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February 2 - Shakespeare in Love Role – came from...

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February 2, 2009 Play & production are different. A production is a performance of the written play. Elizabethan Theatre The large open-air theaters, purpose-built as commercial playhouses, were an innovation of the 1580s, but their open stages and lack of scenery were common to other places the actors would have performed-such as the halls at Court and in great houses, or the innyards they might use on tour.
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Unformatted text preview: Shakespeare in Love Role – came from Shakespeare who used to give actors a roll with all their lines on it William Shakespeare • Born 1564, son of a glover • Attended the grammar school on Stratford Upon Avon – so he had a good understanding of Latin Classics • Unlike Christopher Marlowe, he did not attend university •...
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  • Spring '08
  • Strong
  • Christopher Marlowe, Elizabethan Theatre, Stratford Upon Avon, large open-air theaters, commercial playhouses

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