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Summary Venue(s) Troupe(s) People Date Happened Date Recorded
Chamberlain's Office, 'Sharers' Papers': The ruling Blackfriars (II); Globe (II) King's Men (1625-1642) Benfield, Robert; Pollard, Thomas; Swanston, Elliard ... From: 12 July 1635
Chancery, Woodford vs Strood et al: Court documents provide details of the Whitefriars lease and ownership Whitefriars ... Hunt, Richard; Sheppard, Thomas; Strood, Thomas; Woodford, Thomas ... ...
John Lyly and Thomas Nashe reputedly write libellous plays ... ... Lyly, John; Nashe, Thomas ... From: 5 November 1589
Edward Alleyn petitions the Privy Council, Treasury for incomes, leases and fees related to the Mastership of the King's Game Bear Garden; Court ... Alleyn, Edward undated undated
Public playhouses present secular drama: Stow Curtain; Theatre ... ... undated From: 1598
The Phoenix auditorium is spherical Phoenix/Cockpit ... ... ... From: 1640
The millstream and pond neighbouring the prospective Swan site have a tendency to overflow Paris Garden; Swan ... ... ... ...
William Longe sells the Curtain estate to Thomas Harberte Curtain ... Harberte, Thomas; Hickes, Richard; Lanman, Henry; Longe, William; Longe, Maurice; Manne, Robert; Medley, Robert; Wilkins, Thomas; Wilkinson, Thomas ... From: 18 March 1582
Commissioners of the Sewers assess Francis Langley's share of maintenance at Paris Garden Paris Garden ... Langley, Francis ... ...
The St Dunstan in the West parish registers record the death of 'Gerry, out of the playe howse in ye ffryers,' and his son and wife Whitefriars ... 'out of the playhouse', Gerry; of Gerry, wife; –––, Francis ... From: 29 September 1607 To: 30 September 1607
The House of Commons committee reports back on the Blackfriars petition Blackfriars (II) ... Herbert, Philip; Rudyard, Benjamin; Stuart, Charles I ... From: 11 March 1626
Samuel Rowley urges Philip Henslowe to pay authors of 'The Six Yeomen of the West' Fortune (I) Admiral's Men Day, John; Haughton, William; Henslowe, Philip; Rowley, Samuel undated undated
Samuel Rowley urges Philip Henslowe to pay John Day and William Haughton Fortune (I) Admiral's Men Day, John; Haughton, William; Henslowe, Philip; Rowley, Samuel undated undated
Nathan Field seeks bail from Philip Henslowe Hope; Rose; Swan Lady Elizabeth's Men Field, Nathan; Henslowe, Philip undated undated
Chancery, Evans vs Kirkham: Evans states his case Blackfriars (II) ... Burbage, Richard; Egerton, Thomas; Evans, Henry; Hawkins, Alexander; Kendall, Thomas; Kirkham, Edward; Muskett, Sy:; Rastell, William; Tudor, Elizabeth I ... From: 5 May 1612
Sir William Faunt writes to Edward Alleyn concerning bulls for Paris Garden Bear Garden; Paris Garden ... Alleyn, Edward; Faunt, William undated undated
A French company is allowed to play at the Red Bull Red Bull French Players (c1635) ... ... From: 22 November 1629
Theatres use bills to advertise playhouse ... ... ... From: 1577
Sir Henry Herbert lists the chief players at the Red Bull Red Bull Red Bull (Revels) Company (1619-c1623) Basse, Thomas; Blaney, John; Cumber, John; Lee, Robert; Perkins, Richard; Robbins, William; Worth, Ellis ... From: 1622
King's Bench, Rastell and Kirkham vs Hawkins: Rastell and Kirkham state their case Blackfriars (I) ... Burbage, Richard; Burbage, James; Harborne, Simon; Hawkins, Alexander; Kendall, Thomas; Kirkham, Edward; More, William; Rastell, William; Robinson, John ... From: 1609
A balladeer is robbed at the Red Bull Red Bull ... ... undated From: circa 1623
Exchequer, Rutland vs Allen Theatre ... Allen, Giles; Manners, Edward ... From: 23 June 1602 To: 12 October 1602
'Jane Shore' is rewritten for the Worcester's Men at the Rose Rose Worcester's Men (1589-1603) Henslowe, Philip undated undated
Boar's Head converted to tenements Boar's Head ... Poley, John ... From: 23 June 1618
The Red Bull produces empty-headed comedies Red Bull ... Randolph, Thomas ... From: 1638
An epigram on Dick Whittington may refer to the Fortune theatre Fortune (I) ... ... undated From: 1613
Ratsey advises a traveling player to go to London and perform 'Hamlet' ... ... Burbage, Richard undated From: circa 1606
Boys go to playhouses to meet girls: Gosson playhouse ... ... undated From: 1582
Requests, King's Men vs Brend: The King's Men present their interrogatories Globe (I); Globe (II) King's Men (1625-1642) Bodley, John; Brend, Matthew; Brend, Nicholas; Burbage, Cuthbert; Burbage, Richard; Condell, Henry; Heminges, John; Robinson, Richard ... undated
According to a holograph note in an early edition of 'A Game at Chess,' the players claimed to have taken in £1500 before the play was suppressed Globe (II) King's Men (1625-1642) ... undated undated
Sebastian Westcott is found guilty of keeping plays St Paul's (I) Paul's Boys ... ... From: 8 December 1575
Tidal water from the millpond at Paris Garden often overflows the groundwork and floodgates Paris Garden; Swan ... ... ... ...
The millpond at Paris Garden floods the surrounding houses, grounds and highways Paris Garden; Swan ... ... ... ...
A chorister of St Paul's is kidnapped St Paul's (I) Paul's Boys Cordell, William; Westcott, Sebastian; Wilson, Thomas ... From: 3 December 1575
The Privy Council forestalls the performance of a lewd play Boar's Head Inn Boar's Head Inn Players Curtis, Thomas ... From: 5 September 1557
A fencer wishes to play his provost's prize at the Bull Bull ... Blanke, Thomas; David, John; Dudley, Ambrose ... From: 1 July 1582
The 'platt' of '2 Seven Deadly Sins' provides details of cast and staging ... ... Belt, Thomas; Bryan, George; Burbage, Richard; Cowley, Richard; Duke, John; Goodale, Thomas; Gough, Robert; Holland, John; Pallant, Robert; Phillips, Augustine; Pope, Thomas; Sincler, John; Slye, William undated undated
Secretary of the Duke of Najera reports on the sport of baiting in London Bear Garden ... de Gante, Pedro; de Lara, Manriquez To: 1543 From: 1543
A Spanish diplomat describes his visit to Paris Garden Bear Garden; Paris Garden ... ... To: 1544 From: 1544
Poems compared to bear-baiting: Hall Bear Garden; Paris Garden ... ... From: before To: 1597 From: 1597
Paul Hentzner describes the Bear Garden Bear Garden ... Hentzner, Paul To: 1598 From: 1629
Arthur Langworth reminds Edward Alleyn of 'a wey to helpe' after the death of Ralph Bowes Bear Garden; Court ... Alleyn, Edward; Bowes, Ralph; Howard, Charles; Langworth, Arthur To: June 1598 To: June 1598
Queen Anne's Men perform 'Nobody and Somebody' ... Queen Anne's Men ... To: before 12 March 1606 From: after 12 March 1606
A letter from Henslowe and Alleyn records charges 'for the Beares meate' Bear Garden ... Alleyn, Edward; Goffe, Christopher; Henslowe, Philip To: circa June 1607 To: circa June 1607
Prince Henry hosts a private display of lion-baiting at the Tower Bear Garden; Court; Tower of London ... Howard, Thomas; of Brunswick-Lüneburg, Fredrick Ulrich; Stuart, Henry Frederick; Stuart, Esmé To: 20 April 1610 From: before 1615
The inset view of London in John Speed's 'Theatre of the Empire' represents two theatres: most likely, the Globe and Bear Garden Bear Garden; Globe (I) ... ... To: 1611 From: 1611
John Heminges accepts £90 on behalf of the King's Men for nine plays performed at Court Court King's Men (1603-1625) Heminges, John To: 1 January 1615 From: 21 June 1614
The Fortune and Red Bull provide wooing material for a clown Fortune (I); Red Bull ... ... From: before To: 1615 From: 1615
People go to the Blackfriars to be seen Blackfriars (II) ... ... To: 1616 From: 1631
Queen Anne's Men perform 'A Woman Killed with Kindness' ... Queen Anne's Men Heywood, Thomas To: by 1617 From: 1617


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