The Quiz: Shakespeare was part-owner of what London theater?
The Old Vic
Explanation : One of London’s most famous cultural institutions, the Globe Theatre staged the plays of William Shakespeare starting in 1599. Shakespeare purchased a 12.5% stake in the Globe, which subsequently became the home base for his acting troupe, Lord Chamberlain’s Men. Though the original burned down in 1613, a replica was completed in 1997 next to the River Thames.
Correct Answer: The Globe