Shakespeare in Love is a fictionalised version of the Bard's creation of Romeo and Juliet, imagining his love affair with a young noblewoman. The play has been adapted for the stage by Lee Hall (Billy Elliot) and is directed by Declan Donnellan.

The cast is led by Tom Bateman as Will Shakespeare and Lucy Briggs-Owen as Viola De Lesseps, and also features Anna Carteret and Paul Chahidi.