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Shakespeare's Globe Restarts Guided Tour With Visitors Onstage For The First Time Photo Shakespeare's Globe Restarts Guided Tour With Visitors Onstage For The First Time
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2020

After closing in March this year, the Globe Theatre opens its oak doors once more for guided tours from 21 August.

ROMEO & JULIET, MACBETH and More to Be Presented in Shakespeare's Globe Summer Season Photo ROMEO & JULIET, MACBETH and More to Be Presented in Shakespeare's Globe Summer Season; Full Season Announced
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2020

Shakespeare's Globe has announced the summer season 2020 will include Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet, Much Ado About Nothing, Twelfth Night, Antony & Cleopatra, a two-day event 'Globe 4 Globe: Shakespeare and Climate Emergency', a symposium 'Shakespeare and Race', a Playing Shakespeare with Deutsche Bank production of Macbeth with 20,000 free tickets to school children, the return of family festival 'Telling Tales', and a new dramatisation of Ovid's Metamorphoses by our resident writers.

Shakespeare's Globe Announces Full Casting For AS YOU LIKE IT Photo Shakespeare's Globe Announces Full Casting For AS YOU LIKE IT
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2019

Shakespeare's Globe is delighted to announce the full cast for William Shakespeare's As You Like It, co-directed by Federay Holmes and Elle While, opening on Wednesday 7 August. The production returns to the Globe Theatre following a critically acclaimed run in summer 2018.

THE STARRY MESSENGER Leads May's Top 10 New London Shows Photo THE STARRY MESSENGER Leads May's Top 10 New London Shows
by Marianka Swain - Apr 25, 2019

London is never short of temptations, whether splashy West End shows, epic dramas or bold fringe offerings. From timely plays to the beginning of open-air theatre season, here are some of this month's most eye-catching openings. Don't forget to check back for BroadwayWorld's reviews, interviews and features!

Shakespeare's Globe Announces Summer Season 2019 Photo Shakespeare's Globe Announces Summer Season 2019
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2019

Shakespeare's Globe is delighted to announce the Summer Season 2019. Celebrating and interrogating our 'sceptred isle' through Shakespeare's history plays, a year-long journey begins with Richard II, opening 22 February in the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, continuing into the Globe Theatre this summer with Henry IV Parts 1 and 2, and Henry V. The season also includes A Midsummer Night's Dream, The Merry Wives of Windsor, Ben Jonson's Bartholomew Fair, and the return of 2018's As You Like It. Robin Hood tales will form the core of the Read Not Dead series this year, and festivals throughout the summer include Women & Power and Poland is Hamlet. This year's Playing Shakespeare with Deutsche Bank production will be Romeo and Juliet, opening on 28 February, with 20,000 free tickets available to state secondary schools. The Shakespeare's Globe Touring Ensemble will once again present a trio of plays for the audience to choose from: The Comedy of Errors, Pericles, and Twelfth Night.

Shakespeare's Globe Announces Casting For The Winter Season Photo Shakespeare's Globe Announces Casting For The Winter Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2018

Shakespeare's Globe has announced casting for the Winter Season 2018, its plans for a year-long cycle of history plays from February 2019, and Globe Associates, to include Sean Holmes, who is to become Associate Artistic Director.

Shakespeare's Globe Launches Podcast Photo Shakespeare's Globe Launches Podcast
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2018

Shakespeare's Globe is delighted to announce the launch today of Such Stuff, a brand new podcast. Such Stuff is hosted by Artistic Director, Michelle Terry, producer Imogen Greenberg and Head of Higher Education and Research, Dr. Farah Karim-Cooper.

BWW Review: AS YOU LIKE IT/HAMLET, Shakespeare's Globe Photo BWW Review: AS YOU LIKE IT/HAMLET, Shakespeare's Globe
by Marianka Swain - May 18, 2018

Michelle Terry's first season as Artistic Director of the Globe will be carefully scrutinised. Emma Rice's contentious exit raised important questions about the venue's purpose, its balancing of tradition and innovation, new and returning audiences, and about how we engage with Shakespeare in the 21st century.

Photo Flash: First Look at AS YOU LIKE IT and HAMLET at Shakespeare's Globe Photo Photo Flash: First Look at AS YOU LIKE IT and HAMLET at Shakespeare's Globe
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2018

Shakespeare's Globe presents Hamlet and As You Like It, the opening shows of Michelle Terry's first season as Artistic Director.

Photo Flash: First Look at HAMLET at Shakespeare's Globe Photo Photo Flash: First Look at HAMLET at Shakespeare's Globe
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2018

Shakespeare's Globe presents Hamlet and As You Like It, the opening shows of Michelle Terry's first season as Artistic Director.

The Old Globe Announces Cast and Creative of A THOUSAND SPLENDID SUNS Photo The Old Globe Announces Cast and Creative of A THOUSAND SPLENDID SUNS
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2018

The Old Globe's 2017-2018 Season continues with today's announcement of the complete cast and creative team for the Southern California debut of A Thousand Splendid Suns, Ursula Rani Sarma's sweeping and deeply moving theatrical production based on the best-selling book by Khaled Hosseini (The Kite Runner).

Andre Holland, Mark Rylance & More Join New Season at Shakespeare's Globe Photo Andre Holland, Mark Rylance & More Join New Season at Shakespeare's Globe
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2018

Shakespeare's Globe is delighted to announce Michelle Terry's first season as Artistic Director. 2018's Shakespeare productions include Hamlet, As You Like It, The Two Noble Kinsmen, The Winter's Tale, Othello and Love's Labour's Lost. A premiere of three new plays, a national and international tour of Shakespeare and other performances on and off site are announced together with a year-long programme of events exploring the history and future of theatre censorship, as well as a series of events looking at race, refuge and refugees in relation to Shakespeare.

STAGE TUBE: Promo - For Short. Theatre's ANATOMY OF A MURDER
by Stage Tube - Jun 13, 2013

For Short. Theatre Co. have released a teaser trailer for their upcoming premiere for Elihu Winer's explosive courtroom drama, Anatomy of a Murder. Performances run between the 1-27 July 2013 in a site-specific venue on Victoria Embankment, London, and tickets can be purchased from the Pleasance Theatre box office. Click below to watch the trailer!

Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at For Short. Theatre's ANATOMY OF A MURDER
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2013

For Short. Theatre Co. presents the premiere of Elihu Winer's explosive courtroom drama, Anatomy of a Murder. Performances run between the 1-27 July 2013 in a site-specific venue on Victoria Embankment, London, and tickets can be purchased from the Pleasance Theatre box office. Scroll down for a sneak peek at the cast in rehearsals!