25th Gdańsk Shakespeare Festival Programme

The jubilee 25th edition of the Shakespeare Festival in Gdańsk will be held on July 30 – August 8, 2021. We will see performances from: Portugal, Italy, Lithuania, Belgium and Poland. The organizers of the Shakespeare Festival are the Gdańsk Shakespeare Theater and the Theatrum Gedanense Foundation. This is a special edition, not only because of a quarter Read More

8th Shakespeare Festival in Serbia 2nd-6th July 2021

8th Shakespeare Festival in the beautiful ambience of Villa Stanković will come to life again. The tragedy of Hamlet „by the famous Peter Brook, performed by the French troupe Des Lumières et des Ombres, will open the 8th Shakespeare Festival at Villa Stanković in Čortanovci on July 2. The next day, the National Theater of Bitola will perform Read More

York International Shakespeare Festival May 25 – June 6

We’re delighted to announce an exciting and wide-ranging programme for the 2021 edition of the York International Shakespeare Festival – which is our fourth festival. Covid, Brexit and all the issues around travel and funding, mean that this won’t be the usual YorkShakes experience. Festivals and Theatre are facing tricky times. So, for this ‘no-budget’ celebration Read More

Shakespeare Festival in Neuss 16.06-02.07 2021

This year Shakespeare at the Globe will take place out of doors: a total of 21 events will be on offer between 16 June and 2 July in the Shakespeare Garden. Nine troupes of travelling players from Austria, England, Turkey and of course Germany are expected, plus the irreplaceable Patrick Spottiswoode with his lectures on the Read More

Professor Jerzy Limon 1950-2021

With deep sadness and feeling of great loss, we announce that on March 3, 2021, the Director of the Gdańsk Shakespeare Theater, Professor Jerzy Limon, passed away. No words can describe the emptiness we have in our hearts. Time has stopped. „The word that could not be missing from my biography is … persistence” – he once Read More

24th Gdańsk Shakespeare Festival

20-28th November 2020 The 24th edition of Gdansk Shakespeare Festival See the PROGRAMME of 24th GDANSK SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL 2020 Additional events: 20 November at 19.00 – the Festival Opening by Professor Jerzy Limon, Artistic Director 28 November at 17.00, ShakespeareOFF – verdict announcement – Audience award and „Shaking the Walls” award. Additional event presented as a part Read More

7th Shakespeare Festival in Indija ,Serbia

International theatre festival, one of a kind in this part of Europe, presents contemporary productions of William Shakespeare’s plays. It is held annually, in the beautiful setting of a castle on the Danube bank in Čortanovci (a village in Serbia in the Municipality of Indjija, the Province of Vojvodina) – in Villa Stanković, one of the most picturesque Read More


Forced Entertainment Complete Works: Table Top Shakespeare At Home

Shakespeare Festival at the Globe Neuss presents as partner of Forced Entertainment Complete Works: Table Top Shakespeare: At Home A salt and pepper pot for the king and queen. A vase for the prince. A matchbox for the servant. A toilet roll tube for the Innkeeper. A water bottle for the messenger. A kitchen table for a stage. In this ‘At Home’ Read More

Summer Shakespeare Festival in Ostrava 2020!

We are glad to announce that this year edition of Summer Shakespeare Festival in Ostrava will be held on 24th July- 12th August. This year, the varied program will begin with ” The Winter Tale” traditionally performed at the Silesian-Ostrava Castle. Viewers can especially look forward to „Hamlet” – the production of Prague colleagues, starring Hynek Čermák and Read More

Shakespeare ON//line by Gdańsk Shakespeare Theatre

ShakespeareOn//line is  a  project dedicated to the  greatest playwright of all time, its results are presented at on.teatrszekspirowski.pl platform. Currently, when the tendency is to simplify messages or even reduce them to a single line (when the whole play can be presented in several emoticons) this project aims to develop knowledge about the work and life  of William Shakespeare. The Read More

Craiova International Shakespeare Festival-home edition

International Shakespeare Festival, home edition The 12th International Shakespeare Festival, that had been scheduled to take place, in its classic form,April 23rd – May 3rd 2020,  has been cancelled because of the Covid-19 pandemic, and re-scheduled for 2021. Craiova National Theatre has created the online edition of this festival, on https://www.facebook.com/shakespearefestivalcraiova Facebook page, where a series of Read More

Yerevan Shakespeare International Theater Festival 2019

The Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport of the Republic of Armenia Yerevan Shakespeare International Theater Festival 1-5 November November 1 14:00 Press Meeting (‘ArmenPress news agency’) 16:00 “Shakespeare’s spirits” / Theatre Academy in Warsaw (Poland) / student theater 17:00 Opening of the festival / student theater 19:00 Fest Club November 2 14:00 “Shakespearean Read More