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8 July, 1597 - The Witch of Islington and the closure of the theatres

28 July 2021

Here's what the Admiral's Men performed at the Rose playhouse on this day, 424 years ago... Henslowe writes: 28 | tt at the wiche of Jselyngton | 01 | 08In modern English: 28th [July,...

7 July, 1597 - Five Plays in One

27 July 2021

Here's what the Admiral's Men performed at the Rose playhouse on this day, 424 years ago... Henslowe writes: 27 | tt at v playes in one | 00 | 14In modern English: 27th [July, 1597]...

19 July, 1597 - Hieronimo and a short hiatus

19 July 2021

Here's what Lord Strange's Men performed at the Rose playhouse on this day, 424 years ago...Henslowe writes: 19 | tt at Jeronemo ... | 01 | 00In modern English: 19th [July, 1597]...

18 July, 1597 - The Wise Man of West Chester and a departure

18 July 2021

Here's what the Admiral's Men performed at the Rose playhouse on this day, 424 years ago... Henslowe writes:  marten slather went for the company of my lord admeralles men the 18 July...