David Nicol’s blog and Shakespeare’s London!

Travel back in time with David Nicol, as he re-creates Philip Henslowe's sixteenth-century diary, day-by-day, indicating what plays were on, as Henslowe himself recorded from 1592 to 1597. Who exactly was Philip Henslowe? As the blog says: Philip Henslowe (c.1555-1616) was a businessman who worked in the theatre industry of Renaissance London. In 1587, he … Continue reading David Nicol’s blog and Shakespeare’s London!


We're here to celebrate the research and creative activities of faculty members at the Fountain School of Performing Arts at Dalhousie University. Dalhousie University is in the city of Halifax, Nova Scotia, perched on the edge of the ocean on the east coast of Canada, halfway between Vancouver in Canada's west and London, England across … Continue reading Welcome