Shakespeare in the Garden

date_range 17th August, 2024

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Shakespeare in the open air packed with comedy, romance and tragedy, and full of life.

Do you know your Bottom from your Puck?…How about your Henry from your Hecate?…Shakespeare buff or Bard blagger?

The Globe Players return to The Swallow Theatre with their accessible and fantastical tour through the world of Shakespeare for novice and aficionado alike.

Join us in the garden for this exciting and fun-filled introduction to the world of Shakespeare.

The use of narration and a lively performance style ensures understanding, without having to compromise on the language.

With newly added scenes, and some well-known favourites, this is another chance to enjoy The Globe Players’ highly enjoyable compilation of Shakespeare’s greatest hits.

Praise for The Globe Players:
★★★★★ "Shakespeare as we like it, rich, beautiful and connected." – Remote Goat
★★★★ "Capturing the emotional heart" – The List
"Engaging, funny, interesting and a pleasure to witness. The Shakespearean language was made easy to understand. The Globe Players team were delightful people and extremely talented " – Audience comment
“I would recommend it to people who want to find out more about Shakespeare … the cast created an exciting, lively atmosphere” – Audience comment

Recommended age : suitable for all

Please note: these are open-air performances with unallocated seating. Bring your own chair or rug. We shall have a few benches and seats available if you cannot carry a chair. You are welcome to bring a picnic. If the weather is too wet or windy the performances will be moved indoors. Seating will be unallocated but you can let us know if you will need a step-free seat. Sorry, picnics cannot be taken into the auditorium.

Tickets :
Adult : £15.00
4-16 : £7.50
Under 4 : £3.00
13:00 to 15:00 - Saturday 17th August
17:30 to 19:30 - Saturday 17th August
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The Swallow Theatre
Moss Park