Actors' Company, Lincoln's Inn Fields

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Performance of text Ariadne
The Actors' Company at Lincoln's Inn Fields , London, opened their first full season (which, remarkably, featured five new plays by women) with She Ventures, and He Wins, a singularly good-humoured comedy by Ariadne .
The London Stage 1660-1800. Southern Illinois University Press, 1968.
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Performance of text Mary Pix
It had premiered the previous month, with Betterton's company at Lincoln's Inn Fields.
The London Stage 1660-1800. Southern Illinois University Press, 1968.
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Catharine Trotter contributed an epilogue.
Performance of text Mary Pix
It had played at Lincoln's Inn Fields about a month before.
The London Stage 1660-1800. Southern Illinois University Press, 1968.
2: 47
Textual Production Mary Pix
It had been given at Drury Lane , probably during August, with songs set by Daniel Purcell , Henry 's brother. Next year MP , like Catharine Trotter , transferred her allegiance to the new...

Timeline

30 April 1695
Thomas Betterton , Elizabeth Barry , and Anne Bracegirdle gave the first performance of their breakaway Actors' Company , premiering Congreve 's Love for Love.
9 April 1705
Vanbrugh 's new Haymarket Theatre (at this date also known as both the Queen's Theatre and as the Opera House) opened with an anonymous Italian opera.