Shakespeare’s Globe

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Theater + Private Tour

From April to October, open-air productions are staged in this authentic oak-and-thatch replica of an Elizabethan theater. In the chilly, winter months see a performance at the smaller 340-seat Jacobean style indoor theater, named after the American actor Sam Wanamaker who painstaking championed re-creating Shakespeare’s Globe. Indoors here it’s a place of festive productions often illuminated by candlelight. Think Aidan Gillen reading Joyce’s “The Dead.” There’s a 40-minute group tour of the Globe all-year round—book your own for a private viewing. (Private tours, from $235)

Shakespeare’s Globe
21 New Globe Walk London, England
44-20/7902-1400

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