All Question On One Page false false The modern Globe Theatre is in the same place as the original Globe Theatre. 2 The original Globe was built in the late 16th century. 1 Shakespeare worked for the owners of the Globe. 2 The original Globe was destroyed in a fire in 1630. 2 The fire started during a performance of Hamlet. 2 In Shakespeare's time, female characters were played by men and boys. 1 https://339efcb25eb75e967b0d-ff8eeadd950d51fd1fc939dca75b3973.ssl.cf1.rackcdn.com/assets_green.swf