Summer 2022

Immerse yourself in live theatre from wherever you are in the world as our magnificent wooden ‘O’ plays host to the past and present, the personal and political, to pomp and to passion.

Lend your voice to ground-breaking conversations as our world-leading Higher Education programmes and Research enquiries continue apace, including our rigorous efforts towards decolonising the early modern curriculum.

Get your school or the whole family involved with playful, educational and interactive workshops, courses and events, including our first ever full-scale production for families in the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse.

However you join us this year – in person, online, at home, or in the classroom – Shakespeare’s Globe promises to guide you through these uncertain times with purpose, strength and hope.

Summer 2022 at Shakespeare’s Globe. It’s going to be epic.

SUMMER 2022 AUDIO BROCHURE

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PRODUCTIONS

Book 3 productions and get 30% off.*

*Applies to all productions in the Globe Theatre (excluding Macbeth). Valid on £62 and £55 tickets. Tickets must be booked by 23 April.

GLOBE ON TOUR

TELLING TALES

ANTI-RACIST SHAKESPEARE

SHAKESPEARE & POLAND

RESEARCH IN ACTION

SUMMER SCHOOL

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Julius Caesar

Globe Theatre
This Summer, Shakespeare’s tragedy Julius Caesar takes on new relevance in the Globe, and on tour across the UK.
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Henry VIII

Globe Theatre
Shakespeare’s exploration of love, lineage and power, co-written with John Fletcher, unfolds in the Globe Theatre.
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King Lear

Globe Theatre
A family feud tears apart a kingdom in Shakespeare’s epic tragedy King Lear in the Globe Theatre this Summer.
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The Tempest

Globe Theatre
A tumultuous new production of The Tempest, Shakespeare’s tale of redemption unfurls this summer in the Globe Theatre.
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Joan

Globe Theatre
The premiere of powerful new play Joan, written by Charlie Josephine, uncovers the unlikely hero behind the legend.
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As You Like It With CBeebies

Globe Theatre
Join CBeebies live at the Globe Theatre this Summer with a special adaptation of Shakespeare’ comedy, As You Like It.
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Midsummer Mechanicals

Sam Wanamaker Playhouse
The premiere of hilarious follow-up to the play-within-a-play from A Midsummer Night's Dream comes to the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse. Suitable for the young and young at heart.
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Anti-Racist Shakespeare: Julius Caesar

At Home
In this webinar, theatre artists and scholars discuss race and social justice in Julius Caesar.
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Anti-Racist Shakespeare: King Lear

At Home
In this webinar, theatre artists and scholars discuss race and social justice in King Lear.
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Anti-Racist Shakespeare: Much Ado About Nothing

At Home
In this webinar, theatre artists and scholars discuss race and social justice in Much Ado About Nothing.

Perfuming the Early Modern Stage: Here’s a Sweet Stink Indeed

This Research In Action workshop explores how perfumes, incense and odours were used in early modern drama.