain
Park Theatre
Jesse Matthew Cooper
2014, Metellus
Park Theatre
Jonas Cemm
Jonas Cemm
Actor
2014, Ferrovius
park theatre
Simon Grenville
2012, Androcles (Lead Role)
Nationwide
Matthew Leigh
2010, The Centurion / The Editor
Phil Herbruck
2008, Pantalone
Phillippe Performing Arts Center
Andrew Langton
1987, The Captain
Tour