SNIPPETS OF HISTORY: London’s oldest theatre discovered in East End excavation | The Independent

Archaeologists have discovered London’s oldest theatre – an Elizabethan playhouse constructed in the mid-16th century.

Known as the Red Lion, it represents a major “missing link” in the history of English drama.

In medieval, and indeed often in Tudor times, performances that were…

London’s oldest theatre discovered in East End excavation | The Independent