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Shakespeare in Politics: Ustinov’s Romanoff and Juliet

On the 2nd of April 1956, German-Russian born director Peter Ustinov’s screenplay Romanoff and Juliet premiered as a theatrical performance in Manchester, England. A Broadway production followed an… Source: Shakespeare … Continue reading

04/02/2018 · Leave a comment

Archive Review • WEST SIDE STORY [world tour] • The Lowry, Salford Keys • 2008

West Side Story [Special Edition] [DVD] [1961] As he loves to remind us, Cliff Richard has been churning out hits for some 50 years now. The irrepressible “original pin-up” seems … Continue reading

05/09/2016 · Leave a comment

ACTORS CHARLES GARRY AND DORA BARTON APPEARING IN “IVANHOE” (1909 REAL PHOTO POSTCARD) | THE CABINET CARD GALLERY

Source: ACTORS CHARLES GARRY AND DORA BARTON APPEARING IN “IVANHOE” (1909 REAL PHOTO POSTCARD) | THE CABINET CARD GALLERY This wonderful vintage real photo postcard captures actor Mr. Charles Garry … Continue reading

03/05/2016 · Leave a comment

The Archive: Annie Horniman and the first English repertory theatre | Features | The Stage

Originally posted in The Stage. It all began with a letter in the Manchester Guardian, as it then was, on July 11 1907, announcing that Miss AEF Horniman and Mr B … Continue reading

10/07/2015 · Leave a comment