Viewing Event Record: A French acrobat is allowed to perform at the Swan

Abstract

The privy council writes an open letter to Surrey officials, ordering them to permit Peter Bromville, a French acrobat whose performances have pleased the Queen, to play at the Swan.

Date Event Recorded

Date
From: 15 May 1600 (Source of claim: original)

Date Event Happened

Date
From: 15 May 1600 (Source of claim: original)

Venues

Name
Swan

People

Name Role
Bourbon, Henri de, King of France King
Tudor, Elizabeth Queen
Bromville, Peter acrobat
Langley, Francis playhouse owner

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Event Type

  • performance license
  • playhouse context