Excavation of the Curtain theatre by MOLA 2016 (c) MOLA

Drawing Shakespeare's Curtain

London Metropolitan Archives, 40 Northampton Road, London, EC1R 0HB

Price: £30-40
Time: 10:30 to 16:00

In this, the 400th anniversary year of Shakespeare’s death, exciting discoveries have been revealed by our archaeoloists concerning the site of the Curtain playhouse. This was the venue that first saw Henry V performed.

Dr. Eva Griffith leads actors and other experts in a talks, maps and performance-based day at London Metropolitan Archives.

The archaeologist leading the Curtain playhouse excavation, MOLA's Heather Knight, will present our latest thinking on the theatre from the recently completed dig.