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The Concise Oxford Companion to the Theatre (2 ed.)

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2003
Subject:
Performing arts, Theatre
Length:
356 words

In 1961 the company playing at the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre was reorganized and given its present name, the theatre being ...

Royal Shakespeare Theatre

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The Concise Oxford Companion to the Theatre (2 ed.)

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2003
Subject:
Performing arts, Theatre
Length:
302 words

name given to the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon, on the formation of the RSC in 1961. The first ...

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World Encyclopedia

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2004
Subject:
Encyclopedias
Length:
45 words

State-subsidized British theatrical repertory company, based in Stratford-upon-Avon. Originally known as the Shakespeare Memorial Company, it received a royal charter ...

Royal Shakespeare Company

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The Continuum Companion to Twentieth Century Theatre

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2010
Subject:
Performing arts, Theatre
Length:
1,925 words

Founded in 1961 by Peter Hall as Britain's first national theatre company nearly three years before the official body bearing ...

Royal Shakespeare Company

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The Companion to Theatre and Performance

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2010
Subject:
Performing arts, Theatre
Length:
981 words

From the opening of the *Shakespeare Memorial Theatre in 1879 until 1960, performances in Stratford were a summer festival season. In ...

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Peter Holland

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Theatre and Performance

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2005
Subject:
Performing arts, Theatre
Length:
1,185 words

From the opening of the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre in 1879 until 1960, performances in Stratford were a summer festival season. In ...

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