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21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, London SE1 9DT

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Henry VIII

May 19 - October 21, 2022

Who knows yet But from this Lady may proceed a gem To lighten all this isle

Act II, scene 3

Why See Henry VIII?

PlaysShakespeare

Love, Linage, and power

Shakespeare's collaboration with John Fletcher adds a third voice as 2022's Resident Writer Hannah Khalil adapts the story of Henry VIII from the perspective of his myriad spouses. From the betrayal of his first love to the woman he re-wrote England's religious framework for, to the woman who survived him, it's time for these much-maligned Queens to deliver their own damning verdict on the man who married them all.

The direction will come from Amy Hodge, as this rarely revived play is given new life as part of the Globe's 2022 Summer Season.

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Dates

Opening night: 19 May 2022

COVID 19 SECURE

You may be required to have had a COVID vaccine in order to attend this performance or show proof of a negative test. Please contact the venue directly for more information on this.

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