Definition of Burbage, Richard in English:

Burbage, Richard

proper noun

  • (c.1567–1619), English actor. He was the creator of most of Shakespeare's great tragic roles — Hamlet, Othello, Lear, and Richard III — and was also associated with the building of the Globe Theatre.

Pronunciation

Burbage, Richard

/ˈbəːbɪdʒ/