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A comedy by Ben Jonson
Adapted by Raymond Raikes
The Induction on the stage of the Hope Theatre, Bankside, before the play was first acted on October 31, 1614:
The Play: First, outside Lovewit's house near Paul's; then to 'Barthol'mew Fair' at Smithfield on the Feast of 'old Saint Bartle' - August 24, 1614.
(Robert Eddison is in 'The Importance of Being Earnest' at the Haymarket Theatre, London)
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Toby Haggis: Duncan
Davy Bristle: Ian
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Door-keeper at the Puppet-theatre - Sharkwell:
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