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COTTAGE TO LET: AT WYNDHAM'S THEATRE

... COTTAGE TO LET AT WYNDHAM'S THEATRE By ANTHONY COOKMAN IT is entirely reasonable to fight shy of topical plays. Like Coronation pic tures or Jubilee marches or Corn Law rhymes, they are apt to be bad ...

Published: Wednesday 31 July 1940
Newspaper: The Tatler
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 704 | Page: Page 16 | Tags: Illustrations  Review 

THE CINEMA: Exciting Bosh

... THE CINEMA By JAMES AGATE Exciting Bosh A MOK, a French film based on a novel by Stefan Zweig, banned by the Censor and now presented for adults only at the Academy, pretends to ask the question: Is a ...

Published: Wednesday 18 September 1940
Newspaper: The Tatler
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1085 | Page: Page 8 | Tags: Photographs  Review 

THE CINEMA: First Nights in the Country

... THE CINEMA By JAMES AGATE First Nights in the Country THEY have been working all day, hundreds of them, thousands of them. They come back from their work in droves, so noiselessly that unless I am sit ...

Published: Wednesday 30 October 1940
Newspaper: The Tatler
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1289 | Page: Page 6 | Tags: Photographs  Review 

The Cinema: English or French?

... TlC. _ English or French By James Agate ONE of my friends, a musical critic and a brilliant fellow, has one excessively annoying fault. He will never let you express admiration for a performance of so ...

Published: Wednesday 20 November 1940
Newspaper: The Tatler
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1196 | Page: Page 8 | Tags: Photographs  Review 

The Theatre: Panto and Ustinov (Players' Theatre)

... The Theatre Herbert Farjeon Panto and Ustinov (Players' Theatre) The Players' Theatre in Covent Garden, being a period theatre, has appropriately celebrated the Christmas season by presenting a peri ...

Published: Wednesday 10 January 1940
Newspaper: The Bystander
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 581 | Page: Page 11 | Tags: Cartoons  Review 

The Bystander Bookshelf: Cold Comfort Highbury

... The Bystander Bookshelf Cold Comfort Highbury V. S. Pritchett MISS STELLA GIBBONS and Miss Ruth Feiner are a skilful and comforting pair of romantic novel ists. Have a nice warm bath, they seem to s ...

Published: Wednesday 10 January 1940
Newspaper: The Bystander
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1235 | Page: Page 23 | Tags: Cartoons  Review 

The Theatre

... By Herbert Farjeon The Golden Cuckoo Duchess) THE action of this new comedy by Denis Johnston arises out of a very nice point. An editor com missions a contributor to write an obituary not ...

Published: Wednesday 17 January 1940
Newspaper: The Bystander
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 616 | Page: Page 12 | Tags: Illustrations  Review 

The Theatre: Funny Side Up (His Majesty's)

... The Theatre Herbert Farjeon Funny Side Up (His Majesty's) ENTERING His Majesty's Theatre- remarking that the painting of Sir Herbert Tree had been removed from the foyer and hurrying as fast as poss ...

Published: Wednesday 24 January 1940
Newspaper: The Bystander
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 557 | Page: Page 11 | Tags: Illustrations  Review 

Films of the Day: Chekhov à I'Américaine

... Films of the Day Chekhov à I'Américaine George Campbell MOST people-- I hope you 're not one of them-- are snobs about Shirley Temple. They laugh and cry at her pictures, and come out sneering. From t ...

Published: Wednesday 24 January 1940
Newspaper: The Bystander
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 959 | Page: Page 14 | Tags: Photographs  Review