The world of working – extinct professions – entertainment industry

For us today it is a matter of course that we can use umpteen media to entertain ourselves. But what was there in the past?

What did people do in ancient times and in the Middle Ages to distract themselves from everyday life? Long before there was electricity.
Even with the Romans, it was said that ‘the people need bread and games’, that is, entertainment, and good entertainment at that.

But which professions have specialized in serving the entertainment not only of rulers?
Let yourself be carried away into past centuries.

Visit my tours and I’ll tell you a lot about the entertainment industry

Guided tour in the Alte Pinakothek
Führung in der Alte Pinakothek