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The True Historie of Mr William Shakespeare

  • Theatre Old Fire Station 40 George Street OX1 2AQ (map)

Tired of simply “entertaining” people, Blowfish Theatre have finally made a proper piece of art. Alright, let’s not be modest. It’s “a masterpiece about the greatest playwright who ever lived.” (Kyle Williams, the director, writer & scholar)

The True History of Mr William Shakespeare is:

“A work of startling originality and insight.” (Kyle Williams)

“Breath taking” (Kyle Williams)

“60 minutes long” (Rotherham Gazette)

Ages 14+. £5. In the Old Fire Station Theatre.

This is a work in progress

Blowfish Theatre


Praise for previous shows Boris The Musical and Trump The Musical:

Highly Commended at Vault Festival 2018

★★★★★ “A fantastic piece of absurdist musical theatre... a tidal wave of horrifying fun” - North West End

★★★★ "In the best satirical traditions of That Was The Week That Was and The Frost Report... painful messages delivered with unapologetic irreverence." - Musical Theatre Review

★★★★ "Pacy, irreverent, rude and very funny." - Reviews Hub

★★★★ “Therapy for those sick and tired of politics” - North West End

★★★★ “Outrageously good.” - What’s On Live

★★★★ "Political-comedy with plenty of bite... like an episode of the Thick of It, only laced with LSD." - Opening Night

★★★★ “Like Spitting Image without the latex and much better songs.” - North West End

★★★★ “Making satire great again!” - Deadline News

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