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Emma Rice pens open letter to new Globe artistic director
The outgoing director has offered up some lessons she has learnt during her tenure at the venue
Tributes paid to director Michael Bogdanov
The director, who founded the English Shakespeare Company in the '80s, has died aged 78
Shakespeare's Globe announces Festival of Independence
The new festival will run in August in the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse and the Globe Theatre
Andrew Scott's Hamlet to transfer to the West End
Robert Icke's production received rave reviews at the Almeida Theatre
New musical in the works from writers behind "Video Killed the Radio Star"
The new work will be influenced by Shakespeare's The Tempest
Mark Rylance to host Shakespeare event at Westminster Abbey
Rylance will team up with the Globe for a celebration on the Bard's birthday
Under 25s offered chance to see Andrew Scott in Hamlet for free
Five performances will be staged exclusively for young people
Julian Glover to star in Julius Caesar
Bristol Old Vic announces the production as part of its new season
Dominic Dromgoole and Nica Burns announce new theatre company
The co-owner of Nimax Theatres is teaming up with the ex-artistic director of Shakespeare's Globe on a new project
World premiere of Jane Austen's Persuasion to open at Manchester Royal Exchange
Manchester's Royal Exchange Theatre reveals programming for spring and summer 2017