Even in an era when popular entertainment included public executions and cock-
Learn about the history and lives of people during the
Apr 28, 2012
Acting was not a highly paid or highly respected profession. Actors were seen as vagrant troublemakers who promoted hard living and sin. In the 16th century, ...
As seen in the picture to the left of the Globe Theatre, the rectangular
Apr 7, 2008
Had a "pit" or "yard" – where the "groundlings" were – un-roofed space,
The Rose appears to have differed from other theatres of the era in its ability to