Andrew Cane

Andrew Cane (fl. 1602 – 1650) — also Kayne, Kene, Keine, and other variants — was a comic actor in late Jacobean and Caroline era London. In his own generation he was a leading comedian and dancer, and one of the famous and popular performers of his time.

Read more about Andrew Cane:  Beginnings, Jigging Clown, Goldsmith, Aftermath

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Andrew Cane - Aftermath
... After the theatres were closed in 1642 at the start of the English Civil War, Cane was an active supporter of the Royalist cause ... By 1644, goldsmith Cane was coining the Royalists' debased coinage he may have had to spend time in prison as a result ... Cane did not abandon acting permanently, however ...

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