Say hello to the summer 2022 season with Shakespeare's Globe. Wherever you are on the globe, Shakespeare's Globe Summer 2022 has something for everyone. Shakespeare's Globe, located on the bank of the majestic River Thames in London is where the historic and contemporary, the personal and political, majesty and emotion all collide in the magnificent wooden ‘O’ a.k.a. the Globe Theatre.

Get ready for an epic Shakespeare's Globe Summer 2022 with the renowned Bard's timeless plays, guided tours of the Shakespearean wonderland, summer courses, storytelling sessions of Shakespeare's plays for children, and more - there's really something for everyone!

Shakespeare’s Globe 25th Anniversary

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Shakespeare's Globe Summer 2022 is also the season to celebrate this iconic building's glorious 25th anniversary. It is time to celebrate everything that is cherished and much loved about the Shakespeare's Globe experience; from audiences in anoraks, the exuberant groundlings to joyful jigs – this is one silver jubilee celebration that you cannot afford to miss!

For one night only at the one and only wooden 'O', guests will witness a very special staging of Henry VIII by director Amy Hodge as part of the numerous anniversary surprises.

Shakespeare’s Globe Summer 2022 Highlights

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Shakespeare’s Globe Plays

Watching a Shakespearean classic at a theatre designed in the likes of the original Globe Theatre where Shakespeare's plays were staged in his era is truly a mesmerizing experience. Shakespeare's Globe Summer 2022 is presenting timeless plays by Shakespeare including Much Ado About Nothing, Henry VIII, The Tempest, Julius Caesar, and King Lear. A riveting new play about Joan of Arc called I, Joan will also be unveiled at Shakespeare's Globe Summer 2022. Shakespeare's Globe is dedicated to celebrating the transformative global impact of Shakespeare by conducting radical theatre experiments. Catch Shakespeare's classics during Shakespeare's Globe Summer 2022 and it is sure to become the highlight of your summer.

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Shakespeare's Globe Tours

Shakespeare's Globe also offers guided tours of the two theatres. Take a guided tour into a Shakespearean wonderland and learn about the original Globe's amazing history and how the reconstructed Globe Theatre came to be. Discover a treasure trove of Shakespeare's literary works and information, as well as an extensive exhibit dedicated to the life and works of the world-renowned bard.

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Shakespeare’s Globe Events for Families

Shakespeare's Globe Summer 2022 has something in store for the entire family. With a range of plays, events, and workshops as part of the Shakespeare's Globe Summer 2022 season, you can rest assured that your little ones will have a fabulous time. As part of the event Telling Tales, live storytelling sessions of Hamlet and Romeo & Juliet are all set to provide entertainment for the whole family this summer.

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Anti-Racist Shakespeare

Not in London? Shakespeare's Globe Summer 2022 has off-venue events taking place as well. Anti-Racist Shakespeare is a series of free webinars wherein numerous scholars and artists from a variety of backgrounds come together to analyze Shakespeare's plays through the lens of social and racial justice. The webinars for Shakespeare's Globe Summer 2022 will explore Much Ado About Nothing, Henry VIII, Julius Caesar, and King Lear.

Frequently Asked Questions About Shakespeare’s Globe Summer 2022

Q. What is happening at Shakespeare’s Globe Summer 2022?

A. Shakespeare's Globe Summer 2022 is a celebration with a plethora of events and activities taking place for adults, kids, and everyone in between. There are numerous Shakespeare's plays being staged along with storytelling events of some of his plays, guided tour of the theatre, and many more events.

Q. What are the plays performed at the Globe Theatre for Shakespeare’s Globe Summer 2022?

A. Much Ado About Nothing, Henry VIII, The Tempest, Julius Caesar, and King Lear. A riveting new play about Joan of Arc called I, Joan

Q. When is Shakespeare’s Globe Summer 2022 beginning?

A. Shakespeare’s Globe Summer 2022 stars from 22nd of April.

Q. Where can I buy play tickets for Shakespeare’s Globe Summer 2022?

A. You can buy play tickets for Shakespeare’s Globe Summer 2022 online.

Q. What are the different events taking place for Shakespeare’s Globe Summer 2022?

A. Along with some unmissable plays by Shakespeare, there are also live storytelling events of Shakespeare's plays that are great for the whole family. You will also find guided tours of the Globe Theatre for Shakespeare's Globe Summer 2022. There are also free webinars on Shakespeare's plays taking place throughout the summer.

Q. Where is Shakespeare's Globe located?

A. Shakespeare's Globe is located at 21 New Globe Walk, London SE1 9DT, United Kingdom. Find it on maps here.

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