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The rebuilding of the Globe theater on London's Bankside, a few yards from the site of the playhouse (1599-1613) in which many of Shakespeare's plays were first performed, must rank as one of the most imaginative enterprises of recent decades. The realization of the vision of Sam Wanamaker and his architect Theo Crosby, it has aroused intense interest among scholars and th ...more
Paperback, 212 pages
Published February 6th 2009 by Cambridge University Press (first published June 12th 1997)
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Jul 26, 2013 Larry rated it really liked it
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This is a must have for anyone who is interested in Shakespeare and his time. I have seen on DVD (alas not in person) productions from the new Globe and its wonderful. The first chapter asks a question that set me back awhile and forced me to out the book away for a bit. The authors set the scene/location of the original theatre district with his horrendous pits of animal cruelty cheek to jowl next to the original Globe. Audiences could go from viewing barbaric acts with nary a blink of an eye a ...more
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