Dominic Dromgoole on massive plans for the Globe

21st January 2011



The artistic director of Shakespeare’s Globe talks about his plans for a multi-lingual festival of Shakespeare’s complete works, to coincide with the run-up to the 2012 Olympics; he also describes the major new project to construct an indoor Jacobean theatre alongside the Globe and outlines the vision behind the 2011 season The Word Is God. Dominic Cavendish quizzes.

The RSC have been steadily copying what the Globe does for the last 10 or 15 years and then claiming it is something brand new.