The Troublesome Reign of James Burbage — Part 2

Why did James Burbage’s partnership with his brother-in-law, John Brayne, cause him such turmoil and heartache?

As we saw in the first part of this story, in building London’s first purpose-built playhouse, The Theatre, James Burbage entered into a disastrous partnership with his brother-in-law, John Brayne, which would entangle Burbage in legal and financial disputes and even lead…

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Pauline Montagna

Pauline Montagna

Writer and Self-Publisher. Author of The Slave, Suburban Terrors and Not Wisely but Too Well. You’ll find my books on Smashwords and me on Facebook and Twitter.