Viewing Event Record: The Theatre and Curtain are enemies to good manners

Abstract

A passage in T.F.'s 'News from the North' cites the Theatre and Curtain amongst places times is misspent, and youth corrupted and wasted. The playhouses are singled out particularly as 'enemies to good manners.'

Date Event Recorded

Date
From: 1579 (Source of claim: original)

Date Event Happened

Date
From: 1579 (Source of claim: original)

Venues

Name
Curtain
Name
Theatre

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Event Type

  • anti-theatrical comment
  • playhouse context