The reign of Queen Elizabthan I saw the first popular theatres built in London, putting on plays by great writers such as Marlowe, Shakespeare and Jonson. These sites provide more information about this era.
An archive of articles on sixteenth century theatre.
Detailed listing of people involved with the Early modern theatre.
Details of the annual Conference, at the Shakespeare Institute Stratford where postgraduate students submit work on Shakespeare and his contemporary dramatists. Includes the text of papers delivered.
An examination of attempts by the Puritans and the London Corporation to shut down the theaters, as well as the royal protection which allowed the theaters to thrive.
An overview of Elizabethan Theatre; covers regulation and licensing of plays, objections to playhouses, companies of actors, and composition and ownership of plays.
An index of poems by some of the most important dramatists of the sixteenth century, including William Shakespeare, Torquato Tasso, and Lope de Vega.
Collection of Renaissance and Medieval drama and related works.
Examines the development of the theatres and stages from Medieval drama to Shakespeare's time.
An illustrated lecture on the development of the Elizabethan theatre, covering both playhouses and the dramas performed.
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