A flavour of the 2016 Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre on tour at Chilham Castle

Shakespeare's Globe at Chilham Castle

Brendan O’Hea will direct the tour of eight actors with The Merchant of Venice, The Taming of the Shrew and Twelfth Night. The three plays will open at the Globe and then start the tour at Chilham Castle before setting out on summer tour across the UK and Europe.

 The Merchant of Venice will be the first performance in the grounds of Chilham Castle followed by Twelfth Night as a matinee on Saturday and then The Taming of the Shrew on the Saturday evening.

On Sunday the audience will have the chance to vote for their choice of play for the matinee, mimicking a tradition from Shakespeare’s day.

The running time will be approx 2 hours plus an interval.

 

Programme of events for The Globe's visit to Chilham Castle

25th – 27th May 2018

 

Friday 25 May 

7pm: Globe performance of The Merchant of Venice

 

Saturday 26 May

2pm: Globe performance of Twelfth Night

7pm: Globe performance of The Taming of the Shrew

 

Sunday 27 May 

1pm: Globe performance - Voters Choice
Options: The Merchant of Venice / Twelfth Night / The Taming of the Shrew

6pm: Twelfth Night

 

 

 

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