Theater in Shakespeares Time By Cassie Mergel

Within the Shakespearean's Society women were not respected in society they were not welcomed to watch the play, so they were not allowed to be in it men would play the women roles ("Society and Culture in Shakespeare’s Day." pp. 24-45)

At The Recital. Photographer. Britannica ImageQuest, Encyclopædia Britannica, 25 May 2016.

Shakespeare was an actor and the term he referred his actors to were his sharers ("William Shakespeare." pp. 142-145.)

The Elizabethan Theater would fill up quick it was always very packed so if you wanted good seats you would have to get there early. ("Society and Culture in Shakespeare’s Day." pp. 24-45)

The Shakespearean plays were for the rich and poor, mostly only men went because the women would be disrespected if they were to go. ("Chapter Seven The Elizabethan Audience." )

Shakespeare's Globe was burned down in 1613 during one of the performances. A cannon was fired to give a special effect burning it to the ground. (Allison, Amy. 8-9.)

LONDON: GLOBE THEATRE. - The Globe Theater, Southwark, London, 1599-1614. Contemporary English engraving. Fine Art. Britannica ImageQuest, Encyclopædia Britannica, 25 May 2016

To build the Elizabethan theater the Timber they used came from the remains of Shakespeare's Globe. ("Society and Culture in Shakespeare’s Day." pp. 24-45)

Image CItations: THE GLOBE THEATRE, c1600. - The Globe Theatre during Shakespeare's era, London, England. Line engraving, 19th century.. Fine Art. Britannica ImageQuest, Encyclopædia Britannica, 25 May 2016.

Information Citations:Medici, Anthony G. "Society and Culture in Shakespeare’s Day." The Facts On File Companion to Shakespeare, by William Baker and Kenneth Womack, vol. 1, Facts on File, 2012, pp. 24-45. Facts On File Library of World Literature. Gale Virtual Reference Library, )

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