Shakespeare shows in London: Productions and Bard inspired shows to watch
One of England’s most-known playwrights, William Shakespeare’s works continue to be performed over 400 years after his death. Attracting audiences from around the world, his texts have been performed countless times across West End theatres. If you’re a Shakespeare aficionado or you just want to see the Bard’s work come to life while you’re in England, there’s always a Shakespeare play running in London. Take a look at which Shakespeare shows in London are currently running or coming soon with our guide of Shakespeare productions.
Shakespeare stories come alive in London
The ending of the Shakespeare tale Romeo and Juliet is revamped in & Juliet, with Juliet being the lead character in this musical sequel. Asking what would happen if Juliet had never taken her own life, audiences can see Juliet on an adventure through Paris. With a soundtrack featuring songs by the Backstreet Boys and Britney Spears, it’s a whirlwind Shakespeare story that you won’t want to miss.
Shakespeare’s Globe Tour
If you want to immerse yourself in Shakespearean culture while in London, why not go on a tour of the Globe Theatre? Open all year round, go behind the scenes at this historic theatre and learn all about the venue, London and William Shakespeare at an iconic location in British Theatre. Perfect for Shakespeare lovers and those who just want to a little bit about the Bard, bring your Shakespearean-inspired trip to life and celebrate the renowned playwright’s legacy with a visit to the Globe Theatre.