Rogues & Vagabonds

theatre, film & tv past and present 2001-2008 & 2013…

Archive Profile | JAMES AGATE [1877 – 1947] | Theatre Critic

Saturday 2nd March 2002 James Evershed Agate [1877 – 1947] was the renowned theatre critic of The Sunday Times. He started there in 1923 and worked on the paper until … Continue reading


Archive Interview • JUDE WRIGHT • Spitting Feathers • 2002

For many years, theatre involving young people has been associated with stark issues, usually drugs, drink, or under-age sex or, more likely, all three together with a back beat of … Continue reading

11/27/2016 · Leave a comment

Archive Interview • ELIZABETH BERRINGTON • Abigail’s Party • 2002

When Elizabeth Berrington opened in Abigail’s Party at Hampstead Theatre in July, she was following a hard act. Alison Steadman made Beverley so entirely her own in 1977 that we … Continue reading

05/26/2015 · 1 Comment

Thought for the Day • Minnie versus Major • 2002

Minnie Driver has been criticising Judi Dench in an interview with a Los Angeles newspaper, reports the Daily Mail. ‘..with all due respect,’ she says, ‘we have some of the … Continue reading

05/23/2015 · 7 Comments