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4.33(3 Ratings)
4.33
Michelle ChengUnited kingdoms
Excellent performance and experience at the Globe Theatre! It's been a dream of mine to see a show there, and Richard III is an exceptional play: dramatic and (bizarrely) humorous. The standing seats are the best in the house!

Richard III

DURATION
To be confirmed
DATES
Until 3 August 2024
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To be confirmed
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Why watch Richard III?

  • Experience the thrill of watching Olivier award winner, Michelle Terry bring to life one of Shakespeare's most infamous characters, Richard III.
  • Don't miss the chance to see this unique adaptation, directed by award-winning Elle While, in the stunningly atmospheric Shakespeare's Globe.
  • Witness a tale of ruthless ambition, political machinations, and the dire consequences of absolute power, which continues to fascinate audiences centuries after its creation.

Richard III offers a unique blend of history and drama that has captivated audiences for years. The Olivier award-winning Michelle Terry is set to portray the titular role of the conniving King. Directed by Elle While, this production promises to be a tour-de-force of political intrigue and shocking treachery. So, don’t miss your chance to get your Richard III play tickets and witness this epic tale unfold in the historical setting of the Globe Theatre.

Storyline

Book your Richard III tickets to see Shakespeare's historical drama about the English king. At the beginning of the play, Richard, Duke of Gloucester, schemes to overthrow his brother, King Edward IV, and become king himself. Richard uses his influence over his family and friends, including his brother's wife and children, to pave the way for him to ascend the throne. In addition, he uses the deaths of other influential people, including his own nephews, to cement his hold on power. Once in power, Richard's oppression and paranoia drive away many of his nobility and commoners alike.

Show timings

  • Show timings for Richard III may vary every week. You can check the show timings for your preferred date at the next stage of booking.

Cast & crew

  • Leading Roles: Michelle Terry as Richard Duke of Gloucester
  • Director: Elle White
  • Associate Director: Indiana Lown-Collins
  • Composer: James Maloney

Note: Producers can not guarantee the appearance of any particular artist, which is always subject to illness and holidays.

Age & content guide

  • The age suitability of the show is yet to be confirmed.
  • This play contains scenes of violence and death.
  • Please keep in mind that London theatres do not have an age classification organization. This means that all age recommendations are subjective. Please use your judgment while purchasing tickets for any show.

Shakespeare's Globe

Sam Wanamaker, the visionary American actor and director, founded Shakespeare’s Globe, which opened its doors officially in 1997. Since then, it has continually commemorated Shakespeare’s profound influence on global culture through an innovative approach to theatre. The seating configuration consists of galleries encircling the stage, fostering an intimate connection between audience members and performers, and ensuring mutual visibility throughout the performance.

Seating Capacity: 1,151

Getting there

Address: 21 New Globe Walk, London, SE1 9DT, United Kingdom

Tube: The nearest tube stations are London Bridge, Blackfriars, Cannon Street and Waterloo.

Bus: 45,63,100, 11, 15, 17, 26, 76, 344, 381, 344

Facilities & accessibility

Available facilities: In-house bar and restaurant, Toilets, Baby changing facilities, Gift shop, Tours

Accessibility: Assisted performances, Accessible toilets, Assistance dogs allowed, Wheelchair spaces available, Hearing aids, Quiet spaces.

Additional information

Security: For your comfort and security, all audience members will be subject to security checks upon arrival at the Shakespeare's Globe.

Dress code: Smart and casual wear or semi-formal are recommended. Keep in mind, that most London theatres are air-conditioned throughout the year and can get a bit chilly.

Outside food: Most theatres do not allow outside food inside the theatres but most of them also have a café or restaurant inside the premises or nearby.

Tickets redemption

  • E-tickets will be provided when you check in online.
  • You will receive an email confirmation with your Richard III voucher instantly.
  • Please display the same on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID. No need to take a printout.

Cancellation & refunds

  • Tickets cannot be refunded, amended or rescheduled.

Ratings & reviews

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Frequently asked questions about Richard III

How much do the Richard III tickets cost?

The cost of the Richard III tickets starts from £14.03 and will vary depending on the type of seats you choose.

What is the opening date for Richard III?

Richard III opens on 9 May 2024 at Shakespeare's Globe.

Where is Richard III playing in London?

Richard III is playing at Shakespeare's Globe in London and opens on 9 May 2024.

What is Richard III about?

Richard III is about the ruthless and cunning Richard III who uses his wicked deeds to claw his way to political power at any cost.

Who are the main stars of Richard III?

The main star of Richard III is Michelle Terry starring as Richard Duke of Gloucester .