An image of the proposal for the site of Shakespeare's Curtain Theatre in Shoreditch
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Plans advance for Shoreditch Shakespeare sites

7 February 2013 Last updated at 10:21 GMT

Development plans are advancing for the sites of two Elizabethan theatres in east London in which Shakespeare's early plays were performed.

The archaeological remains of both theatres have been found in just the last five years.

Neil Bowdler reports.