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Cymbeline

Synopsis:

The foolish king.
The wicked queen.
The virtuous wife.
The gullible husband.
A secret marriage.
A careless wager.
A devious lie.
Together they will bring a country to the brink of catastrophe.

Rated R. Contains yet more scenes of cross-dressing.

"The kind of funny that really hurts."
- Surgical Review

History:

aka "Cymbeline, King of Britain"

Written in 1609-1610

Probably first performed in the summer of 1610

First published in 1623

Cymbeline poster

You can read the full text of
"Cymbeline" at MIT.edu:
"Cymbeline: Entire Play"

You can find a full synopsis of
"Cymbeline" at Bardweb.net:
"Shakespeare Resource Center - Cymbeline"

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