The Globe Theatre was completed in 1599 in Southwark on the
south bank of the River Thames as a replacement for an earlier
arena called “The Theatre”, which had been built in Shoreditch
outside the city walls by James Burbage in …
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Richmond, Hugh Macrae. "Globe Theatre built in London". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 07 May 2008
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