Watch Oddsocks' hit version of a Shakespearean classic on the web

Shakespeare’s love stories are intertwined with chart hits in Oddsocks’ madcap production of Twelfth Night which will be screened on the company’s YouTube channel.

Friday, 24th April 2020, 5:30 am
Oddsocks Theatre Company's production of Twelfth Night
Oddsocks Theatre Company's production of Twelfth Night

The Derbyshire company is showing its 2014 groundbreaking musical production of the Bard’s online tonight (Friday, April 24) from 7pm which is available until the end of lockdown.

A storm brings the adventurous Viola to town where she begins a new life in disguise. Working for Count Orsino, Viola, who is disguised as a man, woos Countess Olivia but the countess’s servant Malvolio also has designs on his mistress. Expect fireworks when Olivia’s uncle confronts Malvolio at a party and Malvolio ends up in prison. With a fight to the death and a white wedding, there is plenty to keep viewers interested, not to mention banging pop tunes such as Love is a Drug, Get Ready To Rumble.

All Oddsocks productions are free to watch on YouTube. Viewers are invited to make a donation to support the creatives who produced the shows.

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