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NEW EDITION OF THE TOWN MAJOR OF MIRAUCOURT

THE TOWN MAJOR OF MIRAUCOURT This short story of 1930 is to be re-issued, by Turnpike Books, the small Londonpublisher which has already published (in 2014) a collection of Priestley stories entitled What a Life! T he original publication of … Continue reading

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TIME AND THE CONWAYS TO BE REVIVED ON BROADWAY

Downton Abbey’s American star Elizabeth McGovern (right) is to head the cast of the first-ever revival, on Broadway, of Time and the Conways. Produced by Roundabout Theatre Company the play will open for previews at the 740-seater American Airlines Theatre … Continue reading

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THE ROUNDABOUT IN NEW YORK – THE CRITICS’ VERDICTS

The Cahoots Theatre Company’s production of Priestley’s long-lost drawingroom comedy The Roundabout was presented at London’s Park Theatre in August 2016 and its current Off-Broadway transfer (as part of the Brits On Broadway Season) has attracted many excellent reviews: ‘This … Continue reading

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AN EVENING AT THE ROSE AND CROWN

On 28 April a party of Society members enjoyed an evening at the Carriageworks Theatre in Leeds city centre to watch a performance of Priestley’s one-Act play The Rose and Crown, presented by Leeds Arts Centre under the direction of … Continue reading

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A COLLABORATION WITH ILKLEY PLAYERS

On 3 April members of The Society met representatives of Ilkley Players to discuss a collaboration to mark the Players’ production of Eden End at The Ilkley Playhouse between 13 and 23 September, 2017. The collaboration is intended to include … Continue reading

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