Shakespeare for
Every Day of the Year 'LIVE'

18 July 2021

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We accept all major credit and debit cards. Tickets will be e-mailed to you except those benefiting from certain discounts which will be held for collection at the box office.

      Sunday 18 July 2021
      Gates 6.15pm | Performance 7.45pm

      Tickets: £26.80*


      A line-up of celebrated actors join author Allie Esiri to bring to life her best-selling anthology Shakespeare for Every Day of the Year, in what promises to be a remarkable evening, perfect for friends and family.


      Who was William Shakespeare? Why does he still speak to us today? How come he speaks about Climate Change? Did he really leave his wife his second-best bed? All this and more will be revealed as we journey through the life and work of our greatest writer,

      † Artists to be confirmed in due course.
      * ticket price includes a £1.80 per ticket booking fee. No booking fee when booked in person at the box office.

      Running time: 1 hour 40 minutes (including interval)

      Take a look at our dining and drinks packages, including The Grill and Gin Experience for Two.

      Daily Telegraph on A Poem for Every Day of the Year at the National Theatre.

      "Esiri’s happy band proves poetry is alive and kicking…Auden once wrote poetry makes nothing happen. Esiri seems determined to prove this wrong.”

      Hay Festival Audience Member

      "Shakespeare for Every Day of the Year is uplifting, hilarious and heart-breaking. Never seen such poignant performances before."

      Bridge TheatreAudience member, Women Poets Through the Ages.

      "Probably the most inspiring and magical evening of my life."

      Alexandra Shulman

      "It makes Shakespeare so personal."