The Tempest

The Tempest

Shakespeare's Globe, London

Classic Shakespeare performed at the open-air Globe Theatre

Inspired by Elizabethan reports of the West indies in the 16th Century and imbued with a spirit of magic and superstition, The Tempest is William Shakespeare’s tumultuous play of betrayal, love and forgiveness.

The Tempest is booking from 11 June 2021 until 29 August 2021 at Shakespeare’s Globe, London.

What’s the Story?

Set on a remote and mysterious desert island, a banished father must relinquish control and release his daughter in order for her, and for him, to grow, love and understand this brave new world.

With enchantments and treachery at every turn, will anyone ever escape?

Who’s in it? The Tempest Cast

The cast features Stephenson Ardern-Sodje, Tom Chapman, Anna Crichlow, Mark Desebrock, Emma Ernest, Colm Gormley, Sara Lessore and Katy Secombe.

Creative Team

Directed by Brendan O’Hea with associate director Vanessa-Faye Stanley, set and costume by Andrew Edwards and choreography by Siân Williams.

Reviews

Reviews for The Tempest coming soon.

Important Notes

Running time: tbc

When attending a performance at one of the Globe's theatres, you will be asked to arrive and queue at either the main foyer on New Globe Walk or the Groundling Gates on Bankside (opposite the river) at a specified time slot.

Instructions for where you should go and your time slot will be on your e-tickets and sent to you in a pre-visit email. On arrival you will be asked to do a temperature check before entering the building.

The venue is contactless. When you arrive, show your booking reference on a device. The Globe will only accept contactless payments, including Apple Pay. Cash not accepted.

Those over the age of 11 must wear a face covering for the duration of their visit to the Globe Theatre, unless they are exempt.

The Globe encourages a 1.5m social distance between people at all times – this will be enforced by staff and by visible floor markers.

Please follow any one-way or other directional signage that the Globe has put in place for your safety.

The Globe has hand sanitiser stations located across the site. There will also be enhanced cleaning, including toilets

Cloakroom facilities have been suspended and bag size restrictions (maximum size 40cm x 35cm x 19cm) are in place.


Venue Information

Shakespeare's Globe, 21 New Globe Walk, London, SE1 9DT
Nearest Tube or Train: London Bridge (Jubilee line, Northern line)
Nearest Buses: 45, 63, 100, 15, 17, 11, 15, 17, 23, 26, 76, 381 , RV1, 344

Directions:
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Ticket Information

Official West End Theatre tickets for The Tempest at the Shakespeare's Globe, London

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