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Richard Burbage

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March 16 - Richard Burbage, actor and friend of Shakespeare

Tudor History with Claire Ridgway

On this day in history, 16th March 1619, actor Richard Burbage was buried at St Leonard's Church, Shoreditch. Burbage was a famous actor in the reigns of Queen Elizabeth I and King James I, peforming for royalty and even being in King James' company of players. Burbage was also a good friend of William Shakespeare, and the two men were involved in the building of the famous Globe Theatre. Find out more about Richard Burbage, his life and career, in today's talk from Claire Ridgway, founder of the Tudor Society. You can see this podcast as a video at the following link:https://youtu.be/mTvT72U5My8 Also on this day in Tudor history, 16th March 1589, two Roman Catholic priests, Robert Dalby and John Amias, were executed as traitors at York. Find out more in last year’s video - https://youtu.be/Ai8crhFUUAQ  You can find Claire at:https://www.theanneboleynfiles.comhttps://www.tudorsociety.com https://www.facebook.com/theanneboleynfiles/ https://www.facebook.com/tudorsociety/ https://twitter.com/AnneBoleynFileshttps://twitter.com/thetudorsocietyhttps://www.instagram.com/tudor.society/https://www.instagram.com/anneboleynfiles/


15 Mar 2020

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Bonus Episode - Richard Burbage

The Hamlet Podcast

In this bonus episode, we take pay homage to the life and contribution of the first great Shakespearean actor, Richard Burbage (1567-1619).


18 Mar 2018

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