Play directory : Richard III/The Tempest

Welcome to the Mandy Crew USA Plays Directory.

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

  • Author
    William Shakespeare
  • Written
    1591/1610
  • Overview
    A double bill of two of Shakespeare's most famous plays.

    Richard III: It depicts the Machiavellian rise to power and subsequent short reign of Richard III of England.

    The Tempest: Set on a remote island, where Prospero, the exiled Duke of Milan, plots to restore his daughter Miranda to her rightful place, using illusion and skillful manipulation. The eponymous tempest brings to the island Prospero's usurping brother Antonio and the complicit Alonso, King of Naples. There, his machinations bring about the revelation of Antonio's low nature, the redemption of Alonso, and the marriage of Miranda to Alonso's son, Ferdinand.