J. P. Wearing's The London Stage 1930-1939: A Calendar of Productions, PDF

By J. P. Wearing

Theatre in London has celebrated a wealthy and influential heritage, and in 1976 the 1st quantity of J. P. Wearing’s reference sequence supplied researchers with an imperative source of those productions. within the many years because the unique calendars have been produced, a number of examine aids became on hand, significantly a number of reference works and the digitization of vital newspapers and suitable periodicals.

The moment version of The London level 1930–1939: A Calendar of Productions, Performers, and group of workers provides a chronological calendar of London indicates from January 1930 via December 1939. the amount chronicles greater than 4,250 productions at sixty one significant primary London theatres in this interval. for every creation the subsequent info is equipped:

  1. Title
  2. Author
  3. Theatre
  4. Performers
  5. Personnel
  6. Opening and shutting Dates
  7. Number of Performances


Other info contain style of the creation, variety of acts, and an inventory of studies. A remark part comprises different fascinating info, equivalent to plot description, first-night reception by way of the viewers, noteworthy performances, staging components, and information of performances in ny both ahead of or after the London creation.

Among the performs staged in London in this decade have been The Barretts of Wimpole Street, French with out Tears, George and Margaret, The Greeks Had a notice for It, Laburnum Grove, Lady invaluable Stream, The overdue Christopher Bean, Love at the Dole, Me and My Girl, Private Lives, and 1066 and All That, in addition to a variety of musical comedies (British and American), international works, operas, ballets, and revivals of English classics.

A definitive source, this variation revises, corrects, and expands the unique calendar. additionally, nearly 20 percentage of the material—in specific, info of variations and translations, plot assets, and remark information—is new. prepared chronologically, the exhibits are totally listed through identify, style, and theatre. A normal index contains a variety of topic entries on such subject matters as performing, audiences, censorship, costumes, managers, performers, prompters, staging, and price tag costs. The London level 1930-1939 could be of worth to students, theatrical team of workers, librarians, writers, newshounds, and historians.

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Theatre in London has celebrated a wealthy and influential historical past, and in 1976 the 1st quantity of J. P. Wearing’s reference sequence supplied researchers with an critical source of those productions. within the a long time because the unique calendars have been produced, a number of learn aids became to be had, particularly quite a few reference works and the digitization of vital newspapers and correct periodicals.

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