22nd International Shakespeare Festivan in Gdańsk- programme !

  22nd Gdańsk Shakespeare Festival 27 July – 5 August 2018   Performances, concerts, workshops, meetings with artists, seminars OFF stage: monodramas, street theatre, performances, happenings The Gdansk Shakespeare Festival is one of the biggest international events which, thanks to the Gdansk Shakespeare Theatre and Theatrum Gedanense Foundation, every year hosts the best Shakespeare productions and Read More

5th Shakespeare Festival in Serbia- Programme

5th Shakespeare Festival in Serbia 28th June-3rd July For the fifth year in a row Villa Stanković becomes The Globe Theatre and the Danube turns into the river Thames. Guests from India, China, Germany, the USA, Iran, Finland, Belgium, Great Britain, Belarus, Turkey, Spain, Greece , France and many other counties from around the world, come to us Read More

International Shakespeare Festival in Gyuila- Programme

   International Shakespeare Festival in Gyuila 9th June-15th July 2018 Since 2005 Gyula Castle Theatre has been organising the international Shakespeare Festival. The one week long Shakespeare Festival is part of the six-week all-arts festival program of Gyula Castle Theatre as an individual festival. In the last nearly 15 years the international Shakespeare Festival has Read More


SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL In the Globe Neuss-Programme!

SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL In the Globe Neuss, Germany 7 June – 7 July 2018   As you like it!  The 28th Shakespeare festival in the Globe, Neuss, running from 7th June to 7th July, offers an exciting cross-section of what is on offer on the international scene: fourteen productions from England, Austria, Spain, Poland and the USA, Read More

11th International Shakespeare Festival in Craiova-programme

Over 25 performances, presented by theater companies coming from 13 countries, will be part of this year’s edition of the International Shakespeare Festival. The festival takes place between April 23 and May 6 in Craiova, in southern Romania, under the headline The Shakespeare Planet. Some of the productions in the festival will also be presented in Read More

The first Shakespeare Festival in Turkey

We are happy to inform all Shakespeare lovers around the globe  about new Festival on the map.   Turkey welcomes the Bard of All Time. You are warmly invited to the first Shakespeare Festival in Turkey from 20-30 April 2018 organised by the English Language and Literature Department at SDU in Isparta. All the world’s a stage, and we hope you Read More


Shakespeare Festival in Kronborg Castle 1-17th August

SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL – Open-air theatre – Kronborg Castle Every year in August HamletScenen presents the Shakespeare Festival, with plenty of open-air theatre, at Kronborg Castle in Helsingør. The Shakespeare Festival is a celebration of William Shakespeare’s works and original open-air theatre, and is a meeting place for Shakespeare enthusiasts and other inquisitive visitors from all over the Read More

ESFN members meeting during Shake Nice!

  On 10th-11th February European Shakespeare Festivals Network members arrived to Shake Nice festival , which, except from opportunity to see programme, was also an excellent moment for members meeting.   Joanna Sniezko -ESFN Executive Director- welcomed everyone to the meeting and thanked Irina Brook, Tess Tracy and the TNN team for their invitation . Irina Brook  introduced Read More


Gdańsk Shakespeare Festival with EFFE Award!

EFFE – Europe for Festivals, Festivals for Europe – is the European Festivals Association’s mark of recognition for Europe’s most exciting arts festivals Respected festival representatives from across Europe gathered in Brussels on 18 September for the Arts Festivals Salon and announcement of the 2017 EFFE Awards. EFFE is the scheme for the recognition of Read More

Gdańsk Shakespeare Festival running for EFFE Award!

We are  proud to announce that Festiwal Szekspirowski w Gdańsku /Gdańsk Shakespeare Festival is 1 of 26 festivals which have been highlighted from amongst the 715 EFFE Labelled Festivals by the EFFE International Jury for their exceptional quality, work, commitment and impact within their contexts and territories. These 26 festivals are in the run for the EFFE Award handed Read More

4th Itaka Shakespeare Festival in Serbia- programme

4th SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL 2017 4 ŠEKSPIR FESTIVAL 30th june – 4th july 2017. In his letter to the last year’s Shakespeare Festival, Peter Brook, one of the greatest directors of the 20th century, wrote: “Shakespeare is a phenomenon, like the Sun and the Moon … his plays can speak directly to people of every race and every level, Read More