Shakespeare’s Globe launches behind the scenes podcast
Shakespeare’s Globe is launching a podcast that will take listeners behind the scenes and into rehearsal rooms.
Hosted by artistic director Michelle Terry, producer Imogen Greenberg and Farah Karim-Cooper, head of higher education and research, the episodes of Such Stuff will be released fortnightly.
The Globe said the podcasts would cover the themes of the venue’s work, and will ask questions about “programming, gender, race, social justice and their relationship to Shakespeare”.
The first episode is called The Missing Women, and goes behind the scenes of new play Emilia, by Morgan Lloyd Malcolm. It looks at why it is important to reclaim “untold stories of women from history”.
Other episodes will cover topics such as refugees and gender swapping in theatre.
We need your help…
When you subscribe to The Stage, you’re investing in our journalism. And our journalism is invested in supporting theatre and the performing arts.
The Stage is a family business, operated by the same family since we were founded in 1880. We do not receive government funding. We are not owned by a large corporation. Our editorial is not dictated by ticket sales.
We are fully independent, but this means we rely on revenue from readers to survive.
Help us continue to report on great work across the UK, champion new talent and keep up our investigative journalism that holds the powerful to account. Your subscription helps ensure our journalism can continue.