Prague Shakespeare Company is proud to present a beautiful and bold new bi-lingual English and Czech language production of the only play Shakespeare wrote set in Bohemia – The Winter’s Tale.
Shakespeare’s tragicomedy of love, jealousy, forgiveness and redemption is brought to life by PSC Artistic Director Guy Roberts - who stars as Leontes along with Jessica Boone as Hermione and the British Ambassador to the Czech Republic Jan Thompson OBE as Paulina among other PSC favorite artists and guests.
The performance is presented in the original English with Czech surtitles and in celebration of Czech culture and history all of the scenes set in Bohemia will be played in Czech with English surtitles.
The Prague Shakespeare Company (PSC) is a professional English-language theatre based out of Divadlo Kolowrat in Prague, Czech Republic. Focusing mainly on the plays of William Shakespeare, the mission of PSC is to bring to the Czech Republic, European and World audiences English-language performances, using a multi-national ensemble of theatre artists, that are fresh, bold, imaginative, thought-provoking, and eminently accessible; connecting the truths of the past with the challenges and possibilities of today.
Partners of the production are Kolowrat-Krakowsky family, the City of Prague, the British Embassy Prague, and Barrandov Studio a.s.
Prague Shakespeare Company thanks JUDr. Dominika Kolowrat-Krakowska, Maximilian Kolowrat-Krakowsky and Francesca Kolowrat-Krakowska for their selfless and generous support.