Lee Daley takes listeners on an informative journey to London’s Globe Theatre, which was made famous by William Shakespeare and his company, Lord Chamberlain's Men. She visits with Kitty Grimes, an actress and docent at Shakespeare’s Globe. Grimes has a silvery, dramatic voice, and her knowledge is extensive. The original theater was built in 1599 and burned down in 1613. A second building opened on 1614, and then closed in 1642. The current Globe, opened in 1995, is an exact replica that is located 750 feet from the original site.
In London England, an exact replica of the 17th century William Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre opened in 1995. Audio journalist, Lee Daley is exploring the Globe Theatre with actress and docent, Kitty Grimes. Ms Grimes tells us how the new Globe Theatre began while we walk through the scrim and into a Shakespeare past.
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