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Performance History

The section Performance History provides a wealth of information on the twentieth century British stage history of the plays hosted on the Elizabethan and Jacobean Drama website. 

For each of the nine plays, the material - ranging from production dates and venues to reviews and picture galleries - is organised into chronological surveys corresponding to the following production categories: professional, amateur, radio and film.  Images below show scenes from productions.

Volpone - Leeds Theatre, 1984
 Dr Faustus - Etcetera Theatre, 1997 The Changeling - 2003 (film)
 Women Beware Women - RSC 2006 Tamburlaine the Great - National Theatre, 1976 Photographer Nobby Clark
The Jew of Malta - Tavistock Theatre, 1960



Thomas Kyd

The Spanish Tragedy


Christopher Marlowe

Dr Faustus

Tamburlaine the Great

The Jew of Malta


Ben Jonson


Bartholomew Fair

John Webster

The White Devil

Thomas Middleton

Women Beware Women

The Changeling