Drawing Shakespeare's Curtain
London Metropolitan Archives, 40 Northampton Road, London, EC1R 0HB
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.