Celebrate ten years of London’s candlelit theatre the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, with a season of intimate and powerful dramas.
This atmospheric theatre is illuminated by over 100 beeswax candles, recreating a Jacobean indoor theatre for which plays like Shakespeare’s Othello and The Duchess of Malfi were written and performed.
Henrik Ibsen’s Ghosts, adapted and directed by Joe Hill-Gibbins (10 November 2023 to 28 January 2024)
William Shakespeare’s Othello, directed by Ola Ince (19 January to 13 April 2023)
The Duchess of Malfi
John Webster’s The Duchess of Malfi, directed by Rachel Bagshaw (17 February to 14 April 2024)
Hansel and Gretel
Also, this Christmas the Globe Theatre will be transformed for a beautifully epic new version of The Brothers Grimm’s fairy tale Hansel and Gretel (8 December 2023 to 7 January 2023) by Poet Laureate Simon Armitage, directed by Nick Bagnall.