How long is Twelfth Night at the Globe?

How long is the Twelfth Night?

2 hours and 55 minutes

Run time: 2 hours and 55 minutes, including one 20-minute intermission.

How long is Twelfth Night pages?

Most editions of the William Shakespeare play Twelfth Night run between pages; however, there are hundreds of different editions of Twelft…

How long did the Globe theatre last?

In 1613, during a performance of Shakespeare’s Henry VIII (co-written with Fletcher), a mis-fired prop canon caused the thatch roof to catch fire. The entire theatre burnt down within two hours, according to eyewitness reports (miraculously, no one was killed).

What time period is Twelfth Night set?

Twelfth Night is set in in Illyria, a real place from classical antiquity, that existed as far back as the tenth century B.C.E. During Shakespeare’s time, the area, off the Adriatic Sea, was controlled by the Venetian republic. Today, Illyria makes up modern-day Croatia.

Is 12th night the 5th or 6th of January?

The Church of England celebrates Twelfth Night on 5th January, and the season of Epiphany from 6th January to 2nd February. However, some mark 6th January as Twelfth Night, counting the 12 days after Christmas Day, which is where the confusion stems from.

What is the longest Shakespeare play?


The longest play is Hamlet, which is the only Shakespeare play with more than thirty thousand words, and the shortest is The Comedy of Errors, which is the only play with fewer than fifteen thousand words. Shakespeare’s 37 plays have an average word count of 22.6 thousand words per play.

Is Twelfth Night worth reading?

Overall a really great read. One of Shakespeare’s classics.