When a young novice nun is compromised by a corrupt official who offers to save her brother from execution in return for sex, she has no idea where to turn for help. When she threatens to expose him, he tells her that no one would believe her.
RSC Artistic Director Gregory Doran
, 2017; Imperium I: Conspirator
and Imperium II: Dictator
, 2018) directs this new production of Measure for Measure
, which was written in the early 1600s but feels even more urgent today.
Stephen Brimson Lewis
Rachel Bown-Williams, Ruth Cooper-Brown