Shakespeare"s Globe Playhouse a modern reconstruction in text and scale drawings. Based upon the reconstruction of the Globe by John Cranford Adams, with an introd. by James G. McManaway. by Irwin Smith

Cover of: Shakespeare

Published by C. Scribner in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Southwark, Eng. -- Globe Theatre

Edition Notes

Book details

ContributionsAdams, John Cranford, 1903-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNA6840 G7 S5
The Physical Object
Pagination240p.
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17266395M

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The original theatre was built indestroyed by fire inrebuilt inand then demolished in The modern Globe Theatre is an academic approximation based on available Address: New Globe Walk, London, SE1, United Kingdom. Romeo & Juliet: Introductory Talk.

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Indeaths from the plague led to the closure of theatres. The disease reached the playwright’s house in London, and was to change his professional life, and the whole of drama, for ever. The Globe Theatre was constructed inout of timber taken from the Theatre. It stood next to the Rose, on the south side of the Thames, and was the most elaborate and attractive theatre yet built.

The Globe was designed and constructed for the Chamberlain's Men by Cuthbert Burbage, son of the Theatre's creator, James Burbage. Much Ado About Nothing: Introductory Talk.

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The Globe Theatre was a theatre in London associated with William was built in by Shakespeare's playing company, the Lord Chamberlain's Men, on land owned by Thomas Brend and inherited by his son, Nicholas Brend and grandson Sir Matthew Brend, and was destroyed by fire on 29 June A second Globe Theatre was built on the same site by June and closed by an Address: Maiden Lane (now Park Street).

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Adams, The Globe Playhouse (); J. Orrell, The Quest for Shakespeare's Globe (). The story of the Globe Theatre starts with William Shakespeare 's acting company The Lord Chamberlain's Men. Shakespeare was a part-owner, or sharer, in the company, as well as an actor and the resident playwright.

From its inception inthe Lord Chamberlain's Men performed at The Theatre, a playhouse located in Shoreditch. Shakespeare’s company played at both the Curtain and the Theatre, as well as the Globe.

They also played at Court for Queen Elizabeth I and then later for King James I, as well as touring and (after ) during the winter played at the Blackfriars indoor theatre. Why build playhouses south of the Thames.

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Author: Bridget Minamore. Shakespeare himself was an actor as well as a writer of plays. His plays have become the most famous in the English language. William Shakespeare › Audience.

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