The Tragedy of Sir John van Oldern Barnavelt
In the febrile atmosphere of post-war Holland, tensions run high, rebellion breaks out, and Barnavelt must stand trial. This real-life political thriller, staged only months after Barnavelt's actual execution, was censored by the Master of the Revels for its political content.
Archive :: production:T0701695315, play:S01697948452, venue:V165
(first performed 1619, first published 1883) Sam Wanamaker Playhouse. Part of the Read Not Dead season