Theatre productions around the country this term

16th January 2004 at 00:00
Animal Farm Northern Stage Ensemble tour Poole, Reading, Winchester, Brighton, Leeds, Stirling January 27-March 19

The Crucible Sheffield Crucible Theatre February 4-28 Tel: 0114 249 6000

Educating Rita Hornchurch Queen's February 6-28 Tel: 01708 443333

Great Expectations Manchester Royal Exchange February 25-April 10 Tel: 0161 833 9833

Hamlet Stratford-upon-Avon Royal Shakespeare Theatre July 8-October 2 Tel: 0870 609 1110

The Importance of Being Earnest Bath Theatre Royal February 16-28 Tel: 01225 448844

King Lear Greenwich Playhouse January 20-February 15 Tel: 020 8858 9256

King Lear Stratford-upon-Avon Royal Shakespeare Theatre June 17-September 29 Tel:0870 609 1110

Macbeth Stratford-upon-Avon Royal Shakespeare Theatre March 6-October 2 Tel: 0870 609 1110

Measure for Measure London Shakespeare's Globe Theatre June 30-September 24 Tel: 020 7401 9919

The Merchant of Venice Northern Broadsides tour Halifax, Guildford, Scarborough, Glasgow, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Greenwich, Liverpool, Leeds, Buxton, Salford, Bury St Edmunds, Thoresby Park, Richmond (Yorks), Cheltenham February 16-May 30

A Midsummer Night's Dream Derby Playhouse May 27-July 8 Tel: 01332 363275

A Midsummer Night's Dream London Open Air Theatre, Regent's Park June 2-September 6 Tel:08700 601811

Much Ado About Nothing St Andrews Byre Theatre February 26-March 13 Tel: 01334 475000

Much Ado About Nothing Bath Theatre Royal March 3-6 Tel: 01225 448844

Much Ado About Nothing London Shakespeare's Globe Theatre June 2-September 25 Tel: 020 7401 9919

Othello Stratford-upon-Avon Swan Theatre February 11-April 3 Tel: 0870 609 1110

Othello Cheek by Jowl tour Oxford, Coventry, Bath, Brighton, Salford March 22-May 22

The Rivals The Compass Theatre Company tour Wakefield, Ipswich, Buxton, Bury St Edmunds, Chester, Blackpool, Greenwich, Taunton, Lichfield, Poole, Hull, Harrogate, Winchester, Durham, Sheffield February 4-May 29

Romeo and Juliet Shifting Sands tour February 7-April 22 Tel:0870 990 8454

Romeo and Juliet Hornchurch Queen's March 12-April 3 Tel:01708 443333

Romeo and Juliet Stratford-upon-Avon Royal Shakespeare Theatre March 25-October 1 Tel: 0870 609 1110

Romeo and Juliet London Shakespeare's Globe Theatre May 7-September 26 Tel: 020 7401 9919

Top Girls (see main text, left) Glasgow Citizens' Theatre February 6-28 Tel:0141 429 0022

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