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Holywell Nunnery, Shoreditch

By the time of Holywell Nunnery's demise in 1539 (due to the dissolution of the monasteries), it had become the ninth wealthiest nunnery in the country.
January 3, 2022
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Richard Tarleton - An Elizabethan Clown

Richard Tarleton was the most famous clown of the Elizabethan age. 
January 3, 2022
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Why did the Globe Theatre close?

The beginning of the Globe doesn't start in Southwark. It starts in Shoreditch.
January 3, 2022
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London's First Theatre

Learn more about London's first two theatres that were built in Shoreditch.
January 3, 2022
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