Home/Listening/



listeningLISTENING



Shakespeare's Globe Video Quiz


Shakespeare's Globe Video Quiz

The Globe Theater was a theater in London associated with William Shakespeare. It was built by Shakespeare's playing company, the Lord Chamberlain's Men, and was destroyed by fire on 29 June 1613. A second Globe Theater was built on the same site by June 1614 and closed in 1642.

A modern reconstruction of the Globe, named "Shakespeare's Globe", opened in 1997 approximately 750 feet (230 m) from the site of the original theater

Listen and do the quiz.

Comprehension:

  1. The Globe Theater was built in the 14th century
    a. True
    b. False
  2. There were other theaters at the time
    a. True
    b. False
  3. There were performances every night.
    a. True
    b. False
  4. The Globe Theater doesn't operate nowadays
    a. True
    b. False