Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)MS38/875
Title'Daphne Laureola' by James Bridie
Extent1 file
DescriptionPress and magazine cuttings of reviews of 'Daphne Laureola' with photographs and illustrations of members of the cast; includes programme with cast list, change in cast member and script dates [1949-1950]; programme extract on front cover gives script dates; also includes magazine extract with photographs of members of the cast in scenes from the play; magazine article from 'The Sketch' Jun 1949 on Edith Evans (actress) with footnote by her

Performed at Wyndhams Theatre, Charing Cross Road, London, 23 Mar 1949, closing performance (368th) 11 Feb 1950; presented by arrangement with Bronson Albery and Laurence Olivier; directed by Murray Macdonald; decor by Roger Furse and Roger Ramsdell
On tour: 1950: The Grand Theatre, Leeds
America: The Music Box Theatre, New York, 18 Sep 1950, closing performance (56th) 4 Nov 1950; directed by Murray Macdonald

Casts: Anna Turner, Robin Lloyd, Eileen O'Hara, Alexander Harris, Martin Miller, Billy Thatcher, Ireland Wood, Edith Evans, Peter Finch, Anna Burden, Kenneth Hyde, Frank Pettingell, Mark Stone, Peter Williams, Felix Aylmer, Anthony Pelly, Cecil Parker, John van Dreelen, Ernest Jay, Mark Stone, Martin Miller, Joyce Linden, Elizabeth Ashley, Hilton Bowden
Access StatusOpen


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