Shakespeare's Globe
Shakespeare's Globe
yesterday at 14:10. Facebook
...and with Romeo and Juliet now playing on the Globe stage, our Summer of Love is officially open!

See what's coming up and book tickets for our Summer Season: [ Po.st Link ]
and with Romeo and Juliet now playing on the Globe stage our
Karen McMullen
Shakespeare's Globe
Shakespeare's Globe
yesterday at 12:01. Facebook
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Sarah Wild
Jools Parker
Debbie Bayley
Shakespeare's Globe
Shakespeare's Globe
04/23/2017 at 08:00. Facebook
Today marks Shakespeare's Birthday. From Sonnet Walks and the opening performances of the Summer of Love to Bard-themed storytelling in the Playhouse, come and celebrate with us: [ Po.st Link ]

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Today marks Shakespeares Birthday From Sonnet Walks and the opening performances of
Elaine Taylor
Rosie Fay Devlin
Chloe Rendall
Shakespeare's Globe
Shakespeare's Globe
04/22/2017 at 18:00. Facebook
Our Summer of Love is finally here, which that means that tonight audiences will get to see Daniel Kramer's striking production of Romeo and Juliet for the very first time.

To the talented company for their first performance tonight – break a leg!

And if you haven't yet booked your Romeo and Juliet tickets:
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Our Summer of Love is finally here which that means that tonight
Becca Chaplin
Regina Cashman
Julia Johnson
Shakespeare's Globe
Shakespeare's Globe
04/22/2017 at 17:00. Facebook
To the Othello company, ahead of their final performance this evening – break a leg!

What's more, this performance marks the end of Wonder Noir, our 2016–17 Winter Season. Featuring Comus, The Little Matchgirl, All the Angels, The White Devil and Othello, the season has captivated our audiences in the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse. What was your highlight?

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To the Othello company ahead of their final performance this evening – break a leg
Kathee Waterhouse
Sarah Cruickshank
Shelli Ward
Shakespeare's Globe
Shakespeare's Globe
04/22/2017 at 15:00. Facebook
Interested in training and development ?

We have a new role for a Pathways Co-ordinator (Work Experience and Apprenticeships). Apply by 5.00pm on 25 April: [ Po.st Link ]
Interested in training and development We have a new role for a
Anna Gabrielli
David Guest
Angela Frazer
Shakespeare's Globe
Shakespeare's Globe
04/21/2017 at 13:43. Facebook
Did you know that seventeen thousand bundles of Norfolk water reeds were needed to make our roof?

Some Globe facts for your Friday, as featured in Time Out London:
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Did you know that seventeen thousand bundles of Norfolk water reeds were

20 things you probably didn't know about Shakespeare’s Globe

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Howard Shakespeare
Lucy Marris
Kiah Charles
Shakespeare's Globe
Shakespeare's Globe
04/21/2017 at 11:07. Facebook
On Sunday 23 April, as part of our celebrations marking the Bard's birthday, join storyteller James Askill as he tries to discover who the mysterious Mr William Shakespeare really was.

What can you expect? Watch our behind the scenes video with James Askill and Simon Scardifield as they share insights into creating the show...

Storytelling sessions take place at 11.00am and 1.00pm on Sunday...
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Creina Stockley
Shakespeare's Globe
Shakespeare's Globe
04/21/2017 at 09:00. Facebook
Michael Morpurgo will return to the Globe this summer to tell the story of The Mozart Question, a tale of friendship and family, truth and secrets.

Narrated by Michael Morpurgo and Alison Reid, the story will also be accompanied by music from Mozart, Beethoven, Bach and Vivaldi, performed by Daniel Pioro on violin and string quartet The Storyteller’s Ensemble.

Suitable for ages 8+. To book:
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Michael Morpurgo will return to the Globe this summer to tell the
Fran Smith
Jill Read
Rosie Sansom
Shakespeare's Globe
Shakespeare's Globe
04/20/2017 at 14:32. Facebook
"She feels current to me, not like I'm staring down the corridor of memory. That's probably testimony to the honesty of Shakespeare's creation..."

BroadwayWorld caught up with Kirsty Bushell about rehearsing for the role of Juliet in our upcoming production of Romeo and Juliet:
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For more information about the production and to book tickets:
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She feels current to me not like Im staring down the corridor
Danielle Newbiggin
Shakespeare's Globe
Shakespeare's Globe
04/19/2017 at 11:02. Facebook
Artistic Director Emma Rice and former Artistic Director Dominic Dromgoole have written open letters to the future Artistic Director of the Globe:

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Artistic Director Emma Rice and former Artistic Director Dominic Dromgoole have written
Kirstie McAlpine
Benjamin Sharp
Madeleine Casey
Shakespeare's Globe
Shakespeare's Globe
04/19/2017 at 09:32. Facebook
Ahead of Romeo and Juliet opening this weekend, our Props Manager Katy gave us a tour of the studio to show us what the props department have been working on.

Daniel Kramer's production of Romeo and Juliet will run in the Globe Theatre from Saturday 22 April – Sunday 9 July. For more information and to book tickets: [ Po.st Link ]

Discover more about our Summer of Love and see what's on: [...
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Sara Worley
Kitty O'Connell
Shakespeare's Globe
Shakespeare's Globe
04/18/2017 at 11:30. Facebook
Are you passionate about Shakespeare and experienced in public speaking? Have you got great customer service skills?

We're currently recruiting Exhibition Guides:
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Are you passionate about Shakespeare and experienced in public speaking Have you
Porter Flynn
Marine Level
Ciara Daly
From page to stage in a day: in a Read Not Dead reading, actors are given the play on a Sunday morning and present it, script in hand, to an audience later that afternoon.

On 14 May, join us for a reading of Rare Triumphs of Love and Fortune, an anonymously authored play published in 1589, in the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse.

In the play, Venus, goddess of love, and Fortune, goddess of fate and...
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From page to stage in a day in a Read Not Dead
Amy Oliver
Ebby Bennett
"When I started rehearsals for Romeo And Juliet I remember thinking, ‘I could do this for the rest of my life.’”

Kirsty Bushell speaks to Theatre London about rehearsing for Romeo and Juliet, which opens in the Globe Theatre on 22 April:
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(Image: Robert Workman)
When I started rehearsals for Romeo And Juliet I remember thinking I
Eleanor Sawyer
Ninteretse Billy Joël
Elizabeth Burden
New in our shop... some eye-catching and wonderfully colourful Summer of Love goodies: [ Po.st Link ]

Our Summer of Love opens on Saturday 22 April with Romeo and Juliet. For tickets: [ Po.st Link ]
New in our shop some eyecatching and wonderfully colourful Summer of Love goodies:
From performances of Shakespeare sonnets at Westminster Abbey to storytelling in the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, here's how we'll be marking Shakespeare's birthday weekend over 21–23 April: [ Po.st Link ]
From performances of Shakespeare sonnets at Westminster Abbey to storytelling in the
A Classicist Writes
Katja Htunk
Join us for a weekend-long festival celebrating the joy of storytelling this July. From tales told by candlelight in the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse to talks with leading children’s authors and practical workshops, there's something for everyone.

Take a look: [ Po.st Link ]
Join us for a weekendlong festival celebrating the joy of storytelling this
Margot Stone
Mandy Jenner
Liz Ragout
We're offering a range of accessible and assisted performances throughout our Summer of Love.

Our 2017 Summer Season opens with Romeo and Juliet on 22 April. To see what's on and book tickets: [ Po.st Link ]

To become a member of our Access Scheme: [ Po.st Link ]
Chloe Llewellyn
Sanchu Iyer
Safa Al
On Sunday 23 April, as part of our celebrations marking the Bard's birthday, join storyteller James Askill as he tries to discover who the mysterious Mr William Shakespeare really was.

What can you expect? Watch a snippet from inside the rehearsal room to find out...

Storytelling sessions take place at 11.00am and 1.00pm on Sunday 23 April. Book tickets: [ Po.st Link ]