The Tempest in the Firth of Forth

Tue 6th – Thu 15th Aug 2013


“ Shakespeare’s dramatic classic is played out on a beach near South Queensferry.”





Hands in the Air/Mermaids/The Demarco Foundation


Join us at Summerhall and travel to a stunning beach on Hopetoun Estate to experience William Shakespeare's The Tempest in an ideal setting. It is a tale imbued with magic and enchantment and sees the exiled Duke of Milan, Prospero, conjure a storm to shipwreck his usurping brother Antonio. Prospero has spent the last twelve years on an island with his daughter Miranda and intends to restore her to her rightful place. We invite you to join us on a captivating journey through Edinburgh, through the Mediterranean and through the imagination. All ages.

Admission: £20(£16)

Hopetoun Estate

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