This show finished on Thursday 30 March 2023, and this page is being kept for archival purposes only.

The Tempest II

A halfBaked Production. Play and Complementary Cake.


Thursday 30 March 2023


Bedlam Theatre


£1/2/3 + fees


Artificial Intelligence


halfBaked 2022/2023


Looking for a good laugh and a classic literary twist? Sad that ‘The Tempest’ is the last play that Shakespeare wrote alone? Do you wish for a sequel? Well with the magic of AI, beloved Shakespeare can write again, as many sequels as you can afford! Come along for a test of GPT-4 as we ask it to write it a script that will surely be the ‘Empire strikes back’ of Shakespeare. Don’t miss out on the literary sequel that will have you laughing, dancing, and questioning everything you thought you knew about Shakespeare. Grab your tickets now for “The Tempest 2!” 30 minutes of pure theatrical experience awaits. — Chat GPT

Cast and Crew


AI Prompter George Manchester

Ariel/Alonso/Gonzalo/Sebastian Helen Wieland

Caliban Leon Lee

Co-Director Elle Catherine Willcocks

Co-Director Jack Greengross

Co-Lighting Designer Holly Spragg

Miranda/Ferdinand Cinny Xing

Narrator Lish Keir

Producer Elissa Hunter-Dorans

Prospero Dominik Grabarczyk

Sound Assistant Atalanta Lewis

Sound Designer Carys Hrebenar


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