Sam Wanamaker Playhouse


Sam Wannamker Playhouse, London, photographed from the street.

Photo: Peter Brown 2015


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Sam Wanamaker Playhouse

Telephone




Box office: 020 7401 9919

Email


Access: Send Mail

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Location


Address:
21 New Globe Walk
Bankside
London SE1 9DT

Council: -

Region: -

Location map for Sam Wanamaker Playhouse

Transport


Tube:
London Bridge (Nothern, Jubilee)
Mansion House (District, Circle)
Southwark (Jubilee)
St Paul's (Central)

Train:
Blackfriars
Cannon Street
London Bridge
Waterloo

Buses:

Stop:

Southwark Bridge/ Bankside Pier


Day no:
344 (24hr service)


Night no:
-

Access information


General

Contact on access address/telephone number to discuss access requirements or book tickets to audio-described productions. Copies of thee Shakespeare's Globe Access Guide available at the Information Desk or call the Access Information Line. Access Information tel line open between 10am and 5pm.

Hearing assistance

For signed performances, captioned performances, and all other ticket booking please go through the box office.

Current shows


We don't have any shows listed.

Upcoming shows


Macbeth

Returning as heroes from the battlefield, Macbeth and Banquo encounter three witches who prophesy that Macbeth will become King of Scotland. When Lady Macbeth learns of this, she compels her husband to murder King Duncan.

Previews from: Wednesday 7 November 2018
Closes: Saturday 2 February 2019

Ralegh: The Treason Trial

Winchester Great Hall. 17 November, 1603. The air is alive with the silence of a thousand expectant eyes. Ralegh enters, slowly, walking with a cane, neither proud nor defiant, concealing a limp with a studied control.

Previews from: Saturday 24 November 2018
Closes: Friday 30 November 2018

Doctor Faustus

Doctor Faustus sits in his Wittenberg study, restless for knowledge and frustrated with the limitations of conventional scholarship. Coveting fame and power, he conjures the menacing demon, Mephistopheles, who offers Faustus a deal.

Previews from: Saturday 1 December 2018
Closes: Saturday 2 February 2019

Dark Night of the Soul

The Feminine Response to the Faustian Myth.

Previews from: Saturday 29 December 2018
Closes: Saturday 2 February 2019

Edward II

King Edward recalls his lover, Gaveston, from banishment and sets in motion a chain of events that will culminate in some of the most shocking scenes in all of early modern theatre.

Previews from: Thursday 7 February 2019
Closes: Saturday 20 April 2019

Richard II

Beset by problems at home and abroad, a capricious king is forced to relinquish his 'hollow crown'. As his supporters abandon him and his power trickles away, Richard reflects with startling eloquence on the disintegration of his status and identity.

Previews from: Friday 22 February 2019
Closes: Sunday 21 April 2019

After Edward

Edward II wanders on to the empty stage, bloodied and confused. He has no idea where he is, or how he got here, but he does have an ominous feeling that something is wrong.

Previews from: Thursday 21 March 2019
Closes: Saturday 6 April 2019


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