The Tudor Society

The English Court Masque – Part 2

Today's Claire Chats video follows on from last's week video - click here to view that now if you haven't seen it.

Last week, I explained that the court masque that was part of the entertainments of Epiphany 1512 was a new type of entertainment and that it was the result of the merging of old English traditions with the new Italian fashion. In this week's video, I talk about this Italian fashion and how it came about.

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