Plaque: Shakespeare - The Theatre
William Shakespeare acted at The Theatre, built by James Burbage. Plays by Shakespeare were performed here.
London Borough of Hackney
It is thought that Shakespeare lived in Norton Folgate, close to here.
Site: The Theatre & Shakespeare (2 memorials)
EC2, Curtain Road, 86-90
February 2013: planning permission is granted to build a theatre on this site.