Read the article about the Globe Theatre.
Choose the best word (A, B or C) for each space.
Visiting the theatre in London 400 years ___ago___ was very different from visiting a modern theatre. The building was round, (1)___ was no roof, and people got cold and wet (2)___ the weather was bad. The queen loved (3)___ to the Globe Theatre, by the River Thames, to see the plays of William Shakespeare. All the actor at that time (4)___ men. The visitors ate, talked to (5)___ friends, walked about during the show, and (6)___ people even threw things at the actors!
Today, it is still possible to visit the Globe Theatre. A new theatre stands in the same place (7)___ the river. You can enjoy a Shakespeare play there or just learn (8)___ life in the seventeenth century.