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‘F**k the critics’ – remembering the pithy advice of agent Peggy Ramsay

For hot young playwrights in the 1960s and 1970s, the most sought-after agent was Peggy Ramsay. In her prime, her client list included Joe Orton, Alan Ayckbourn, David Hare, Christopher … Continue reading

07/07/2018 · 2 Comments

Archive Book Review • SIR JOHN GIELGUD: A Life in Letters • ed. Richard Mangan • Year

Sir John Gielgud: A Life in Letters edited by Richard Mangan John Gielgud had a venerable theatrical pedigree for his great-aunt was none other than the celebrated Victorian actress Ellen … Continue reading

03/28/2016 · 1 Comment