Henslowe writes: R at harey the 6 the 31 of Jenewarye 1593 ... xxxvs
In modern English: Received at Harry VI, 31st January, 1593 ... 35 shillings
|1540s portrait of King|
Last season, the company had performed Harry VI almost weekly. This season, they have waited two weeks to revive it. The result has been a theatre only half full, but even this must have been something of a relief for the company after two days of atrocious box office.
- Transcript of this page of the Diary (from W.W. Greg's 1904 edition)
- Facsimile of this page of the Diary (from the Henslowe-Alleyn Digitisation Project)
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