“Shakespeare’s own play-house” (The Globe) | The Lost City of London

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This is important historical information about William Shakespeare!

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On this day in 1644, “The Globe” was demolished by order of the Puritan City authorities (and the site redeveloped by Sir Matthew Brand or Brend). The play-house had originally been  built in 1599 …

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