You are viewing a past performance of As You Like It

Unfortunately, we don't have any information about upcoming performances of this show. Maybe we can interest you with something similar from the options below...

You might also like

Open Run

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

star ratingstar ratingstar ratingstar ratingstar rating

A beautiful, eloquent, dazzlingly inventive show about the wonders of life.

Open Run

Everybody's Talking About Jamie

star ratingstar ratingstar ratingstar ratingstar rating

Fabulous, fresh and enormously fun homegrown musical

Until Jan 13, 2019

Snow White

star ratingstar ratingstar ratingstar rating

Visually ravishing and infectiously funny

location

Regents Park, Inner Circle, Regents Park, London NW1 4NR

As You Like It Poster

As You Like It

Closed July 28, 2018

What is the true meaning of love?

Why See As You Like It?

The true meaning of being in love

In the magical forest of Arden, anything is possible. When two hopeless romantics stumble into its midst no one can predict what will ensue. With a classic case of mistaken identity, adventure, rivalry and not forgetting romance As You Like It is as Shakespearian as it gets.

This new production for the Open Air Theatre's 2018 season features brand new music by Charlie Fink of Noah and the Whale fame and direction by Max Webster (who directed "The Lorax" in 2017).

What is As You Like It about?

Rosalind, the daughter of an unjustly exiled duke, meets and falls in love with the wronged Orlando, a courtier who was driven from court by his cruel brother. Disguising herself as a boy she flees to her father in the Forest of Arden. As fate would have it, Orlando is there and she counsels him in the art of love whilst maintaining her guise as "Ganymede".

However, there is a chink in the plan; a shepherdess called Phoebe falls in love with "Ganymede" despite "him" showing no reciprocal interest whatsoever. To add to the confusion, Phoebe has her own admirer in another man. How long can Rosalind keep up her guise? Will Orlando's brother ever see the error of his ways?

show content hide content

Additional Information

Dates

Opening night: 6 July 2018

What you thought

2 reviews, average rating: (3.5 Stars)

3.5 star rating

Phil Savage: “As You Love It”

Brilliant. Actors, music, interpretation, setting, location - loved it! more

Nickd: “Disappointing”

Having greatly enjoyed the Turn of the Screw the week before, this preview... more

Read all reviews Write a review

Nearby

Venue home

Venue home

location

Location

restaurantsDiningRestaurants
hotels

Hotels

Additional Information

seating chart
SeatingSeating map

Spread the word

Sound good to you? Share this page on social media and let your friends know about As You Like It at Open Air Theatre.

Keep up to date

I want email news and updates for events in my area! Read how we protect your data.

Please note: The term Open Air Theatre and/or As You Like It as well as all associated graphics, logos, and/or other trademarks, tradenames or copyrights are the property of the Open Air Theatre and/or As You Like It and are used herein for factual descriptive purposes only. We are in no way associated with or authorized by the Open Air Theatre and/or As You Like It and neither that entity nor any of its affiliates have licensed or endorsed us to sell tickets, goods and or services in conjunction with their events.