When there were outbreaks of the plague, public theater were closed. The black plague also affected public theater by inspiring many artists, such as William Shakespeare.
it slowed down the theater acts and killed many talented actors
Fewer people came to see theater because they were dead, sick, or afraid of getting the disease.
At the time, the Black Plague affected everyone in the world.
The Black plague
It killed a lot of people.
Europe Africa Asia
The Black Plague was spread by fleas, which were on the cats, so when they were exterminated one of the primary sources of the travel of the Black Plague was eliminated but fleas were also on rats.
Black Death Plague killed one in every three. This left Europe empty and broken.
Black Death Plague killed half of world's population. So it affected very negatively.
When there was a plague outbreak, the theatres were closed down, as it was thought that the disease spread more easily in crowds. When this happened, the actors had to find other ways of making money (as Shakespeare did in 1593 by publishing his erotic poem Venus and Adonis) or take their plays on a tour of rural centres (as the Lord Chamberlain's Men did in 1596).
because the plague was so deadly