Posts Tagged ‘London’

Sam Wanamaker’s vision for two theatres comes to fruition – the indoor theatre has now joined the famous Globe, and opens this month with Gemma Arterton as The Duchess of Malfi (by John Webster).

Candlelit performances, companies of boys, a radio programme and various historical titbits can be found here:

BBC News – Sam Wanamaker Playhouse: A Jacobean theatre on Bankside

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Bear Gardens, London - cropped

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Ah, entertainment! At least game and reality shows make sure it’s ourselves we are baiting nowadays.

Exit, pursued by a bear? Bear-baiting in Shakespeare’s London | The Shakespeare blog

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