UK – London – Shakespeares Globe

Original Globe: 1599 – 1644

The history of the original Globe:

Rebuilt Globe – Dates: June 1997 – present

Official website:

The story of the rebuilt Globe:

October 2016: Modern sound & lighting technology has been heavily used to create wonderful atmospheres during the tenure of Emma Rice (formerly of Kneehigh) as Artistic Director.
The Globe have decided to move back to the use of ‘shared light’ when she leaves her post in 2018.

See also Sam Wanamaker Playhouse


Tour of the Globe



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