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PRIESTLEY’S POSTSCRIPTS ON BBC’S “INSIDE OUT” 21 OCTOBER

Readers in the Yorkshire area will have the chance to see an intriguing 10-minute piece about Priestley’s Second World War Postscripts broadcasts on Monday 21 October 2013. BBC TV in Leeds will at last broadcast its Yorkshire “InsideOut” programme which … Continue reading

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The Rose and Crown by the Riverside Players

We are always interested to hear about productions of Priestley’s less well-known plays by amateur groups.  One such is The Rose and Crown, written for television in 1946.  It is being performed by The Riverside Players on 11 and 12 … Continue reading

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A Tribute to A Special Theatre, by Michael Nelson

A TRIBUTE TO A SPECIAL THEATRE, by Michael Nelson “Because amateur productions of An Inspector Calls are so numerous, drawing attention to one particular production is not something The Society would normally do.  But the forthcoming production by the Talisman … Continue reading

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J.B. Priestley and Cinema: 20 October at the National Media Museum

J.B. Priestley and Cinema Cubby Broccoli, National Media Museum, Bradford.   Sunday October 20, 2013.  1.45 pm. Book your place and find out more. The statue of J.B. Priestley looks out over the City of Bradford from the front of the … Continue reading

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Priestley Titles Back In Print

Classic Priestley Titles Back in Print 2013 will see the publication of two of Priestley’s most unusual and intriguing works of fiction. Benighted (1927) and The Other Place (1953). Both are to be re-issued with their original covers by Valancourt … Continue reading

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