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Save up to 47% on HENRY VIII at The Globe Photo Save up to 47% on HENRY VIII at The Globe
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Sep 27, 2022

Save up to 47% on Henry VIII at The Globe.

Hugh Jackman, Joel Grey, Sharon D. Clarke & More Featured in 92NY Fall Theater Events Photo Hugh Jackman, Joel Grey, Sharon D. Clarke & More Featured in 92NY Fall Theater Events
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 22, 2022

See Tom Stoppard on Leopoldstadt, Wendell Pierce, Sharon D. Clarke, André De Shields, and Miranda Cromwell on Death Of A Salesman, Joel Grey, Steven Skybell, and Zalmen Mlotek on Fiddler On The Roof In Yiddish and more at 92NY this fall.

Shakespeare in Clark Park to Pair THE TAMING OF THE SHREW With THE TAMER TAMED This M Photo Shakespeare in Clark Park to Pair THE TAMING OF THE SHREW With THE TAMER TAMED This Month
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 7, 2022

Shakespeare in Clark Park is bringing a night of raucous comedy to Clark Park from July 27th to July 31st at 7pm, with The Taming! a comedy in two very different acts. The Taming! pairs Shakespeare’s problematic masterpiece, The Taming of the Shrew, with a community-created adaptation of John Fletcher’s Elizabethan revenge play, The Tamer Tamed.

Review Roundup: HENRY VIII Opens at Shakespeare's Globe Photo Review Roundup: HENRY VIII Opens at Shakespeare's Globe
by Review Roundups - May 27, 2022

Read all the reviews as Shakespeare's Globe presents Henry VIII running through 21 October, directed by Amy Hodge. Adam Gillen plays King Henry VIII, returning to the Globe stage following his acclaimed performance of Mercutio in Romeo & Juliet in 2021.

Photos: Inside Rehearsal For HENRY VIII at Shakespeare's Globe; Full Cast Announced! Photo Photos: Inside Rehearsal For HENRY VIII at Shakespeare's Globe; Full Cast Announced!
by Stephi Wild - May 5, 2022

Adam Gillen will play King Henry VIII, returning to the Globe stage following his acclaimed performance of Mercutio in Romeo & Juliet in 2021. Adam’s other theatre credits include Killer Joe (starring Orlando Bloom) in 2018 for which he was Olivier nominated for Best Supporting Actor, and the National Theatre’s acclaimed production of Amadeus, opposite Lucian Msamati. 

 ABBA VOYAGE Leads May's Top 10 New London Shows Photo ABBA VOYAGE Leads May's Top 10 New London Shows
by Aliya Al-Hassan - May 4, 2022

London is gearing up for an exciting month of West End shows, concerts and more. From an Abba concert merging the physical and digital, to the return of Eliza Dolittle at the London Coliseum and female revision of Tudor history at the Globe, here are some of this month's most eye-catching openings. Don't forget to check back for BroadwayWorld's reviews, interviews and features!

Pre-sale: Book Tickets Now For The Shakespeare's Globe Summer Season Photo Pre-sale: Book Tickets Now For The Shakespeare's Globe Summer Season
by Marianka Swain - Feb 10, 2022

You can book tickets now for the fantastic Summer Season 2022 at Shakespeare's Globe, thanks to our pre-sale!

Shakespeare's Globe Announces Summer Season 2022 Photo Shakespeare's Globe Announces Summer Season 2022
by Stephi Wild - Jan 25, 2022

Shakespeare's Globe has announced the Summer Season 2022 full of pomp, pageantry, politics, and power.

The Show Must Go Online Announces Livestreamed Reading of THE TWO NOBLE KINSMEN for S Photo The Show Must Go Online Announces Livestreamed Reading of THE TWO NOBLE KINSMEN for Season Finale
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 8, 2021

OneOff Award and two-time OnComm award-winning The Show Must Go Online have announced the full cast for their upcoming livestreamed reading of The Two Noble Kinsmen by William Shakespeare and John Fletcher. The production is the Season Finale of The Show Must Go Online before entering a chrysalis period.

New Audio Play MAKING MASSINGER is Available to Listen to Now Photo New Audio Play MAKING MASSINGER is Available to Listen to Now
by Stephi Wild - Jul 16, 2021

This new audio play is performed by Samuel Barnett (Phillip Massinger), Edward Bennett (William Herbert, Earl of Pembroke), Hubert Burton (John Fletcher), Julia Hills (Katherine Mompesson), Jane How (Mary, Dowager Countess of Pembroke), Nina Wadia (Mistress Froth).

John Fletcher Videos

VIDEO: Pocket Universe Teases THE MAID'S TRAGEDY Videoplay
VIDEO: Pocket Universe Teases THE MAID'S TRAGEDY

by Stage Tube - Mar 16, 2018

Pocket Universe, producer of last summer's acclaimed Julius Caesar set in an all-girls high school, has announced a new production of Francis Beaumont & John Fletcher's THE MAID'S TRAGEDY, set in present-day Hollywood. Watch a video trailer below!

BWW TV: Chatting with the Cast of LOVE IN IDLENESS on Opening Night at the Apollo!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 26, 2017

Following a sold-out run at the Menier Chocolate Factory, Trevor Nunn's revival of Terence Rattigan's brilliant comedy Love in Idleness has just transferred to the Apollo Theatre. Click below to hear what the company had to say on opening night!

BWW Review: LOVE IN IDLENESS, Apollo Theatre
by Rona Kelly - May 19, 2017

The Menier Chocolate Factory is no stranger to transfers, both in the West End and beyond. The Color Purple notably made the jump, and now here's Trevor Nunn's Love in Idleness moving to the Apollo Theatre. But while the love is still palpable, there is a certain idleness to proceedings.


John Fletcher Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has John Fletcher written?
John Fletcher has written 3 shows including The Knight of the Burning Pestle (Lyricist), The Two Noble Kinsmen (Playwright), Double Falsehood (Playwright).