Category Archives: theatre

South Downs / The Browning Version at the Harold Pinter Theatre

For many years Terence Rattigan’s The Browning Version has been paired with his Harlequinade. The Chichester Festival Theatre wanted to stage The Browning Version to commemorate the centenary of the author’s birth, the Terence Rattigan Estate deciding they would like … Continue reading

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Plays on Words and Kids Week

I really have to give a quick plug to a new blog about the theatre – Words on Plays. So far there have been two posts, one on Antigone at the National Theatre, and another on Kids Week, the scheme … Continue reading

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Johan Zoffany RA, David Garrick, William Shakespeare and Kitty Clive (and Bushy Park)

My daughter has been home from university over Easter; she is in the closing stages of writing her dissertation Class, Morality & Taste: theatre & society in Eighteenth Century London, and I have had the pleasure of reading through four … Continue reading

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