• Born year: 1530
  • Born in: n.a.
  • Death date: 1597-02-02
  • Death in: Shoreditch
James Burbage

James Burbage (1530–35 – 2 February 1597) was an English actor, theatre impresario, joiner, and theatre builder in the English Renaissance theatre. He built The Theatre, the first permanent dedicated theatre built in England since Roman times.