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RICHARD PASCO CBE (1926-2014)

Richard Pasco CBE: Distinguished stage actor who became a Vice-President of The J.B. Priestley Society / by Michael Nelson. Richard Pasco, the stage, film and television actor, has died at the age of 88.  He and his wife, the actress … Continue reading

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NINETY YEARS STRONG

Ruislip Dramatic Society is presenting When We Are Married at the Compass Theatre, Globe Avenue, Ickenham from 6 to 9 November. Vice-Chairman David Iggulden writes : ‘This is a particularly special show for our drama group as it launches our … 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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Priestley and the British Theatre: the J.B. Priestley Society Annual Lecture 2012

Professor Maggie Gale of the University of Manchester will explore Priestley’s rich contribution to the histories of British theatre in the annual J.B. Priestley Society lecture at the University of Bradford on Saturday 10 March 2012. Professor Gale, who has … Continue reading

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