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ROUND UP OF OTHER NEWS

THE GOOD COMPANIONS, FILM, 1933 The 1933 feature film version of The Good Companions, hitherto only available in a Region 1 format, is now available in a Region 2 format as part of The Jessie Matthews Revue Volume 4, coupled … Continue reading

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ARTICLE AND LETTER IN THE OLDIE

The October 2015 edition of The Oldie contained an article on Priestley with particular reference to the various versions of An Inspector Calls, including the new BBC television film. The article also included quotes from Tom Priestley and a reference … Continue reading

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PRIESTLEY IN THE PROSE FACTORY

The Prose Factory, a substantial new critical study by D J Taylor (Chatto and Windus, 2016), is subtitled Literary Life in England Since 1918. It contains a substantial number of passages on Priestley, including references to individual works such as … Continue reading

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LECTURE SERIES ON AN INSPECTOR CALLS

Dr Jane Mackay, a lecturer in English literature, is giving a series of lunchtime lectures on                 An Inspector Calls at the following locations: Stamford Arts Centre 5 April* Lincoln Drill Hall 29 … Continue reading

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AMATEUR PRODUCTIONS – 2016

We have been notified of the overall number of amateur productions of Priestley plays so far registered for 2016. They are as follows: United Kingdom                                                                                                              Dangerous Corner (4), I Have Been Here Before, The Rose and Crown, Time and the … Continue reading

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