Featuring Judi Dench as Paulina and Kenneth Branagh as Leontes, Shakespeare's timeless tragicomedy of obsession and redemption is reimagined in a new production co-directed by Branagh and Rob Ashford and recorded live at London's Garrick Theatre. King Leontes appears to have everything: power, wealth, a loving family, and friends. But sexual jealousy sets in motion a chain of events with tragic consequences. Starring along with Judi Dench and Ken
When not directing major Hollywood movies or helming and starring in Shake-speare adaptations, the busy Kenneth Branagh is hard at work with the theatre company that he founded and bears his name. His latest production is a reimagin-ing of the Bard’s comedy of romantic obsession and sexual jealousy. The perfor-mance, recorded live at London’s Garrick Theatre, stars Dame Judi Dench and Branagh in the lead roles, and runs 190 minutes with intermission.