the people with the power didn’t like the theatre, they were very puritanical and quite suspicious of theatre, I would say. And so in Shakespeare’s later life theatre in London was banned. And so there were 4 theatres stylistically similar to the Globe within 200 metres of where we are. what is permanent is the blue background
decoration and the decorations in the theaters were largely based on Greek
mythology so heaven, earth and hell Theatrically, firing a canon is fantastic. In reality, it’s a bit of a disaster waiting to happen that is indeed what happened. They fired the canon. Big explosion. And that started the fire which destroyed the theatre. You are a young woman in love with Romeo Now Romeo, you see this beautiful woman….