From the Golden Age, a riotous, romantic musical comedy to make your heart soar.

It’s opening night for feuding divorcees Fred and Lilli as they star in The Taming of the Shrew. But as the curtain rises, gambling, gangsters and mistaken identity conspire to create chaos.

Paul Foster (Annie Get Your Gun) directs this lavish and sensational celebration of theatre featuring some of Cole Porter’s finest songs: So In Love, Brush Up Your Shakespeare and Too Darn Hot.

Music and Lyrics by Cole Porter
Book by Sam and Bella Spewack

Listen to the audio flyer for Kiss Me, Kate.

Running time: TBC

A Sheffield Theatres Production

  • Paul Foster Director
  • Janet Bird Designer
  • Matt Flint Choreographer
  • James McKeon Musical Director
  • Howard Hudson Lighting Designer
  • Mike Walker Sound Designer
  • Will Burton CDG Casting Director
  • Kate Waters Fight Director

Access performances

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Audio Described

  • Thu 20 Dec 7:15pm Book
  • Thu 10 Jan 7:15pm Book
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  • Sat 22 Dec 2:15pm Book
  • Sat 5 Jan 2:15pm Book
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Relaxed

  • Wed 9 Jan 2:15pm Book
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Signed

  • Thu 20 Dec 7:15pm Book
  • Thu 10 Jan 7:15pm Book
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Dementia Friendly

  • Thu 3 Jan 2:15pm Book

Performances with Extras

Live for 5

  • On sale 2 November at 5.00pm

Talkback

  • Tue 18 Dec 7:15pm Book

Associated Events

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