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Shakespeare's Globe

A world-renowned theatre, education centre, and cultural landmark, located on the bank of the River Thames in London, UK. We are always open online, providing Shakespeare for all through digital events and resources.

HELP SUPPORT OUR BELOVED THEATRE.

With so many of our activities still on hold, we need you more than ever to help secure our future.

Please donate any amount, small or large, or join our community as a Member.

WHAT'S ON

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DISCOVER OUR THEATRES

Our theatres might be temporarily closed physically… but they are always open online! Explore our spaces digitally, through fun facts, articles, our virtual tour and more.

GLOBE PLAYER

Buy or rent films of full-length productions that took place at Shakespeare’s Globe from 2007. Over 130 films make up our video-on-demand collection of Shakespeare plays on Globe Player.

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Romeo and Juliet (2019)

Our 90 minute production of Romeo and Juliet created especially for young people will be available to watch online for free, until 31 March 2021. There is an audio described version and a free online learning resources area to access online too.

WATCH ON YOUTUBE

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Macbeth (2020)

Our 2020 production of Macbeth is now being streamed as a video exclusively for teachers – it is available to watch until 23 July 2021. To get access, fill out the form and you will be sent a private link for you and your students.

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SHOP GIFTS FOR MOTHER'S DAY

A collection of Mothers Day gifts from the shop, including a card, baubles and two brooches

Treat thy Mother on 14 March with our fantastic selection of gifts available in our online shop.

Browse clothing, bags, gifts, jewellery, posters, books, DVDs, homeware and more.

Every purchase supports the work of Shakespeare’s Globe.

TREAT THY MOTHER

 

FOR TEACHERS

HIGHER EDUCATION

We are currently running options for higher education institutions and students online. Our multi-modal package of high quality resources consists of curated live sessions and selected pre-recorded material, all delivered by our scholars, faculty and artists.

Explore higher education online or find out more about our MA in Shakespeare Studies.

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