This time, ’tis war.

“More than an intellectual exercise. With clever verse, it tells a compelling adventure story, nicely connecting Shakespeare with the sci-fi thriller.”
Minneapolis Star Tribune


James Cameron’s classic movie Aliens is re-imagined as a Shakespearean sequel to The Tempest. After twenty years, Miranda must return to the island of her childhood to confront her greatest nightmare.

Original Production trailer by Daniel John Harris


10m, 9f, gender flexible casting

Character list
  • Ariel
  • Voice of Prospero
  • Voice of Boatswain
  • Miranda
  • Bassanio
  • Fitz-Percival
  • Meyer
  • Antaro
  • Alençon
  • Paganini
  • Pagani
  • Torres
  • Steele
  • Caliban
  • Salamander
  • Villager
  • Xenomorph
  • Exoskull
  • Gigeresque
  • Other Fairies



Produce Tempests

Produce Tempests on your stage – just get in touch to request a script and/or talk about cost.