In the Making of Homegrown Professional Theatres and Theatricals of Calcutta Backdrop When the English came to Calcutta they brought with them the plays of William Shakespeare. When Lewises arrived in 1864, English theatre made a century dating from Calcutta’s second playhouse: the Calcutta Theatre. The first one, named ‘Play House‘, already destroyed in theContinue reading “LEWIS’S ROYAL LYCEUM”