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


The Comedy of Errors


Take one pair of estranged twin brothers (both named Antipholus), and one pair of estranged twin servants (both named Dromio) - both pairs separated at sea.


Previews from: Monday 6 May 2019

Closes: Friday 23 August 2019



Pericles


The spirit of fairy tale is never far from the surface of Pericles, the first of Shakespeare's late romances.


Previews from: Sunday 5 May 2019

Closes: Saturday 24 August 2019



As You Like it


A firm favourite among Shakespeare's comedies and featuring some of his best-loved characters, As You Like It runs the glorious gamut of pastoral romance.


Previews from: Wednesday 7 August 2019

Closes: Saturday 21 September 2019



Henry IV Part 1


Two Harrys: Harry Hotspur and Prince Hal. Sons to enemy fathers: Sir Henry Percy and King Henry IV. Hotspur is preparing to lead an army against the King - incensed at the King's dismissal of the Percy family's demands.


Previews from: Tuesday 23 April 2019

Closes: Friday 11 October 2019



Henry IV Part 2


As King Henry IV lies dying and the rebels maintain their unrest, Falstaff, returned war-hero, and closest confidant of Prince Hal, is engaged to recruit for the King's army.


Previews from: Thursday 25 April 2019

Closes: Friday 11 October 2019



Henry V


As King Henry V attempts to prove himself a worthy ruler, he brazenly lays claim to parts of France. When France mocks his claim, he leads the English forces across the Channel. England is at war.


Previews from: Tuesday 30 April 2019

Closes: Friday 11 October 2019



The Merry Wives of Windsor


Double-meanings, disguises and dirty laundry abound as Sir John Falstaff sets about improving his financial situation by wooing Mistress Page and Mistress Ford.


Previews from: Friday 17 May 2019

Closes: Saturday 12 October 2019



A Midsummer Night's Dream


Four sparring lovers take refuge in the woods, only to find themselves in the midst of a dispute between the king and queen of the fairies. With the roguish Puck causing havoc, what could possibly go wrong?


Previews from: Friday 28 June 2019

Closes: Sunday 13 October 2019



Upcoming shows


We don't have any shows listed.

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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