Politics and Playhouses
Instructor's Kingdom: Atlantia, Time Zone: EST
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Arts & Sciences
"What do the Lord-Mayor of London, Puritans, and the Plague have in common? Come find out - this class will cover the historical background of the rise of theater during the English Rennaissance - the time of Marlowe and Shakespeare - examining the factors that contributed to the success and failure of popular playhouses and actors' troupes of the time.