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Theatre in the 1700s

Theatre in the 1700s


Illustration of Sadler's Wells Theatre

Hogarth, Strolling Actresses in a Barn, 1738. Museum no. E.1273-1990. This engraving, one of a series of prints published under the title of 'Four Times of ...

Lithograph depicting the riot during 'Aterxes', 1763

... Teatro storico del Settecento nella Villa Aldrovandi-Mazzacorati di Bologna - 1700s' Historical Theater ...

Engraved print of The Beggar's Opera by William Blake after Hogarth, London, England, about 1729

Drury Lane Theatre, John Bluck, 1808



Illustration of Drury Lane Theatre

Interior of the Park Theatre

Picture of London's Drury Lane Theatre ca. 1775

Strolers performing Hamlet

Interior of Sheldonian in c.1800

Detail from a painting of Queen Elizabeth at the Globe, David Scott, 1840.

Left: In the late 1700s, wealthy visitors whiled away the afternoon at the theatre on Tanner Street, now St Thomas Street, where many famous actors ...

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During the 17th century theatre had separate audiences, and what I mean by this is that more lavish productions were not open to the public, ...

The Park Theatre, 1790s

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Theatre in the Residential Palace (Residenzschloss) in the city of Ludwigsburg in Baden-Wuerttemburg, Germany. The city was founded in the early 1700s

Harlequinade at Covent Garden Theatre, about 1770. © Victoria and Albert Museum, London


This exquisite opera house is perhaps the only preserved opera house where the audiences can experience opera just the way it sounded back in the 1700s when ...


The Riot during the Opera Artaxerxes, lithograph, Covent Garden Theatre, London, 1763

The Golden Age

Image result for scenery sets and props 1700's

Restoration Comedy: Theatre of the 1700s

Theatre in Britain[edit]

Theatre-building's heyday

An introduction to 18th-century British theatre

Theatre in the Residential Palace (Residenzschloss) in the city of Ludwigsburg in Baden-

Blackpool Tower Circus


As far back as the 1890's JW Boughton had a dream of establishing a theatre in the up & coming area of Southsea & to this end he bought up properties in ...

The Drottningholm Palace Theatre (Drottningholms Slottsteater) on Lovön outside Stockholm is a unique 1700s

Introduction to Daniel Defoe: Biography and Major Works

Skomorokhs (old picture)

Engraved print of Duke's Theatre interior, reproduction of an earlier 17th century print, late

French Theater 1700's Digital Download Image 475. $1.50, via Etsy.

Engraving of the screen scene from Sheridan's The School for Scandal

Jerry diverts from his mission in Sarasota because it's audition day at Asolo Repertory Theatre: a 1700's Italian Theatre mashed up with a 1903 Opera House.


Fox Theatre Detroit

The surgeon's theatre in the Old Bailey ca. 1700s - Stock Image

The last scene of an 1865 performance of Shakespeare's King John at the theatre, as depicted in the Illustrated London News

Engraving published in Les Plaisirs de L'Isle

Shakespeare's Globe

Nice shot here onto the Theatre Royal Haymarket. Samuel Foote took over the running of the theatre in the 1700s, which was quite a risk because ...

Kings Theatre Auditorium

Theatre Royal

Fox Theatre Celebrates 90th Anniversary on Friday, September 21

... Teatro storico del Settecento nella Villa Aldrovandi-Mazzacorati di Bologna - 1700s' Historical Theater ...

1700s PLAYS Drama SAMMELBAND Stage THEATRE Fine Binding 18th Century | #251169880

Old Theatre, Wood Lane, Beverley 1740 (archive ref PH-1-195)

A Theatre Royal, Exeter playbill from 1836, featuring Charles Kean in a performance of Richard III

Music Box Theatre Canvas Print - Covent Garden Theater by Pugin and Rowlandson

Herman Lee Meader's Sketch of the Greenwich Village Theatre

Photo:Interior of the Covent Garden Theatre

William Hogarth etching The Laughing Audience (1733) depicts eighteenth-century theater scene.

Galleria Fotografica

(465), razed 1930; 2nd – was Continental before becoming Earl Carroll Theatre was renamed Casino from 1932-1934

Teatre Fortuny de Reus

Banned in 1700s, 'Astucias' is still a relatable comedy about class and money

Youtube in the 1700s

... Teatro storico del Settecento nella Villa Aldrovandi-Mazzacorati di Bologna - 1700s' Historical Theater ...

The conference was inspired by Waking the Feminists, a grassroots movement that sprang up in

1st “Modern” Proscenium Stage

Depiction of a miracle play

3 Commedia ...

Public theatre[edit]

1700's puppet theatre | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

1760 Theatre Works of Florent Carton D'Ancourt Plays, 18th century ( 1700s )

theatre balcony

Wiltons Music Hall

The Theatre Royal Haymarket in 1815

Venetian Manufacture, 10 Theatre puppets, Wood, textile, Venice, Museo di Casa Goldoni


... spread across Europe lasting until the 16th century. During the Italian Renaissance the arts flourished. The success of theatre during the Renaissance ...

Greek open-air amphitheater

... it is only in the 1700s that the hall is transformed into the classical “all'italiana” structure still visible today. Many adjustments followed later, ...

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Minstrel show. American theatre

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Harry Beckett in costume in a production of the burlesque FORTY THIEVES

History of Theatre.

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theatre stage

Grand Theatre - Swansea - Tourism Media ...

Restoration of the Royal Chapel