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England's Sentimental Theater

Season 1 Episode 26

About the Episode

This week, we're headed back to England to learn about Sentimental Comedies. They weren't that funny, but they were definitely sentimental. The people of England were shaking off the Restoration hangover, and bawdy plays no longer had a place. In fact, there wasn't a place for much of any drama, as only two theaters were licensed to present plays. Rules and regulations everywhere, y'all.

Aired: 08/16/18 | Expires: | Runtime: 11m 37s
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