Fill the long, sunny days with some of Shakespeare's most acclaimed plays as the world-famous Shakespeare’s Globe stages its Summer Season 2018.
Follow the struggles of Shakespeare’s famous Prince of Denmark, as he plots to take revenge on his father’s murderer. 25 Apr-26 Aug
As You Like It
Journey to the Forest of Arden, where the banished Rosalind, disguised as a man, tries to win the heart of Orlando. 2 May-26 Aug
The Two Noble Kinsmen
Discover one of Shakespeare’s lesser-known tales, written with John Fletcher, about a pair of prisoners whose friendship is tested when they spot the beautiful Emilia from their cell window. 25 May-30 Jun
The Winter’s Tale
Shakespeare’s classic play of two halves begins tragically, as King Leontes destroys his family in a fit of jealousy, before evolving into a charming love story with a magical ending. 22 Jun-14 Oct
See Mark Rylance return to Shakespeare’s Globe to play the villainous Iago in this story of a jealous soldier and his scheming friend. 20 Jul-13 Oct
Morgan Lloyd Malcolm’s new play uncovers the story of Emilia Bassano, a woman who achieved many things but is best known as Shakespeare’s "Dark Lady of the Sonnets". 10 Aug-1 Sep
Catch a new play about the inhabitants of Eyam, who must choose whether to stay quarantined or run away when the plague comes to their village. 15 Sep-13 Oct
Venue Details & Map
21 New Globe Walk
- +44 (0)20 7902 1400
- Public transport:
- Tube: Mansion House, St Pauls. Tube/train: London Bridge, Blackfriars, London Waterloo. Walk along the riverside from London Bridge or Waterloo.