Viewing Event Record: Boar's Head Inn players set at liberty

Abstract

The Privy Council orders the Lord Mayor to set the apprehended players at liberty the day after their arrest. The Council orders that companies perform only officially allowed plays between feasts of All-Saints and Shrovetide.

Date Event Recorded

Date
From: 6 September 1557 (Source of claim: transcription)

Date Event Happened

Date
From: 6 September 1557 (Source of claim: transcription)

Venues

Name
Boar's Head Inn

People

Name Role
Curtis, Thomas Lord Mayor of London

Event Type

  • arrest
  • company context
  • company restraint
  • performance restraint
  • play censorship