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List of players

  • Edward Alleyn
  • Robert Armin
  • Christopher Beeston
  • Richard Burbage
  • Henry Condell
  • Alexander Cooke
  • Nathan Field
  • John Heminges
  • Thomas Heywood
  • Will Kempe
  • Augustine Phillips
  • John Lowin
  • William Rowley
  • William Shakespeare
  • Richard Tarlton
  • Joseph Taylor
  • Nicholas Tooley

List of playhouses

  • The Theatre
  • The Curtain
  • The Rose
  • The Swan
  • The Globe
  • Blackfriars Theatre
  • The Fortune
  • The Hope
  • Red Bull Theatre
  • Red Lion (theatre)
  • Cockpit Theatre
  • Salisbury Court Theatre
  • Whitefriars Theatre
  • Newington Butts Theatre
  • Inn-yard theatres

List of playing companies

  • The Admiral's Men
  • The King's Men
  • King's Revels Children
  • King's Revels Men
  • Lady Elizabeth's Men
  • Leicester's Men
  • The Lord Chamberlain's Men
  • Oxford's Boys
  • Oxford's Men
  • Prince Charles's Men
  • Queen Anne's Men
  • Queen Elizabeth's Men
  • Queen Henrietta's Men
  • Worcester's Men
  • The Children of Paul's
  • The Children of the Chapel (Queen's Revels)

Notes

  1. ↑ Gurr, Shakespearean Stage, p. 12-18.
  2. ↑ Gurr, p. 123-31 and 142-6.
  3. ↑ Ann Jennalie Cook, The Privileged Playgoers of Shakespeare's London, 1576-1642 (Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1981).
  4. ↑ Halliday, Shakespeare Companion, p. 374.
  5. ↑ Halliday, p. 374-5.
  6. ↑ Gurr, Shakespearean Stage, p. 72.
  7. ↑ Halliday, p. 108-9, 374-5, 456-7.
  8. ↑ Halliday, p. 375.
  9. ↑ Peter W. M. Blayney, "The Publication of Playbooks," in: A New History of Early English Drama, John D. Cox and David Scott Kastan, eds. (New York: Columbia University Press, 1997).
  10. ↑ Alan B Framer and Zachary Lesser, "The Popularity of Playbooks Revisited," Shakespeare Quarterly 56:1 (Spring 2005): 1-32.

References

  • Chambers, E.K. The Elizabethan Stage. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1923.
  • Gurr, Andrew. The Shakespearean Stage 1574-1642, 3rd edition. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1992. ISBN 9780521078160.
  • Halliday, F. E. A Shakespeare Companion 1564-1964. Baltimore: Penguin, 1964.

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