Did Shakespeare Drink from a Conduit? [New on YouTube]

Did Shakespeare Drink from a Conduit? [New on YouTube]

When you study the life of WIlliam Shakespeare, especially if you explore popular routes for getting from place to place you will quickly come across conduits. Some of the most popular ones are seen on this map of the Lord Mayor’s Show where they pass the Standard and...
Ep 119: The Red Lion Theater with Stephen White

Ep 119: The Red Lion Theater with Stephen White

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Ep 113: Supernovas and Eclipses with Michael Rowan Robinson

Ep 113: Supernovas and Eclipses with Michael Rowan Robinson

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Did Shakespeare Write During Plague?

Did Shakespeare Write During Plague? Elizabethan theaters were frequently shuttered in London during outbreaks of the bubonic plague, which claimed nearly a third of the city’s population. The official rule was that once the death rate exceeded thirty per week,...
Ep 86: Amy Lidster about Philip Henslowe’s Diary

Ep 86: Amy Lidster about Philip Henslowe’s Diary

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