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David Warner

(b. 1939)

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David Mercer

David Mercer  

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(1928–80)English playwright. Born into working-class Yorkshire, Mercer became a successful writer of witty yet substantial stage and television plays in the 1960s, often dealing with social ...
Glenda Jackson

Glenda Jackson  

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(1936– )British actress who made her name on stage, screen, and television before entering national politics in the 1990s.Glenda Jackson was born in Birkenhead; after working in a chemist's shop she ...
John Mortimer

John Mortimer  

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(1923–2009),novelist, barrister, and playwright, was formerly married to Penelope Mortimer. He was well known for his stand against censorship, and as the author of novels about an eccentric ...
Peter Hall

Peter Hall  

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(1930– )English director and manager. Energetic in directing undergraduate productions at Cambridge, Hall soon became director of the Arts Theatre in London where he mounted the first British ...
Royal Shakespeare Company

Royal Shakespeare Company  

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In 1961 the company playing at the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre was reorganized and given its present name, the theatre being at the same time renamed the Royal Shakespeare. Its first ...
Soho Theatre

Soho Theatre  

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A pioneer of new writing, founded by Verity Bargate and Fred Proud in 1968 as a lunchtime theatre in the basement of a condemned Chinese restaurant in Soho, central London. ...

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