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Terry Hands obituary

Artistic director of the RSC, who co-founded the Liverpool Everyman Theatre and revived the Clwyd Theatr Cymru. Terry Hands, who has died aged 79, spent more time with and did … Continue reading


R.I.P. Frank Delaney – charles french words reading and writing

The literary world lost an important figure in late February. Frank Delaney, (October 29, 1942-February 21, 2017) the novelist and historian from Ireland, died at the age of 74. Delaney, … Continue reading

03/05/2017 · 2 Comments

SNIPPETS OF HISTORY: ‘ Brian Friel – An Obituary ‘

10/10/2015 · 2 Comments

Jack Gold obituary | Television & radio | The Guardian

Originally posted in The Guardian. A well-worn path for bright young recruits to television in the 1950s to 1970s would take them from shooting little news and current affairs items to … Continue reading

08/13/2015 · Leave a comment

The prince of everything epic: The remarkable life of Christopher Lee.

06/12/2015 · Leave a comment

Renée Asherson obituary | Stage | The Guardian

I had the privilege of working with Renée Asherson in 1978 at the Churchill Theatre in Bromley. She was beautiful in every way. During that time she was robbed and many … Continue reading

11/18/2014 · Leave a comment

News • Peter O’Toole Dies at 81

“I bid the profession a dry-eyed and profoundly grateful farewell. The heart for it has gone out of me. It won’t come back.” Peter O’Toole, BBC News, July 2012. Peter O’Toole … Continue reading

12/15/2013 · Leave a comment