Past Event

Shakespeare à la Carte

Fri 2 Aug 2013

Fancy dining out with Hamlet? A cream tea with a Capulet? Place your order with your waiter from a menu of Shakespeare's greatest hits in the return of this award-winning theatre and dining experience.

From the lovers’ vows of Romeo and Juliet to the battle scene from Henry V, enjoy bite-sized scenes and nourishing speeches from the comfort of your table. Choose from afternoon cream tea or two course dinner and desert set menu from renowned restaurateurs Peyton & Byrne in Brighton Dome's stylish Café-bar.

An Associate Company of Brighton Dome & Brighton Festival, Hydrocracker is known for creating unique performances in unusual spaces, with a company of distinguished actors whose credits include the Royal Shakespeare Company and National Theatre. First seen at Brighton Festival 2008 (where it won an Argus Angel award), Shakespeare à la Carte has been delighting audiences in the UK, Europe and the US.

'Taster-sized portions of the great Bard's work are the dish of the day in this brilliantly conceived and imaginatively staged theatrical event... a treat for both the Shakespeare lover and the newcomer' The Argus


4.30pm Cream tea
7.30pm Chicken & chorizo paella or vegetable paella + apple pie