£10 (£8 FoSG/Student)
Nancy Knowles Lecture Theatre, Shakespeare's Globe
Please note John Wolfson's Perspective will take place in the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse.
+44 (0)20 7401 9919
Monday - Saturday
10.00am - 6.00pm
10.00am - 5.00pm
21 New Globe Walk,
London SE1 9DT
Please note, late comers may not be admitted.
These platform discussions provide a unique insight into the seasons new writes.
Saturday 16 August
Holy Warriors is a kaleidoscopic tale of holy war and revenge in the struggle for Jerusalem, taking in over two millennia of bloody conflict. Writer David Eldridge discusses his experience of writing for the Globe Theatre and the influences behind Holy Warriors.
Saturday 27 Septemeber
A brutal telling of the colonisation of the remote island of Pitcairn by Fletcher Christian and the Bounty mutineers Pitcairn vividly explores the conflict between personal freedoms and public responsibilities. Richard Bean talks about his sources and reasons for writing the play.
DOCTOR SCROGGY'S WAR
Friday 3 October
Howard Brenton’s epic new play is a hilarious and moving sideways look at the First World War, a hundred years after its onset. Howard Brenton discusses his experiences of writing for this unique theatre space and the opportunities it offers.