Shakespeare's intriguing life is highlighted by his scandalous love for a 'dark lady' and a 'man right fair' in Mansell's musical play.

Shakespeare is unquestionably the most famous playwright in world history, but surprisingly little is known about him. This musical dramatizes his rise to fame, his unexpected down-fall and his ultimate achievement of immortality. Mansell's romantic and upbeat music brings refreshing life to his story.

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