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Shakespeare's Globe

Winter's Tales

21, 22, 28, 29 December, 4 & 5 January


Anton Chekhov
Katherine Mansfield
D H Lawrence
James Joyce
F Scott Fitzgerald
Daphne du Maurier


Penelope Wilton

More to be announced.

  • Theatre/2014/SWP/Winter's Tales/CG

Cosy up in our candlelit Playhouse this Christmas and New Year for classic stories told by some of our finest actors, paired with beautiful and atmospheric live music accompaniment. 

‘This candlelit venue offers extraordinary opportunities for dramatic intimacy’
The Times

Sunday 21 December, 2.30pm
Anton Chekhov’s short stories featuring The Lady with the Little Dog
Performed by Penelope Wilton

Monday 22 December, 7.30pm
Katherine Mansfield’s short stories featuring The Garden Party

Sunday 28 December, 2.30pm
D H Lawrence’s short stories featuring Odour of Chrysanthemums

Monday 29 December, 7.30pm
James Joyce’s short stories featuring The Dead

Sunday 4 January, 2.30pm
F Scott Fitzgerald’s short stories featuring The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

Monday 5 January, 7.30pm
Daphne du Maurier’s short stories featuring The Birds

Other titles and performers to be announced.

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