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John Brayne

Overview page. Subjects: Theatre — Shakespeare Studies and Criticism.

(d. before 10 August 1586),

co-builder with his brother-in-law James Burbage of the Red Lion (1567) and the Theatre (1576).

Gabriel Egan

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Brayne, John (c. 1541–1586), grocer and financier

Herbert Berry.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Banking; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 1485 words.

Brayne, John (c. 1541–1586), grocer and financier, was the eldest child of Thomas Brayne (d. 1562), a tailor (nominally a girdler), and his wife, Alice Barlow (d. 1566), of the parish of St...

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Brayne, John (d. 1654), clergyman and Seeker

Bernard Capp.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christian Churches and Denominations; Christian Institutions and Organizations; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 799 words.

Brayne, John (d. 1654), clergyman and Seeker, was settled by parliament as minister of St John's, in the Soke, Winchester, from the late 1640s until his death. His fame rests on the flurry...

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John Brayne

Overview page. Subjects: Theatre — Shakespeare Studies and Criticism.

(d. before 10 August 1586),

co-builder with his brother-in-law James Burbage of the Red Lion (1567) and the Theatre (1576).

Gabriel Egan

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Brayne, John (d.1586)

Martin Wiggins.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Theatre and Performance

January 2003; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 50 words.

(d.1586)

English playhouse owner and entrepreneur. In 1567 he built the Red Lion amphitheatre, the first permanent,

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Brayne-Baker, John

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 85 words.

CMG 1957

Born 13 Aug. 1905; s of Francis Brayne-Baker and Dorothea Mary Brayne-Baker (née Porcher); m 1947, Ruth Hancock; no c; died 10 Jan. 1997...

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Brayne, John (10 August 1586)

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 24 words.

co-builder with his brother-in-law James Burbage of the Red Lion (1567) and the Theatre (1576).

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Brayne, John (10 August 1586)

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2015; p ublished online October 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 25 words.

co-builder with his brother-in-law James Burbage of the Red Lion (1567) and the Theatre (1576).

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Brayne, Margaret (d. 1593)

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 3 words.

See Brayne, John

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Red Lion Playhouse

Edited by Dinah Birch and Katy Hooper.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 49 words.

London's first playhouse, built in the garden of a farm in Stepney by John Brayne (c.1541–1586), brother-in-law of ...

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Red Lion Playhouse

Edited by Dinah Birch.

in The Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 76 words.

London's first playhouse, built in the garden of a farm in Stepney by John Brayne (c.1541–1586), brother-in-law of ...

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Red Lion

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 162 words.

a farm in Stepney in the garden of which John Brayne, James Burbage's brother-in-law, constructed the first playhouse

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Red Lion

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2015; p ublished online October 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 251 words.

It is generally accepted that the first purpose-built Elizabethan playhouse was the Red Lion in Stepney, built by John Brayne,

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MacBrayne, David (bap. 1817, d. 1907), shipowner

Anthony Slaven.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Transport Technology and Trades; Transport. 851 words.

MacBrayne, David (bap. 1817, d. 1907), shipowner, was baptized on 25 December 1817 in the Barony parish of Glasgow, the son of David MacBrayne, registrar of births in the Barony parish, and...

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Red Lion

Overview page. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism.

A farm in Stepney in the garden of which John Brayne, James Burbage's brother-in-law, constructed the first playhouse in 1567. The galleries were a single storey and the stage was ...

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Mapstone, Prof. Sally Louise

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education. 227 words.

DPhil

Born Hillingdon, Middx 1957; d of Thomas John Mapstone and Marjorie Sheila Mapstone (née Jones); m 2003,...

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