Viewing Event Record: The Theatre and Curtain are commonly used for plays

Abstract

A privy council order prohibiting the performance of plays cites the Theatre and Curtain as specific examples of common playing spaces.

Date Event Recorded

Date
From: 23 June 1592 (Source of claim: original)

Date Event Happened

Date
From: 23 June 1592 (Source of claim: original)

Venues

Name
Theatre
Name
Curtain

Event Type

  • performance restraint
  • playhouse context