‘Swedes likes slapstick and British humour’: Why this theatre company is putting on Shakespeare in Stockholm for free

‘Swedes likes slapstick and British humour’: Why this theatre company is putting on Shakespeare in Stockholm for free

With a new adaptation of Shakespeare's classic Twelfth Night in '98 percent English, 1.5 percent Swedish, and 0.5 percent very bad French' performing outdoors, Stockholm's Polar Eclipse Theatre isn't afraid to do something different. The international founders told The Local why they think Shakespeare is made to be performed outside.

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Shakespeare tribute hits Stockholm stages

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