Producer Tom Bird on the Globe’s incredible globe-trotting Hamlet

11th March 2016

Tom Bird by Bronwen Sharp
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SHAKESPEARE: TOM BIRD. Heather Neill talks to Bird, executive producer at Shakespeare’s Globe, about the two-year world tour of Hamlet, directed by Dominic Dromgoole and Bill Buckhurst. Recorded at the Globe’s Sackler building on March 9th, 2016. It completes its journey, “180,000 miles, 196 countries” on 23-24 April, back in London


“In Kiev, 15 minutes before the show sniffer dogs started walking over the stage – and [President] Poroshenko walked in.”