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Burbage's Farewell To Shakespeare at The Queen's House

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Join us in this unique performance of the play Burbage's Farewell in the glorious surroundings of the Great Hall of the Queen's House and on the anniversary of Shakespeare's birth and death. Henry Goodman plays the virtuosic Richard Burbage - William Shakespeare's leading actor, friend, business partner and inspiration. Set on April 23rd 1616, Burbage recalls how he and Shakespeare, subjects in a troubled kingdom, overcame politics, paranoia and plague to become the most favoured players in the land whilst revealing the joys and struggles of working with one of the greatest literary geniuses of all time.

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Queen's House Greenwich

Romney Road
SE10 9NF
+44 (0)20 8312 6565
Public transport:
Rail – Greenwich (zone 2); DLR – Cutty Sark for Maritime Greenwich; By boat – from most Central London piers

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