French makeover of Shakespeare Play

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French makeover of Shakespeare Play

He's considered our greatest playwrights and helped influence the English language.

Now one of Shakespeare's plays is getting a french makeover.

Pericles is thought to be one of his strangest and most heart-breaking works, with a story that features magic, pirates, murder and love.

Luke Blackall has been speaking to two of the cast.

Pericles runs at the Barbican until the 21st of April.

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