Shakespeare's Globe


Shakespeare's Globe, London, photographed from the riverbank.

Photo: Peter Brown 2014


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Management


Artistic director: Michelle Terry
Chief Executive: Neil Constable

Theatres


Shakespeare's Globe - seats 2080

Telephone




Box office: 020 7401 9919

Email


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Location


Address:
21 New Globe Walk
Bankside
London SE1 9DT

Council: Southwark

Region: London

Location map for Shakespeare's Globe

Transport


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

Train:
Cannon Street
Blackfriars
London Bridge
Waterloo

Buses:

Stop:

Southwark Bridge/ Bankside Pier (nearest)


Day no:
344 (24hr service)
45, 63, 100 to Blackfriars Bridge
15, 17 to Cannon Street
11, 15, 17, 23, 26, 76 to Mansion House
381 , RV1 to Southwark Street
344 to Southwark


Night no:
344 (24hr service)

Access information


General

Assistance dogs welcome - inform Duty House Manager on your arrival at the theatre. Or, staff can look after dogs - inform box office when booking. Note that performances often involve loud noises.

You will find more information on the theatre website access page.


Click the image below to go there.


Access link for this theatre


Wheelchair access

Accessible toilets and lift available.

One wheelchair user can be accommodated in the yard and three (with a companion each) in 'Gentelman's Box P' (accessible by lift). Advise box office of your needs when booking.

Visual assistance

Audio described performances and touch tours available. Check
schedule for details or call the box office or Access Information line.

Hearing assistance

For details about signed and captioned performances, contact the Access Information Line.

An induction loop is available at all performances; please switch aids to the 'T' position. Hearing aids are not provided. Note that the Globe is an open-air building and the loop will amplify all sounds. The hearing loop works best when seated in the Lower Gallery - inform the Box Office when booking.

Current shows


We don't have any shows listed.

Upcoming shows


Macbeth: Playing Shakespeare with Deutsche Bank


A psychological thriller examining the dangers of political ambition, the Playing Shakespeare with Deutsche Bank Macbeth is a gripping, full-scale 90 minute performance in the Globe Theatre.


Previews from: Wednesday 26 February 2020

Closes: Saturday 21 March 2020



Romeo and Juliet


A violent street brawl between their rival families is the prelude to Romeo's first encounter with Juliet. Despite this, and the fact that Juliet has been promised to another man in marriage, they fall in love.


Previews from: Tuesday 14 April 2020

Closes: Sunday 12 July 2020



Twelfth Night


In the household of Olivia, two campaigns are being quietly waged - one by the lovesick lord Orsino against the heart of the indifferent Olivia; the other by an alliance of servants and hangers-on against the high-handedness of her steward.


Previews from: Friday 15 May 2020

Closes: Saturday 3 October 2020



Much Ado About Nothing


Claudio loves Hero and Hero Claudio and nothing seems capable of tearing them apart. Claudio's friend Benedick loves Beatrice and Beatrice Benedick, but (because neither will admit it) nothing seems capable of bringing them together.


Previews from: Friday 19 June 2020

Closes: Sunday 4 October 2020



Antony & Cleopatra


Cleopatra, the alluring and fascinatingly ambiguous Queen of Egypt, has bewitched the great Mark Antony, soldier, campaigner and now one of the three rulers of the Roman Empire.


Previews from: Saturday 18 July 2020

Closes: Saturday 29 August 2020



Ovid's Metamorphoses


Get ready to discover just how provocative and relevant these wonderous tales of old still are today. Shakespeare was endlessly inspired by Ovid's epic masterpiece exploring the infinite possibilities of human transformation.


Previews from: Friday 4 September 2020

Closes: Saturday 3 October 2020




Globe on screen


You can watch Globe productions again (or even for the first time) in high defintion at selected cinemas.

Check out full listings at the Globe on Screen site.


Globe player


If you need an on demand fix of the Globe magic, check out the Globe Player with over 50 shows to rent or buy instantly.

Rent at £3.99 or buy for £7.99.


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