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Widowed and childless, Duke Cozimo has vowed to leave his dukedom to his nephew Giovanni. Giovanni has spent his childhood in the country where he has fallen in love with Lidia - the epitome of female goodness. His attempts to bring Lidia to court arouse Cozimo's suspicions and he sends his favourite, Count Sanazarro, to give report of her. The plot's twists and turns begin when Sanazarro instantly falls in love with Lidia, and Cozimo is not far behind...

Part of Read Not Dead Massinger Series. Sam Wanamaker

Show Details

  • Running Time:3hr
  • Dates:Closed on
  • Location:Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, Off-West End