Rogues & Vagabonds

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Tag Archives: Peter Nichols

Charles Wood obituary | Stage | The Guardian

I’m sad that I missed this news in February, especially as I’m ‘Facebook friends’ with Charles Wood’s writer daughter Kate but then again I’ve spent great chunks of time not … Continue reading


‘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

Quote • Zoë Wanamaker • The Acting Business

Zoë Wanamaker © First Night Design “It’s a vicious business, it’s cruel, it’s demanding; also it can be very humiliating.” Zoë Wanamaker in The Observer, Sunday 5 May 2013. Directed by David … Continue reading

05/08/2013 · Leave a comment

Quote • Zoë Wanamaker • Repertory

Q: If you could bring something extinct back to life, what would you choose? A: The repertory system.  Q & A in The Guardian 23-03-03. Zoë Wanamaker is on tour in Passion Play … Continue reading

03/24/2013 · 1 Comment