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The Theatre: ''Women Aren't Angels (Strand)

... By Herbert Farjeon Women Aren't Angels Strand THIS farce by Vernon Sylvaine, in which characters, still further to brighten the dialogue, answer to such surnames as Butch, Bandle and Popday; in which ...

Published: Wednesday 30 April 1941
Newspaper: The Tatler
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 824 | Page: Page 8 | Tags: Illustrations  Review 

Myself at the Pictures: A Good War Film

... (A iixJL By James Agate A Good War Film IT was the Americans, I think, who invented that beautiful phrase sales resistance. Thus a publisher, instead of a brutal Can't get rid of a darned copy, ha ...

Published: Wednesday 23 April 1941
Newspaper: The Tatler
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1253 | Page: Page 6 | Tags: Photographs  Review 

The Theatre: Wednesday After The War (New)

... Wednesday After The War (New) By Herbert Farjeon ONE gathers from the theme or title song of this outstandingly unexhilarating musical production that by the Wed nesday After the War everything in the ...

Published: Wednesday 23 April 1941
Newspaper: The Tatler
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 845 | Page: Page 8 | Tags: Illustrations  Review 

The Theatre: Orchids and Onions (Comedy)

... By Herbert Farjeon Orchids and Onions (Comedy) ALTHOUGH there are quite a lot of people in this more or less intimate revue, it is really a one-man show, and that one man is George Doonan. When I firs ...

Published: Wednesday 16 April 1941
Newspaper: The Tatler
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 776 | Page: Page 8 | Tags: Illustrations  Review 

The Theatre: Rise Above It (Comedy)

... By Herbert Farjeon Rise Above It (Comedy) ENTER, cheek by jowl, the two Hermiones. The cheek being the cheek of Hermione Baddeley, the jowl being the jowl of Hermione Gingold; and the entertainment in ...

Published: Wednesday 18 June 1941
Newspaper: The Tatler
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 813 | Page: Page 8 | Tags: Illustrations  Review 

The Theatre: Actresses Will Happen (Apollo)

... Actresses Will Happen 99 Apollo By Herbert Farjeon TO complete the old saying, as modernised by Walter Ellis for the purposes of this farce, Actresses will happen in the best regulated families. And ...

Published: Wednesday 25 June 1941
Newspaper: The Tatler
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 742 | Page: Page 8 | Tags: Illustrations  Review 

Letter From America: The A.W.V.S

... The A.W.V.S. By Pamela Murray FROM Alaska to Kentucky the American Women's Voluntary Service is recruiting volunteers who will take civil defence and first aid courses; enrolling as drivers and helper ...

Published: Wednesday 25 June 1941
Newspaper: The Tatler
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1134 | Page: Page 17 | Tags: Photographs  Review 

The Theatre: La Traviata New Theatre

... By Herbert Farjeon La Traviata (New Theatre) THERE are so many classical operas I have never heard that it would be misleading to make a special feature of my previous ignorance of La Traviata, with w ...

Published: Wednesday 02 July 1941
Newspaper: The Tatler
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 772 | Page: Page 6 | Tags: Illustrations  Review 

The Theatre: King John New

... By Herbert Farjeon King John (New) THIS all-too-rarely acted play, toured by the Old Vic Company up north before they brought it to town, was an extremely happy choice: not only because it has the r ...

Published: Wednesday 23 July 1941
Newspaper: The Tatler
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 780 | Page: Page 8 | Tags: Illustrations  Review 

The Theatre

... By Herbert Farjeon The New Ambassadors Revue (Ambassadors) NEARLY all the clever people in this lively, erratic revue-- and there are plenty of clever people in it-- have less to do than their clevern ...

Published: Wednesday 30 July 1941
Newspaper: The Tatler
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 797 | Page: Page 8 | Tags: Illustrations  Review 

The Theatre: Close Quarters (Apollo)

... By Herbert Farjeon Close Quarters (Apollo) THE characters in the order of their appearance are Liesa Bergmann and Gustav Bergmann. In other words, there are only two, so that it is clear from the word ...

Published: Wednesday 13 August 1941
Newspaper: The Tatler
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 739 | Page: Page 8 | Tags: Illustrations  Review 

The Theatre: Quiet Week-end (Wyndham's)

... By Herbert Farjeon Quiet Week-end (Wyndham's) WHEN Turgenev says A Month in the Country, we know that he means a month in the country, and a month in the country it is. But when Esther McCracken (who ...

Published: Wednesday 06 August 1941
Newspaper: The Tatler
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 736 | Page: Page 8 | Tags: Illustrations  Review