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We create bold, imaginative and surprising new versions of classic plays and stories. We are a theatre production company based in St Albans, just north of London.

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The Roman Theatre

The Merry Wives of Windsor

31st May – 28th July 2024

OVO’s riotous adaptation of what is often seen as the world’s first situation comedy returns to the Roman Theatre by...

OVO Production
The Roman Theatre

Sense and Sensibility

2nd July – 18th August 2024

Marianne Dashwood, wild and impulsive, falls dangerously in love with the charming but roguish John Willoughby, ignoring her sister Elinor’s...

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Treasure Island

15th July – 15th August 2024

Treasure, treachery, mutiny and mayhem all await young Jim Hawkins, as he leaves the Admiral Benbow inn behind and embarks...

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Meet the Cast: The Merry Wives’ Savannah Beckford

Savannah plays Stella Quickly in our production of The Merry Wives of Windsor, which has its second run at The Roman Theatre Open Air Festival to Sunday 30th June. The...

Cast Interview Reel: Sense and Sensibility

‘I think that this is going to be a really fun adaptation and I think it’s got a speed and a pace to it[… ], which I think is current...

Interview with Adam Nichols: Sense and Sensibility

‘This adaptation is very true to the original because Austen, like Shakespeare, has a universality and timelessness…’ We recently caught up with our wonderful Artistic Director, Adam Nichols, up in...

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