Was Shakespeare a Catholic?
Tuesday 5th November 2019
10.00am - 11.00am
Downside Abbey Visitor Centre
In the 1590’s many believed that Henry VIII’s break with Rome was a disaster, and the country was nearly plunged into civil war.
Clare Asquith explores the possibility that Shakespeare and his contemporaries used coded methods to dodge censorship and air the explosive political issues of the day.
This event is free but donations are welcomed.
Booking is essential as numbers are limited.