Richard Burbage's Blackfriars Theatre is not faring well, what with plague and war.
SUBTERRANEAN SHAKESPEARE presents A WORLD PREMIERE
SHAKESPEARE NIGHT AT THE BLACKFRIARS (LONDON IDOL 1610)
By George Crowe, Directed by Robert Currier
Richard Burbage's Blackfriars Theatre is not fairing well, what with the plague outside its doors and the rumors of war. "How might I resurrect this house. Another raucous bear pit, Brothel, A drinking den." Richard thinks, Why not a playwriting contest between the best writers of his time? LONDON IDOL 1610 is born.