The Merchant of Venice (RSC)

DOI: 10.5040/9790000000071.01

Duration: 2:13:23

  • The Merchant of Venice 2:13:23

In the melting pot of Venice, trade is God. With its ships plying the globe, the city opens its arms to all – as long as they come prepared to do business and there is profit to be made. When the gold is flowing, all is well – but when a contract between Bassanio and Shylock is broken, simmering racial tensions boil over. A wronged father, and despised outsider, Shylock looks to exact the ultimate price for a deal sealed in blood.

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From The Merchant of Venice


The Royal Shakespeare Company

William Shakespeare

ISBN: 9790000000071

Series: The RSC Live Collection

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