Theatre in shakespeares time

1. They feature zero women actors because Elizabethans "would have been scandalized to see women on the stage" (Yancy 44).

2. shake spear was a actor and he was a playwright and also a English poet and the actors were referred to as players

3. They were packed and it was always first come first serve and you had to come as early as possible to get a good seat

4. Plays were performed for all social groups

5.They would throw small things at them like oranges or apples

6. The globe theatre burned down

7. It was built using timber from a earlier theater which was built by Richard barbuae

work cited

Danson, Lawrence. "Shakespeare, William." Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia. Scholastic Grolier Online, Accessed 8 Mar. 2017.

Yancey, Diane. Life in the Elizabethan Theater. San Diego, CA, Lucent Books, 1997.


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