burbage : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n English actor who was the first to play the leading role in several of Shakespeare's tragedies (1567-1619)
- Simon Russell Beale in Times Online
Well, perhaps Olivier, in his private moments in bed, thought that he was in a direct line from Burbage,Russell Beale says. "But I think young actors are already too scared of Shakespeare. Of course these plays are difficult to do. But so...