Untitled play by Francis White
Peter Heylyn refers to an untitled play by White in his memoirs when he writes that on 08 March 1616/17, "My English Tragedy cald Spurius was acted privatly (as Mr Whites & Mr Bernards plaies were) in the presidents Lodgings" (Bodleian, MS Wood E.4, art.4, fo. 22v; REED Oxford 1.422).
Performed in the president's house in Magdalen College, sometime prior to 08 March 1617.
Possible Narrative and Dramatic Sources or Analogues
References to the Play
Only Heylyn's reference, above.
See Wiggins (1820), who refers to it as "Academic Play".
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