Puritans in England
Over View of the Puritans
Puritans believed in a simpler Church ritual, and believed in a more "pure" version of the early Christian Church. They were made fun of bemuse they didn't like theater. With more organization, the Puritans slightly influenced the Parliament. Queen Elizabeth accidentally gave them more concessions.
Types of Elizabethan Entertainment - Elizabethan Sports
- Elizabethan Games and Sports - Sports and games which included archery, bowling, dice, hammer-throwing, quarter-staff contests, quoits, skittles and wrestling
- Elizabethan Animal Blood Sports - Including Bear and Bull baiting. Dog and Cock fighting
- Elizabethan Hunting - Sport followed by the nobility often using dogs
- Elizabethan Hawking - Sport followed by the nobility with hawks