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Start studying hamlet, part 1: an introduction to elizabethan theater (quiz 100%) learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Hamlet, part 1: an introduction to elizabethan theater assignment hamlet, part 1: an introduction to elizabethan theater assignment what does the audience learn about the setting of the. In the globe theater, there was a 1500 plus audience capacity and up to 3000 people would flock to the theater and its grounds the poorer members of the audience stood in the central yard.
Shakespeare's audience: the groundlings shakespeare's globe theatre daily life in shakespeare's london what did shakespeare drink what did shakespeare look like going to a play in. Introduction to theatre online course dr eric w trumbull, professor, theatre/speech last update: and had a more select audience nine public playhouses were built between 1576 and.
An introduction to elizabethan theatre this presentation is designed to give you some background about elizabethan england before we start studying a play by william shakespeare what is a. [this piece was originally published in shakespeare and the making of theatre, eds stuart hampton-reeves and bridget escolme (basingstoke, hamps:palgrave macmillan, 2012), 165-89 i am.