CORONAVIRUS UPDATE: Many shows have been rescheduled or cancelled due to current travel and performance restrictions. That's why March and April may not have as many events on as you'd usually find. If you're flexible, why not browse our Summer listings or Autumn listings for a wider choice.

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Shakespeare in August

As You Like it

Shakespeares Globe Theatre Until Aug 29, 2021

We that are true lovers run into strange capers

As You Like it, Shakespeares Globe Theatre, London
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The Forest of Arden does a roaring trade in confused lovers, exiled aristos and melancholy fools in Shakespeare's witty musical comedy returning to the Globe for the 2021Summer Season, following a successful...

The Tempest

Shakespeares Globe Theatre Until Aug 29, 2021

Be not afeard, the isle is full of noises, Sounds, and sweet airs, that give delight and hurt not

The Tempest, Shakespeares Globe Theatre, London
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Shakespeare's island-bound drama returns to the Globe as part of the 2021 summer season! Enthralling and immersive, The Tempest is an atmospheric tale of shipwreck and sorcery on a spell-binding isle,...

A Midsummer Night's Dream

Shakespeares Globe Theatre Until Oct 30, 2021

An escapist treat

A Midsummer Nights Dream, Shakespeares Globe Theatre, London
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When the fairy King and Queen quarrel, no one is safe from their fervour, setting the scene for a witty and vibrant comedy of romance, mischief and magic that enchant audiences of all ages from the first...

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Romeo and Juliet

Shakespeares Globe Theatre Until Oct 7, 2021

My only love sprung from my only hate, Too early seen unknown, and known too late!

Romeo and Juliet, Shakespeares Globe Theatre, London

A must-see for Bard fans, the most iconic of Shakespeare's romantic tragedies returns to the Globe Theatre during Olivier Award-winning theatremaker Michelle Terry's long-awaited second season at the iconic...

Twelfth Night

Shakespeares Globe Theatre Until Oct 30, 2021

If this were played upon a stage now, I could condemn it as an improbable fiction.

Twelfth Night, Shakespeares Globe Theatre, London

From tropical shipwrecks to yellow stockings, Twelfth Night is one of Shakespeare's battiest and most memorable comedies and a season at the Globe is rarely complete without an outing. A perfect introduction...

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre Tour & Exhibition

Shakespeares Globe Theatre Tour Open Run

The capital at its very best

Shakespeares Globe Theatre Tour Exhibition, Shakespeares Globe Theatre Tour, London

Get schooled in Shakespeare with The Globe Exhibition, London's ultimate guide to The Bard. Packed full of video, artifacts and practical reconstructions, it takes you back in time to the raucous streets...

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