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Philip Henslowe, Edward Alleyn and the invention of London theatre in the age of Shakespeare

October 12th, 2012

Episode 254 of 474 episodes

Most of what modern scholars know about the early modern English theatre comes from the study of the Henslowe and Alleyn manuscripts at Dulwich College. This podcast looks at documents from the archive, now digitised at www.henslowe-alleyn.org.uk.