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Published .
Written in English

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  • Globe Theatre.

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StatementTiffany Stern.
The Physical Object
Paginationp. 122-127 ;
Number of Pages127
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17068012M

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Dec 19,  · The name of the Globe supposedly alludes to the Latin tag totus mundus agit histrionem, in turn derived from quod fere totus mundus exerceat histrionem—"because all the world is a playground"—from Petronius, [42] which had wide circulation in England in the Burbages' time. Totus Mundus Agit Histrionem mistyzeo. I hardly ever had plans, unless they were to drink myself into trouble and gamble my way out of it again. I didn't admit that to him. I hadn't any business going to the theatre—I doubted I had anything suitable to wear—but something about the possibility thrilled me. It was such a luxury; I'd. When it was founded in Shakespeare's own theatre, The Globe, may have used the motto Totus mundus agit histrionem (All the world plays the actor), the . And let me say, Richard II was probably the best production of the play I've EVER seen, I was almost in tears. As for the 'regular' season, I have tickets for Richard III and Twelth Night, and I'll soon book tickets for Henry V. Did anyone manage to go to any Globe to Globe production, or to watch it from overseas?