Curtain Theatre team
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Curtain Theatre teamIn this blog we explore how the excavation of Shakespeare's Rose playhouse shook up the world of archaeology and how it compares to current excavations of the Curtain playhouse in Shoreditch.
09.05.2016Amir Bassir, in our Northampton team, has been developing rapid survey techniques for the historic building recording of gasholders and other historic infrastructure across the Midlands, and he tells us more…
25.04.2016Today our archaeologists broke ground at the site of the Curtain Theatre with a special visit from Ed Vaizey MP, the Minister for Culture.
22.03.2016Shakespearean artefacts, from bowling balls to leather shoes, make up the archaeology of London's Tudor theatres. Find some of our favorites here.