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CLIP 7088

Street entertainers in Tudor times

Street entertainers in Tudor times
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Key Info
  • Street entertainers in Tudor times
  • Duration: 1'37
  • Two reporters explain different street entertainers in 1550s Shrewsbury. The entertainers include a tall man, juggler, jester, tightrope walker and acrobats. A book is referenced, citing where the information can be found.
  • Subject:

    History

       Topic:

    Tudors: Tudor Life

  • Keywords: Tudor, street entertainment, jester, juggler, Shrewsbury, town records
Ideas for use in class
  • Children can recreate their own street performances, with a Tudor focus. Children compare similarities and differences between Tudor and modern day street entertainers.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 4x3

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