King Leontes of Bohemia suspects his wife, Hermione, and his friend, Polixenes, of betraying him. When he forces Polixenes to flee for his life, Leontes sets in motion a chain of events that lead to death, a ferocious bear, an infant left in the snow, young love, and a statue coming to life.
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and Estelle Kohler
previously appeared together in a 1988 London production of Athol Fugard's play Hello and Goodbye, directed by Janice Honeyman for the Royal Shakespeare Company. See more
Paulina, wife to Antigonus
The silence often of pure innocence persuades when speaking fails.