• Created by: Amber.x
  • Created on: 08-02-20 19:50

The Early Modern World

View of Theatre

  • It was a place primarily for entertainment, but also to discuss and debate important policitcal ideas. 
  • Collaboration was a fundamental part of theatre. 
  • It was also dangerous business, numerous play-wrights were jailed for anti-government plays.
  • Puritans and religious extremists as disapproved, viewing them as places of vice and sin.
  • They were specifically outlawed in 1640s and 1650s.
  • Women and minorities were banned from the early modern stage.

Key word - 


No comments have yet been made