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Wednesday, November 24, 2021

Henry Woolf obituary by Irving Wardle

Actor, playwright, poet, teacher and lifelong friend of Harold PinterThe actor Henry Woolf, who has died aged 91 after a series of heart operations, was also a poet, playwright and teacher, …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 02:24PM
Friday, September 18, 2020

Eric Bentley obituary by Irving Wardle

Writer on drama and champion of Brecht who shared Shaw’s view that theatre should add to people’s livesThe first half of the life of Eric Bentley, who has died aged 103, constituted a cl…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 11:18AM
Thursday, August 10, 2017

Beryl King obituary by Irving Wardle

My friend Beryl King, who has died aged 90, was a theatrical all-rounder who broke into the theatre from secretarial school when, aged 17, she applied for a job at the Central School of Spee…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 01:54PM
Sunday, August 28, 2016

Liane Aukin obituary by Irving Wardle

Director, actor and writer who in later life turned her skills to psychotherapyLiane Aukin, who has died aged 80, is probably most widely remembered for casting and directing Alan Howard in …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 11:06AM
Friday, May 9, 2014

Charles Marowitz obituary by Irving Wardle

Founder of the Open Space theatre in London who launched the careers of major actorsCharles Marowitz, who has died from Parkinson's disease aged 80, was the most ferociously dedicated and mu…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 08:49AM

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