The Globe

Date of Award


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Theatre Arts

First Reader

Dr. Gilbert Morris


The Globe Theater--common word to many, even those who have just heard of Shakespeare--is gone forever. Where? Perhaps, for firewood, for the building of other houses, and removed again for another home. If wood could only talk, what fascinating stories we would have. The building is gone--and we wish that there was some sort of historical record. Therefore, reconstruction is the answer; the interesting phase in this exercise is that the truth could never be known. Where the historical records end, the imagination begins.



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