Viewing Event Record: The Chamberlain's Men are newly incorporated as the King's Men: the Patent

Abstract

The Chamberlain's Men are newly incorporated as the King's Men, and authorised to play at 'their now usuall howse called the Globe,' and anywhere else within the realm, 'when the infection of the plague shall decrease.' This is the commonly transcribed patent, dated 19 May 1603.

Date Event Recorded

Date
From: 19 May 1603 (Source of claim: original)

Date Event Happened

Date
From: 19 May 1603 (Source of claim: original)

Venues

Name
Globe (I)

Troupes

Name
King's Men (1603-1625)

Event Type

  • company business
  • company context
  • company patent