Viking Triple Bill
Coinciding with the Jorvik Viking Festival a trio of fascinating Viking stories. Egil in York tells how the adventurer Egil falls into the clutches of his enemy Eric Bloodaxe; Hamlet – The True Story reveals the Viking origins of Shakespeare’s famous character; Sigurd the Volsung adapts William Morris’ poetic account of the Nordic dragon-slayer.
This 90-minute semi-promenade presentation ingeniously mixes story-telling, recitation, performance and multi-media.
Tickets: £10 (concessions £8; students £5)
York Theatre Royal Box Office, 01904 623568
www.yorktheatreroyal.co.uk & on the door