London's Globe Theater Ups Security Ahead of Israeli Performances

Pro-Palestinian activists are planning to disrupt the London performances of Shakespeare's Merchant of Venice by Israel's Habima Theater.

The Globe Theater in London has published a unprecedented set of security and order rules which will be in effect during the two performances of Habima at the theater next week. Pro-Palestinian activists who tried to pressure the Globe to cancel its invitation to Israel's national theater, are planning to disrupt the performances of Shakespeare's Merchant of Venice.