The Captives (1800)

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Start date: 
15 October 1800
End date: 
17 October 1800
Degree of relationship to ancient play: 
Original language
Production notes: 
The prologue, spoken by Mr Joliffe, was in English; the epilogue in Latin elegiac couplets is titled Tyndarus catenatus loquitur.
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Information related to this production

Script Author(s)
Captivi (The Prisoners) Plautus
Person Role Notes
[male] Jolliffe Actor spoke the prologue
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Reading Town Hall (Reading, Borough of Reading, England) 15 October, 1800 to 17 October, 1800
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
Prologue to The Captives, acted at Reading School Newspaper

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