Pop-up Globe’s celebration farewell Auckland season, “The Summer of Love” presented by Anthony Harper, kicks off on the 13th December. 


Headlined by a brand new production of Romeo & Juliet directed by Dr Miles Gregory.  Justly regarded as Shakespeare’s tragic masterpiece, Romeo and Juliet enchants audiences with a spell-binding mix of comedy, love, poetry and – ultimately – tragedy. Balancing the tragic with comedy is a Pop-up Globe specialty. 


Accompanying is a revival of our most popular show ever, Miriama McDowell’s Much Ado About Nothing  an invitation to a joyful and uproarious house party, combining live music, dance and spectacular costumes in a South Pacific setting!


After the overwhelming success, and popular demand for more of Pop-up Globe’s inaugral youth theatre production Two Gentlemen of Verona, from the Winter Festival, this season see’s an expansion to 4 performances of Alls Well That Ends Well.

Back for a limited run of only 6 shows Pop-up Globe will once more be collaborating with The Stage Company to bring a special version of Shakespeare’s classic romantic comedy with The Children’s Midsummer Night’s Dream a 1hr spectacular with brightly coloured costumes, and hilarious characters suitable for all ages.

Closing out the season, Pop-up Globe are extraordinarily excited to be featuring the international debut of the West End smash hit Emilia, by Morgan Lloyd Malcolm.  Was Emilia Bassano the “Dark Lady” of Shakespeare’s sonnets?  A poet and writer in her own right, silenced by History.

Once the season closes, the theatre will Pop-down ready to embark on its overseas adventures.  There can be no extensions. Secure your seats today before the season sells out.


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