Richmond Shakespeare Society at The Mary Wallace Theatre

Welcome to the Richmond Shakespeare Society

We are a highly-respected amateur dramatic society founded in 1934 to perform Shakespeare's plays annually in the open air.

Today we have grown to a programme of eight productions a year by vastly differing playwrights from ancient Greece to the modern day. In addition we have a youth group, the RSS Young Actors Company, who perform a show a year .

We have our own theatre, the Mary Wallace Theatre by the riverside in Twickenham. Our Summer Show is an Open Air production, in the gardens of neighbouring York House.

Tickets are available to members and non-members with members being able to buy tickets at a reduced members price.

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Next production:  14 - 21 September 2019

The Father

by Florian Zeller
directed by Stephen Oliver

The Father

This tragi-comedy, winner of the Molière Award for Best Play of 2014, plunges us into the mind of a man whose grasp on reality is gradually fading. Is André living in his own flat or that of his daughter Anne? Has the carer stolen his watch? Is his daughter married or was she divorced five years ago? Heartbreak and black humour combine in this moving drama by prize-winning playwright Florian Zeller.

Saturday 14 to Saturday 21 September 2019

Telephone bookings open: Call the box office, between 10 am and 7 pm only please, on 07484 927 662

Please enquire of the Box Office before booking tickets as to the extent of the provision available at the Mary Wallace Theatre for those with disabilities.

Richmond Shakespeare Society
The Mary Wallace Theatre The Embankment,
Twickenham, Middlesex TW1 3DU
Box Office 07484 927 662
(between 10 am and 7 pm only please)

“Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them” Twelfth Night, Act ii, Sc.5