Monday, April 26, 2010
The globe theater
The globe theaters was one of four major theaters in the area. Along with the Swan, the Rose, and the Hope theaters.
The open-air, octagonal amphitheater was very tall it was three stories high and could hold up to 3,000 people.
In 1613, the original Globe Theater burned to the ground when a cannon shot during a performance of Henry VIII.
The Globe Theater was a very big and important building.