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Robert Tailor played bit parts for the Admiral's men, c. 1597-1601. His name appears in the plot of "2 Fortune's Tennis," but it is struck through; he played an attendant, a Fury, and Jonas in the Admiral's revival of ''The Battle of Alcazar '' (Greg, p. 65).
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Robert Tailor ("Robin") is known in current documents as an adult player who took minor roles. He belonged to the Admiral's men, c. 1597-1601, exclusively (at present) by his name in plots for "2 Fortune's Tennis" and the Admiral's revival of ''The Battle of Alcazar.'' Greg lends authority to the identification of the author of ''The Hog hath Lost his Pearl'' (1614) as ''this'' Robert Tailor by mentioning the play at all in conjunction with Tailor's biography (p. 65).
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Jonas, a Fury, and an attendant in the Admiral's revival of ''The Battle of Alcazar ''<br>
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Servingman (which was struck through), possibly recast as a Wine-presser in the plot of "2 Fortune's Tennis" (Greg, p. 65).<br>
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<div style="padding-left: 2em; text-indent: -2em">Greg, W. W. ''Dramatic Documents from the Elizabethan Playhouses.'' Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1931, rpt. 1969.</div><br><br>
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<div style="padding-left: 2em; text-indent: -2em">Greg, W. W. ''Dramatic Documents from the Elizabethan Playhouses.'' Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1931, rpt. 1969.</div>
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<div style="padding-left: 2em; text-indent: -2em">Nungezer, Edwin. ''A Dictionary of Actors''. New York: Greenwood Press, 1968 (orig. Yale University Press, 1929).</div>
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Latest revision as of 11:38, 26 April 2022

Robert Tailor ("Robin") is known in current documents as an adult player who took minor roles. He belonged to the Admiral's men, c. 1597-1601, exclusively (at present) by his name in plots for "2 Fortune's Tennis" and the Admiral's revival of The Battle of Alcazar. Greg lends authority to the identification of the author of The Hog hath Lost his Pearl (1614) as this Robert Tailor by mentioning the play at all in conjunction with Tailor's biography (p. 65).

Roles

Jonas, a Fury, and an attendant in the Admiral's revival of The Battle of Alcazar
Servingman (which was struck through), possibly recast as a Wine-presser in the plot of "2 Fortune's Tennis" (Greg, p. 65).



Works Cited

Greg, W. W. Dramatic Documents from the Elizabethan Playhouses. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1931, rpt. 1969.
Nungezer, Edwin. A Dictionary of Actors. New York: Greenwood Press, 1968 (orig. Yale University Press, 1929).




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