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Drury Lane: three centuries of the Theatre Royal, 1663-1971.

Brian Dobbs

Drury Lane: three centuries of the Theatre Royal, 1663-1971.

by Brian Dobbs

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Published by Cassell in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drury Lane Theatre.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 214-220.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN2596.L7 D38
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 226 p.
    Number of Pages226
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5321602M
    ISBN 100304938599
    LC Control Number72172104

      The Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, commonly known as Drury Lane, is a West End theatre and Grade I listed building in Covent Garden, London, building faces Catherine Street (earlier named Bridges or Brydges Street) and backs onto Drury building is the most recent in a line of four theatres which were built at the same location, the earliest of which dated back Address: Catherine Street, London, WC2, England. More editions of Drury Lane: three centuries of the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane: three centuries of the Theatre Royal, ISBN () .

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      Garrick passed on Drury Lane to Sheridan, a playwright. My great predecessor at the Royal Court, Bill Gaskill, suggests: "A writer will always be nearer the climate of the times than an : Max Stafford-Clark. The fiery curtain call: The Theatre Royal Drury Lane fire of It’s a bit odd to be doing a second article in a row on a historic theater, but I just couldn’t resist this one. In the Covent Garden section of London stands to this day one of the great institutions of England’s dramatic and literary history: the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane.


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Drury Lane: three centuries of the Theatre Royal, [Brian Dobbs] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying by: 3. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Dobbs, Brian. Drury Lane: three centuries of the Theatre Royal, London, Cassell, (OCoLC) Inthe theatre caught fire and Killigrew built a larger theatre on the same plot, renamed the "Theatre Royal in Drury Lane"; it opened in This building lasted nearly years, under the leaderships of Colley Cibber, David Garrick and Richard Brinsley Sheridan, the last of whom employed Joseph Grimaldi as the theatre's resident s: Catherine Street, London, WC2, England.

“Drury Lane: Three Centuries of the Theatre Royal, ” (), by Brian Dobbs, published by Cassell. ISBN “The Development of the English Playhouse” (), by Richard Leacroft, published by E Methuen. ISBN CHAPTER XXVIII.

DRURY LANE THEATRE. "I sing of the singe of Miss Drury the First, And the birth of Miss Drury the Second."—Rejected Addresses. The Original Playhouse in Covent Garden—The Players Imprisoned in the Gate House—The Cockpit Theatre—Killigrew's Theatre in Drury Lane—Betterton's Early Triumphs—The Players first styled "His Majesty's Servants"—Testimonial to Mrs.

Drury Lane shares with Haymarket Theatre Royal the distinction of being entirely pre-Victorian in external appearance (the Lyceum has a pre-Victorian portico). As now seen, the main theatrical shell, the staircase, rotunda, saloon etc ofare by B D Wyatt and comprise the only substantial Georgian theatre fabric in London.

The Theatre Royal, Drury Lane is a theatre in the Covent Garden district of London, facing Catherine Street (earlier named Bridges or Brydges Street) and backing onto Drury Lane. The building standing today is the most recent in a line of four theatres at the same location dating back to For its first two centuries, Drury Lane could "reasonably have claimed to be London's leading theatre.

The Ghosts of the Theatre Royal Drury Lane Drury Lane is the oldest and most haunted theatre in London. In fact, some say it is the most haunted building in the world. Drury Lane: Three Centuries of the Theatre Royal, – Cassell.

Earl, John; Michael Sell (). Guide to British Theatres – Theatres Trust. ISBN Faul, Michel (). Louis Jullien: musique, spectacle et folie au. Granted its Royal licence by King George III, the Theatre Royal Newcastle opened on Drury Lane off Mosley Street in and soon established itself as one of England’s leading theatres.

Three months before Queen Victoria ascended the throne, in Februarythe Theatre moved to Grey Street, a flagship building in Grainger and Dobson’s. Drury Lane: Three Centuries of the Theatre Royal, – Cassell. Earl, John; Michael Sell ().

Guide to British Theatres – Theatres Trust. hlm. ISBN Faul, Michel (). Louis Jullien: musique, spectacle et folie au XIXe siècle (dalam bahasa Prancis). Atlantica. ISBN Kota: London, WC2. Pizarro: A Tragedy, in Five Acts; as Performed at the Theatre Royal in Drury-Lane: Taken from the German Drama of Kotzebue; and Adapted to the English Stage by Richard Brinsley Sheridan Three centuries of English and American plays, Three centuries of drama: English, Author: August von Kotzebue: Contributor: Richard.

Drury Lane: three centuries of the Theatre Royal, by Brian Dobbs (Book) Drury Lane calendar,compiled from the playbills and edited, with an. CHAPTER II The Theatre Royal, Drury Lane: the Management. The Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, is preeminent among all the theatres of London.

It derives its rights as a playhouse from letters patent granted by King Charles II and it stands upon a site part of which has been in continuous use for theatrical purposes for more than three centuries—for far longer than any other place in London, or.

Their theatre, Royal Drury Lane, or Drury Lane Theatre, opened May 7, The theatre was also created and built by Sir Christopher Wren. After being burnt down by a fire inSir Christopher Wren sketched out a new architectural framework and the second Theatre Royal was created.

The marvelous Bernard Hopkins delights as Colley Cibber, the manager of Drury Lane for 20 years and a dominant figure in the fertile English theater of the 18th century. As Mr. Cibber, Hopkins regales us with one amusing story and anecdote after another about the leading theatrical figures of the : Graham Harley.

The Theatre Royal Drury Lane is one of London's most established theatres and holds world-class performances with some of the most distinguished names in theatre.

The venue has two beautiful royal boxes and has accommodated every monarch since the 17th century. England's oldest theatre still in operation. It was on the first day of that. Drury Lane: The Clown and the Man in Grey The Theatre Royal Drury Lane is the oldest “legitimate” theatre in London.

Located in the West End in Covent Garden in Westminster the present building dates fromthe first theatre on this site was founded in Author: Virginia Lamkin.

Original Rare English Play "The Constant Couple or A Trip to the Jubilee", A Comedy As acted in the Theatre Royal in Drury Lane ThePaperWerks out of 5 stars (25) $ Free shipping Favorite. The Diamond of Drury Lane (Cat Royal, #1),Julia Golding The Diamond of Drury Lane is a children's historical novel by Julia Golding which won the Nestle Children's Book Prize Gold Award and the Waterstone's Children's Book Prize in Abstract: MYSTERY, TREASURE, AND A LIFE ON THE STAGE.

The first episode of the adventures of Cat Royal is a big, fat juicy read.4/5. Together with Brian Dobbs’s Drury Lane: Three Centuries of the Theatre Royal () – which is no longer in print – Whelan’s book is a rare attempt to convey the entire history of the Drury Lane theatre to a modern, general : Warren Oakley.Reminiscences of Michael Kelly, of the King's Theatre, and Theatre Royal, Drury Lane: Volume 1 (Cambridge Library Collection: Music) by Michael Kelly and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion.

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