The Theatre, Shoreditch Brown Plaque Photo

The Theatre, Shoreditch brown plaque - The site of this building forms part of what was once the precinct of the Priory of St John the Baptist, Holywell. Within a few yards stood from 1577 to 1598 the first London building specially devoted to the performance of plays and known as 'The Theatre

The Theatre, Shoreditch Brown Plaque Map


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Elizabeth I Of England And Christopher Hatton Red Plaque - The Mitre  Built in the 1500s, The Mitre is renowned for having the remains of a fruit tree growing in the front bar that is said a young Elizabeth I and Sir Christopher Hatton danced around to celebrate May Day
Thomas Carlyle White Plaque - Thomas Carlyle
Edward Elgar Black Plaque - Sir Edward Elgar lived in a house on this site 1911 1921 Here he composed The Music Makers Falstaff The Spirit of England