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Bartholomew Fayre

Bartholomew Fayre

Bartholomew Fair

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Writer:
  • summer
  • london
  • jacobean
  • metatheatrical
  • puritans
  • fair


Overview


Synopsis

Ben Jonson's Bartholomew Fayre satarizes Puritans, fortune hunters, country bumpkins, and inept representatives of the justice system, along with sharpsters and conmen who reside at London's famous Bartholomew Fair.



Show Information

Book:
Category
Play
Number of Acts:
5 Acts
First Produced:
1614
Genres
Comedy
Time & Place
london
Cast Size
large
Casting Notes:
Mostly male cast
Tags:
  • summer
  • london
  • jacobean
  • metatheatrical
  • puritans
  • fair

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