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Special Open Day at The Rose – Handling Sessions

Saturday11th March 2017 – 1pm to 4pm – Special Open Day at The Rose, Bankside’s first Tudor theatre. Come along to our special Handling Sessions and learn about archaeological finds from the time of The Rose.  Sessions wil
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Romeo and Juliet recieves OFFIE nomination!

The world’s greatest love story comes to The Rose Playhouse until 10th December, celebrate Shakespeare400 with our ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ reviewed and OFFIE Nominated play- its a Must See!
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Shakespeare’s Secret Playhouse – Part 1 – VIDEO

  Created by Lost Valley of London for The Londonist and The Rose Playhouse. Shakespeare’s Secret Playhouse Part 1 VIDEO  


The Rose will take part in MERGE Bankside for the very first time, we are presenting performances at midnight on each Friday of the Festival, again another first! RENDEZOUS AT MIDNIGHT – 18th September to 18th October 2015 Encounter one: First
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Suzanne Marie meets Royalty

On Wednesday the 14th May, 2014 (Hon) Artistic Associate Suzanne Marie was invited to St. James’s Palace to meet Their Royal Highnesses The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall at a Reception to mark their forthcoming Tour of Canada. Suz
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ROSE READATHON – Thank you for a wonderful day!

Dame Janet Suzman at The Rose Readathon, May 2014 Thank you to everybody who came to our Readathon on Saturday we completed 12 plays in 12 hours! Some even had the chance to read with our Patron Dame Janet Suzman who read Rosalind in As You Like It
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ROSE READATHON – 12 Plays in 12 Hours!

Rose Readathon – Saturday 31st May 2014 We are holding a sponsored Reading Marathon on the 31st May from 10 am to 10 pm to raise money for our Rose Revealed Project.  Come and join our professional actors in taking part in one of the followin
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Abandon the Kindles – Saturday 8th March 2014 12noon to 5 pm   All proceeds will go towards The Rose Revealed Project. ‘Bring and buy’   We shall have a single price policy so early birds get the bargains. A.  THEATRE books,  playscript
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Recreating Joan Woodward – Diary of a Costume Maker. Part III

Recreating Joan Woodward – Diary of a Costume Maker. Part III Come and see us on Sunday 17th November from 11am. We are slowly coming to the end of Joan’s costume! Here is what has been happening over the past two weeks. We did a final corset
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Recreating Joan Woodward – Diary of a Costume Maker. Part II

Recreating Joan Woodward Diary of a costume maker. Part II Exciting things are happening as I continue working on Joan’s costume in my studio. This week I did a toile fitting with elements of the costume made up in calico to check the look and fit:
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