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1960
Plays and Players January 1963
P&P/Jan 1960: cover-Evelyn Laye in THE AMOROUS PRAWN; Best Plays and Players of 1959, article on Falstaff; Scenes from TREASURE ISLAND (Bernard Miles), THE WORLD OF SUZIE WONG (Gary Raymond, Tsai Chin), ROSMERSHOLM (Eric Porter, Peggy Ashcroft), THE AMOROUS PRAWN (Evelyn Laye, Derek Nimmo), KOOKABURRA (Julia Shelley), AND SUDDENLY IT'S SPRING (Margaret Lockwood), RICHARD II/Old Vic (John Justin, George Baker, Robert Harris, Maggie Smith - review and 7 photos) etc.; text of THE RING OF TRUTH part 1 by Wynyard Browne [36pp, 8.5x11; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4
Plays and Players February 1968
P&P/Feb 1960: cover-Margaret Leighton in THE WRONG SIDE OF THE PARK [36pp, 8.5x11; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4
Plays and Players March 1963
P&P/Mch 1960: cover-Barbara Jefford as SAINT JOAN [36pp, 8.5x11; VG] £4
Plays and Players April 1968
P&P/Apr 1960: cover-Molly Picon, Chin Yu and Robert Morley in A MAJORITY OF ONE [36pp, 8.5x11; VG] £4
Plays and Players May 1960
P&P/May 1960: cover-Eric Porter & Denholm Elliott in TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA; 'O'Casey, Ireland's Exiled Genius', the new Cheltenham Everyman Theatre, 'Doctor Chekhov'; Scenes from LOOK ON TEMPESTS (Gladys Cooper, Vanessa Redgrave, Brewster Mason), THE GAZEBO (Moira Lister, Ian Carmichael), FOLLOW THAT GIRL (Susan Hampshire, Peter Gilmore, Patricia Routledge), INHERIT THE WIND (Andrew Cruickshank, Henry McCarthy, Daniel Moynihan), FLOWER DRUM SONG (Yau Shan Tung, Kevin Scott) etc.; text of ROOTS part 1 by Arnold Wesker [36pp, 8.5x11; VG] £4
Plays and Players June 1960
P&P/June 1960: cover-Alec Guinness in ROSS; Arnold Wesker's Modern Trilogy, Ionesco's Art of Derision; Scenes from RHINOCEROS (Laurence Olivier, Joan Plowright), Pitlochry Plays (Bridget Turner), WHAT EVERY WOMAN KNOWS/Old Vic (Maggie Smith, Fay Compton, Donald Houston), OVER THE BRIDGE (Sam Thompson, Colin Blakely), GREAT EXPECTATIONS (Gary Watson, Josephine Wilson), TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA and THE MERCHANT OF VENICE/Stratford (Eric Porter, Denholm Elliott, Derek Godfrey, Jack MacGrowan, Peter O'Toole, Dorothy Tutin) etc.; text of ROOTS part 2 by Arnold Wesker [36pp, 8.5x11; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4
Plays and Players July 1960
P&P/July 1960: cover-Dorothy Tutin & Derek Godfrey in TWELFTH NIGHT; article on THE LIFE OF GALILEO, 'Acting For The Future', Tomorrow's Lead: Alan Bates; Scenes from HENRY V/Old Vic (Donald Houston, Judi Dench), NED KELLY (Harry H.Corbett), THE MOST HAPPY FELLA (Inia Wiata), A PASSAGE TO INDIA (Zia Moyheddin, Dilys Hamlett), Pitlochry Plays (John Scarborough), ROSS (Alec Guinness, Harry Andrews, Geoffrey Keen) etc.; text of LOOK ON TEMPESTS part 1 by Joan Henry [36pp, 8.5x11; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4
Plays and Players August 1968
P&P/Aug 1960: cover-Alfred Lunt & Lynn Fontanne in THE VISIT; article on The Lunts, Fun at the Edinburgh Festival, Festival Drama at York, Oberammergau 1960; Scenes from TWELFTH NIGHT/Stratford (Dorothy Tutin, Eric Porter, Ian Richardson, Max Adrian), CANDIDA (Michael Denison, Dulcie Gray), THE LIFE OF GALILEO (Bernard Miles), EVERY MAN IN HIS HUMOUR/Stratford East (Victor Spinetti, Bob Grant), A MAN FOR ALL SEASONS (Paul Scofield, Leo McKern, Richard Leech) etc.; text of LOOK ON TEMPESTS part 2 by Joan Henry [36pp, 8.5x11; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4
Plays and Players September 1960
P&P/Sep 1960: cover-Peggy Ashcroft & Peter O'Toole in THE TAMING OF THE SHREW; Old Vic 1960-61 Season, article on Peter Potter; Scenes from Gala Night of 100 Stars/London Palladium (Flora Robson, Margaret Leighton, Jessie Matthews, Frankie Howerd, Sybil Thorndike, Paul Scofield, Joyce Grenfell, Michael and Vanessa Redgrave, Robert Morley, Peggy Mount), TAMING OF THE SHREW (Peter O'Toole, Peggy Ashcroft), MISS JULIE (Diane Cilento), THE VISIT (Alfred Lunt, Lynn Fontanne), OLIVER! (Ron Moody, Georgia Brown, Danny Sewell, Keith Hamshere) etc.; text of CHICKEN SOUP WITH BARLEY part 1 by Arnold Wesker [36pp, 8.5x11; slightly rumpled, else VG] (£4) SOLD
Plays and Players October 1960
P&P/Oct 1960: cover-John Gielgud in THE LAST JOKE; Articles on Paul Rubens, The Pembroke Theatre in the Round; Scenes from TROILUS AND CRESSIDA (Dorothy Tutin, Denholm Elliott, Eric Porter, Max Adrian, Patrick Allen, Dinsdale Landen), WAITING IN THE WINGS (Sybil Thorndike, Marie Lohr, Graham Payn), THE TIGER AND THE HORSE (Michael Redgrave, Vanessa Redgrave), AMERICAN DOUBLE BILL (Kenneth Haigh, Peter Sallis), SPARRERS CAN'T SING (Brian Murphy, Roy Kinnear), THE SEAGULL/Old Vic (Judith Anderson, Tony Britton, Tom Courtenay, Ann Bell) etc.; text of CHICKEN SOUP WITH BARLEY part 2 by Arnold Wesker [36pp, 8.5x11; slightly rumpled, else VG] £5
Plays and Players November 1960
P&P/Nov 1960: cover-John Stride & Judi Dench in ROMEO AND JULIET; Theatre in the '20s and '30s, The Shape of Theatres to Come, article about Robert Bolt; Scenes from THE NAKED ISLAND (John Neville, Charles Kay), THE WINTER'S TALE/Stratford (Eric Porter, Peggy Ashcroft), BILLY LIAR (Albert Finney), MISTER JOHNSON (Johnny Sekka), LADY BARKER'S LAST APPEARANCE (Cruys Voorbergh, Peggy Thorpe Bates), THE LAST JOKE (John Gielgud, Ralph Richardson, Ernest Thesiger, Anna Massey) etc.; text of I'M TALKING ABOUT JERUSALEM part 1 by Arnold Wesker [36pp, 8.5x11; minor marks, slightly rumpled, else VG] £4
Plays and Players December 1960
P&P/Dec 1960: cover-Wendy Hiller & Diana Wynyard in TOYS IN THE ATTIC; Shakespeare Memorial Theatre at the Aldwych, Early Actors on Film; Scenes from PLATONOV (Rex Harrison, Ronald Barker, Rachel Roberts), TOYS IN THE ATTIC (Diana Wynyard, Wendy Hiller, Coral Browne), LOOK HOMEWARD, ANGEL (Andrew Cruickshank, Mary Ellis), MR.BURKE M.P. (Ron Pember, Peter Clegg), ROMEO AND JULIET/Old Vic (Judi Dench, John Stride, Peggy Mount), MARY STUART/Old Vic (Gwen Watford, Valerie Taylor) etc.; text of I'M TALKING ABOUT JERUSALEM part 2 by Arnold Wesker [36pp, 8.5x11; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4

1961
Plays and Players January 1961
P&P/Jan 1961: cover-Peggy Ashcroft & Eric Porter in THE DUCHESS OF MALFI; Best Plays and Players of 1960, article on Stage Lighting, article on John Mortimer, Hutchinson Scott (designer), Actors 1960; Scenes from PROGRESS TO THE PARK (Billie Whitelaw, Tom Bell), THE PLAYBOY OF THE WESTERN WORLD (Donal Donnelly, Siobhan McKenna), SHE STOOPS TO CONQUER/Old Vic (Judi Dench, Peggy Mount, Tommy Steele) etc.; text of THE WRONG SIDE OF THE PARK part 1 by John Mortimer [36pp, 8.5x11; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4
Plays and Players February 1961
P&P/Feb 1961: cover-Leslie Caron in ONDINE; George Devine, Donald McWhinnie on THE DUCHESS OF MALFI; Scenes from A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM/Old Vic (Judi Dench, Barbara Leigh-Hunt, Douglas Campbell, Gwen Watford), THE LION IN LOVE (Patricia Burke), TWELFTH NIGHT/Aldwych (Dorothy Tutin, Eric Porter), CHIN-CHIN (Anthony Quayle, Celia Johnson), Christmas Shows in London (Juliet Mills, John Slater), THE DUCHESS OF MALFI/Aldwych (Peggy Ashcroft, Eric Porter, Derek Godfrey, Max Adrian, Patrick Wymark) etc.; text of THE WRONG SIDE OF THE PARK part 2 by John Mortimer [36pp, 8.5x11; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4
Plays and Players March 1961
P&P/Mch 1961: cover-Emlyn Williams in THREE; article on Ibsen, article on Marvin Kane, Old Vic's Tour to Moscow, Stratford's 1961 Season; Scenes from THREE (Emlyn Williams, Wendy Craig), FAIRY TALES OF NEW YORK (Barry Foster, Susan Hampshire), CRIME ON GOAT ISLAND (Ellen Pollock, David Ritch), ONDINE/Aldwych (Leslie Caron, Richard Johnson, Ian Holm, Derek Godfrey, Gwen Ffrangcon-Davies, Eric Porter) etc. text of BILLY LIAR part 1 by Keith Waterhouse & Willis Hall [36pp, 8.5x11; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4
Plays and Players April 1961
P&P/Apr 1961: cover-John Stride & Robert Harris in HENRY IV PT.I; Tony Richardson on THE CHANGELING, Sean Kenny on Stage Design; Scenes from KING KONG (Nathan Mdedle), STOP IT WHOEVER YOU ARE (Wilfred Brambell, Rosamund Greenwood, Arthur Lowe), THE CHANGELING/Royal Court (Mary Ure, Robert Shaw, Jeremy Brett, Zoe Caldwell), THE CONNECTION (Warren Finnerty), THE DEVILS/Aldwych (Dorothy Tutin, Richard Johnson, Ian Holm, Max Adrian, Derek Godfrey); text of BILLY LIAR part 2 by Keith Waterhouse & Willis Hall [36pp, 8.5x11; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4
Plays and Players May 1961
P&P/May 1961: cover-Maggie Smith & Alan Badel in THE REHEARSAL; National Theatre Plans, Theatre Design; Scenes from THE LADY FROM THE SEA (Vanessa Redgrave, John Neville, Margaret Leighton, Andrew Cruickshank), HENRY IV PT.I/Old Vic (Douglas Campbell, John Stride, Tony Britton, Robert Harris), THE MIRACLE WORKER (Anna Massey, Janina Faye), THE MUSIC MAN (Van Johnson, Patricia Lambert, Denis Waterman) etc; text of A MAN FOR ALL SEASONS part 1 by Robert Bolt [36pp, 8.5x11; slightly rumpled, else VG] (£4) SOLD
Plays and Players June 1961
P&P/Jun 1961: cover-Geraldine McEwan & Ian Bannen in HAMLET; article on Sartre's ALTONA, Shakespeare on disc, Italian Theatre Today, Manchester's Library Theatre; Scenes from ON THE BRIGHTER SIDE (Stanley Baxter, Ronnie Barker, Betty Marsden), BELLE (George Benson, Rose Hill), ALTONA (Nigel Stock, Diane Cilento, Claire Bloom, Kenneth Haigh), TWELFTH NIGHT/Old Vic (Barbara Jefford, Alec McCowen), THE TENTH MAN (David Kossoff), HAMLET/Stratford (Ian Bannen, Peter McEnery), MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING/Stratford (Christopher Plummer, Geraldine McEwan) etc.; text of A MAN FOR ALL SEASONS part 2 by Robert Bolt [40pp, 8.5x11; slightly rumpled, else VG] (£4) SOLD
Plays and Players July 1961
P&P/Jul 1961: cover-Barbara Leigh-Hunt & Robert Harris in THE MERCHANT OF VENICE; article on Roger Blin, Michael Croft of the National Youth Theatre, article on Alun Owen, Review of BEYOND THE FRINGE; Scenes from MERCHANT OF VENICE/Old Vic (Robert Harris, Barbara Leigh-Hunt), THE ANDERSONVILLE TRIAL (Maurice Denham), THE SOUND OF MUSIC (Jean Bayless, Roger Dann, Constance Shacklock), CELEBRATION (Jeremy Kemp, Michael Williams, Robert Lang), Pitlochry Plays (Iain Cuthbertson, Brian Cant, Mollie Sugden), RICHARD III/Stratford (Christopher Plummer, Edith Evans, Eric Porter) etc.; text of PROGRESS TO THE PARK part 1 by Alun Owen [40pp, 8.5x11; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4
Plays and Players August 1961
P&P/Aug 1961: cover-Albert Finney in LUTHER; Peter Cook on BEYOND THE FRINGE, article on Planning Adaptable Theatre, TWELFTH NIGHT on disc; Scenes from THE KITCHEN in rehearsal (Arnold Wesker, John Dexter, George Devine), BYE BYE BIRDIE (Peter Marshall, Chita Rivera, Angela Baddeley), THE KITCHEN (Robert Stephens), Pitlochry Plays (Iain Cuthbertson, Charmian Eyre), AS YOU LIKE IT/Stratford (Vanessa Redgrave, Ian Bannen, Max Adrian, Colin Blakely, Ian Richardson) etc.; text of PROGRESS TO THE PARK part 2 by Alun Owen [40pp, 8.5x11; two light vertical bends, else VG] £4
Plays and Players September 1961
P&P/Sep 1961: cover-Eric Porter & Christopher Plummer in BECKET; Peter Coe on the Habimah Theatre, article on Christopher Plummer, Frank Dunlop on THE BISHOP'S BONFIRE, Closure of Provincial Theatres; Scenes from LUTHER (Albert Finney), THE BISHOP'S BONFIRE (Terry Scully, Annette Crosby), GOODNIGHT MRS.PUFFIN (Irene Handl, Jack Allen), STOP THE WORLD (Anthony Newley, Anna Quayle), BECKET (Eric Porter, Christopher Plummer, Diana Rigg, Ian Holm) etc.; text of SERJEANT MUSGRAVE'S DANCE part 1 by John Arden [40pp, 8.5x11; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4
Plays and Players October 1961
P&P/Oct 1961: cover-Paul Daneman as DR.FAUSTUS; article on Christopher Marlowe, Disley Jones' designs for BONNE SOUPE, article on Stage Musicals, Edinburgh Festival Drama; Scenes from ONE FOR THE POT (Brian Rix, Terry Scott), 'TIS PITY SHE'S A WHORE (John Woodvine), GUILTY PARTY (Donald Sinden), ROMEO AND JULIET/Stratford (Dorothy Tutin, Edith Evans, Brian Murray, Max Adrian) etc.; text of SERJEANT MUSGRAVE'S DANCE part 2 by John Arden [40pp, 8.5x11; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4
Plays and Players November 1961
P&P/Nov 1961: cover-Vanessa Redgrave & Derek Godfrey in THE TAMING OF THE SHREW; The Dublin Theatre Festival, Minos Volanakis on THE ORESTEIA; Scenes from OTHELLO/Stratford (John Gielgud), THE TAMING OF THE SHREW/Stratford (Vanessa Redgrave, Derek Godfrey), THE AFFAIR (John Clements, Alan Dobie), DR.FAUSTUS/Old Vic (Paul Daneman), KING JOHN/Old Vic (Maurice Denham, Rosalind Atkinson) etc.; text of AUGUST FOR THE PEOPLE Act I by Nigel Dennis [40pp, 8.5x11; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4
Plays and Players December 1961
P&P/Dec 1961: cover-Perlita Neilson and Roger Livesey in HEARTBREAK HOUSE; Interview with Edward Albee, Sean Kenny article, Ballet and Opera for Christmas; Scenes from THE ORESTEIA/Old Vic (Ronald Lewis), HEARTBREAK HOUSE (Roger Livesey, Judy Campbell), DO RE MI! (Max Bygraves), OTHELLO/Stratford (John Gielgud, Ian Bannen, Dorothy Tutin, Peggy Ashcroft) etc.; text of AUGUST FOR THE PEOPLE Act II by Nigel Dennis [40pp, 8.5x11; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4

1962
Plays and Players January 1962
P&P/Jan 1962: cover-Peggy Ashcroft in THE CHERRY ORCHARD; Tony Richardson, Charles Marowitz article, Theatre '61 by Caryl Brahms and Peter Roberts, G&S Ancient and Modern, Reviews; Scenes from THE CHERRY ORCHARD/RSC (Peggy Ashcroft, John Gielgud, Judi Dench, Dorothy Tutin), Old Vic Australia Tour (Vivien Leigh), MOURNING BECOMES ELEKTRA/Old Vic (Barbara Jefford, Sonia Dresdel, Stephen Moore), THE KEEP/Royal Court (Jessie Evans, Glyn Owen, Mervyn Johns), THE RIVALS/Pembroke (Fenella Fielding, Sylvia Sims); text of THE KITCHEN Part I (w.photos) by Arnold Wesker; regional round up etc. etc. [40pp, 8.5x11; slightly rumpled, else VG] £4
Plays and Players February 1962
P&P/Feb 1962: cover-Rita Tushingham and Corin Redgrave in A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM [40pp, 8.5x11; very slightly rumpled, else VG] £4
Plays and Players March 1962
P&P/Mch 1962: cover-Andrew Downie and Marion Studholme in H.M.S.PINAFORE [40pp, 8.5x11; very slightly rumpled, else VG] £6
Plays and Players April 1962
P&P/Apr 1962: cover-Eileen Atkins and Paul Daneman in RICHARD III [44pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players May 1962
P&P/May 1962: cover-Trevor Howard in TWO STARS FOR COMFORT [40pp, 8.5x11; VG] £4
Plays and Players June 1962
P&P/Jun 1962: cover-Hugh Futcher in CHIPS WITH EVERYTHING [52pp, 8.5x11; VG] £4
Plays and Players July 1962
P&P/Jul 1962: cover-BLITZ! [56pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players August 1962
P&P/Aug 1962: cover-SHAKESPEARE AT STRATFORD-UPON-AVON [68pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players September 1962
P&P/Sep 1962: cover-Laurence Olivier, Rosemary Harris, Athene Seyler and Joan Plowright at CHICHESTER; Scenes from THE CHANCES/Chichester (John Neville, Keith Michell, Rosemary Harris, Peter Woodthorpe, Joan Plowright, Athene Seyler - 6 photos) w.review, THE BROKEN HEART/Chichester (Laurence Olivier, Joan Greenwood, Keith Michell, John Neville, Rosemary Harris - 6 photos) w.review, UNCLE VANYA/Chichester (Laurence Olivier, Michael Redgrave, Joan Greenwood, Fay Compton, Andre Morrell, Sybil Thorndike - 6 photos) w.review, THE BLOOD OF THE BAMBURGS and UNDER PLAIN COVER/Royal Court (John Meillon, Graham Crowden, Anton Rodgers, Vivian Pickles, Ann Beach, Glyn Owen - 6 photos) w.reviews, CYMBELINE/RSC (Eric Porter, Patrick Allen, Vanessa Redgrave, Tom Fleming - 6 photos) w.review, WOMEN BEWARE WOMEN/RSC (Geoffrey Chater, Jeanne Hepple - photo), further reviews; full-page portrait of Vivian Pickles and John Meillon in THE BLOOD OF THE BAMBURGS; feature (w.photo) on Michael Elliot; feature (w.photos) on the new theatre at Chichester; four articles about Censorship (9 photos); article on the 1962 Spoleto Festival; Reports from New York, Paris; complete text of THE GINGER MAN by J.P.Donleavy (Richard Harris, Wendy Craig, Ronald Fraser - 3 photos) [68pp, 8.5x11; VG] £6
Plays and Players October 1962
P&P/Oct 1962: cover-Lotte Lenya in BRECHT ON BRECHT [68pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players November 1962
P&P/Nov 1962: cover-Richard Negri's Troll Designs for PEER GYNT [76pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players December 1962
P&P/Dec 1962: cover-THE MERCHANT OF VENICE/Old Vic [80pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5

1963
Plays and Players January 1963
P&P/Jan 1963: cover-Laurence Olivier in SEMI-DETACHED [72pp, 8.5x11; VG] £4
Plays and Players February 1963
P&P/Feb 1963: cover-STANISLAVSKY [68pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players March 1963
P&P/Mch 1963: cover-Cyril Cusack and Alan Webb in THE PHYSICISTS [68pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players April 1963
P&P/Apr 1963: cover-Peter O'Toole in BAAL [52pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players May 1963
P&P/May 1963: cover-Tommy Steele in KIPPS [52pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players Jun 1963
P&P/Jun 1963: cover-Lee Montague and Dilys Hamlett in MEASURE FOR MEASURE [52pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players July 1963
P&P/Jul 1963: cover-John Clements in THE MASTERS [52pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players August 1963
P&P/Aug 1963: cover-Joan Plowright in SAINT JOAN [52pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players September 1963
P&P/Sep 1963: cover-Peggy Ashcroft and Michael Craig in THE WARS OF THE ROSES/RSC [52pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players October 1963
P&P/Oct 1963: cover-Janet Suzman and Ian Holm in RICHARD III [52pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players November 1963
P&P/Nov 1963: cover-Alec Guinness in EXIT THE KING; Scenes from EXIT THE KING/Royal Court (Alec Guinness, Eileen Atkins, Graham Crowden - 3 photos w.review), THE LOVER and THE DWARFS/Arts Theatre (Vivien Merchant, John Hurt, Philip Bond, Scott Forbes - 4 photos w.review), MAN AND BOY/Queen's Theatre (Charles Boyer, Geoffrey Keen, Barry Justice, Jane Downs - 4 photos w.review), POWER OF PERSUASION/Garrick (John Mills, Anthony Quayle, Joyce Redman - 4 photos w.review); Actor Anonymous - the changing faces of Alec Guinness (w.8 photos), Grand National Night - opening of the National Theatre (w.4 designs), John Gielgud - Directing the Classics, What Children Want - Caryl Jenner on Childrens' Theatre at the Arts, Probe on Liverpool - the growth of drama in Liverpool, How to be an impresario by Peter Daubeny, Edinburgh 1963 - the first three weeks (w.6 photos); photos of Joan Miller and Andrew Cruickshank in A TOUCH OF THE POET, Fred Clark and Joan Bennett in NEVER TOO LATE, and Frankie Howerd in A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM etc. [52pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players December 1963
P&P/Dec 1963: cover-Peter O'Toole as HAMLET [52pp, 8.5x11; VG] (£5) SOLD

1964
Plays and Players January 1964
P&P/Jan 1964: cover-Edith Evans, Michael Bryant and Kenneth Williams in GENTLE JACK [52pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players February 1964
P&P/Feb 1964: cover-Robert Stephens and Laurence Olivier in THE RECRUITING OFFICER/NT [52pp, 8.5x11; VG] (£5) SOLD
Plays and Players March 1964
P&P/Mch 1964: cover-Joan Plowright in HOBSON'S CHOICE/NT [52pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players April 1964
P&P/Apr 1964: cover-WORLD THEATRE SEASON 1964 [52pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players May 1964
P&P/May 1964: cover-SHAKESPEARE 1564-1964 [52pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players June 1964
P&P/Jun 1964: cover-Hugh Griffith, Eric Porter and Ian Holm in HENRY IV/Stratford [44pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players July 1964
P&P/Jul 1964: cover-Michael Redgrave and Maggie Smith in THE MASTER BUILDER [44pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players August 1964
P&P/Aug 1964: cover-Colin Blakely and Robert Stephens in THE ROYAL HUNT OF THE SUN [40pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players September 1964
P&P/Sep 1964: cover-The Living Theatre Company in THE BRIG [40pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players October 1964
P&P/Oct 1964: cover-Glenda Jackson and Patrick Magee in THE PERSECUTION AND ASSASSINATION OF MARAT.../RSC [52pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players November 1964
P&P/Nov 1964: cover-Rachel Roberts in MAGGIE MAY, Nicol Williamson in INADMISSABLE EVIDENCE, and Elspeth Gray, John Barron and John Chapman in DIPLOMATIC BAGGAGE [52pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players December 1964
P&P/Dec 1964: cover-Derek Jacobi and Maggie Smith in HAY FEVER/NT [52pp, 8.5x11; VG] (£5) SOLD

1965
Plays and Players January 1965
P&P/Jan 1965: cover-Daniel Massey in JULIUS CAESAR [52pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players February 1965
P&P/Feb 1965: cover-Kenneth More and Millicent Martin in OUR MAN CRICHTON; Scenes from THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR/RSC at Aldwych (Clive Swift, Ian Richardson, Doris Hare, Patsy Byrne, Brenda Bruce - 3 photos w.review), OUR MAN CRICHTON (Kenneth More, George Benson, Millicent Martin - 3 photos w.review); reviews and photos of of CHAGANOG (Patsy Rowlands, George Ogilvie), BUSYBODY (Irene Handl), MAXIBULES (Max Adrian, Tim Preece, Sian Phillips), SON OF OBLOMOV (Spike Milligan, Peter Eyre, Bill Owen), LADY AUDLEY'S SECRET (Laurence Keane, Matyelok Gibbs, Geoffrey Atkinson, Ursula Jones); articles on Arthur Miller (w.photo), The 1964 Critics' Awards (w.photos), Who'd be an Actress in 1965? (inteviews with Sheila Allen, Lynn Redgrave, Cheryl Kennedy, Susannah York, Glenda Jackson, and Jennifer Hilary - 6 photos), Plays in Prison by Gordon Bowker (w.illustrations by Ralph Steadman); photo of Jack MacGowran in WAITING FOR GODOT/Royal Court; full-page photo of Colin Blakely as Pizarro in THE ROYAL HUNT OF THE SUN; full text of YOU'LL COME TO LOVE YOUR SPERM TEST by John Antrobus; and much else [52pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players March 1965
P&P/Mch 1965: cover-Jeanne Hepple and Colin Blakely in THE CRUCIBLE [52pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players April 1965
P&P/Apr 1965: cover-Maggie Smith in MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING [52pp, 8.5x11; VG] (£5) SOLD
Plays and Players May 1965
P&P/May 1965: cover-Mark Hardy, Sandra Boize, Nicholas Chagrin and David Eccles in NIGHT OF THE IGUANA [52pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players June 1965
P&P/Jun 1965: cover-Eric Porter in THE MERCHANT OF VENICE and THE JEW OF MALTA [52pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players July 1965
P&P/Jul 1965: cover-Madge Ryan in MOTHER COURAGE/NT [52pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players August 1965
P&P/Aug 1965: cover-Wendy Craig and Peter O'Toole in RIDE A COCK HORSE [52pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players September 1965
P&P/Sep 1965: cover-Paul Scofield as TIMON OF ATHENS [52pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players October 1965
P&P/Oct 1965: cover-David Warner as HAMLET [52pp, 8.5x11; slightly rumpled, else VG] £5
Plays and Players November 1965
P&P/Nov 1965: cover-John Gielgud, Yvonne Mitchell and Claire Bloom in IVANOV [52pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players December 1965
P&P/Dec 1965: cover-Laurence Olivier in LOVE FOR LOVE [52pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5

1966

From January 1966, 'Plays and Players' incorporated 'Theatre World', which ceased publication as a separate magazine.
Plays and Players January 1966
P&P/Jan 1966: cover-Mary Martin in HELLO DOLLY [72pp, 8.4x10.8; VG] £5
Plays and Players February 1966
P&P/Feb 1966: cover-Michael Denison, Dulcie Gray, Roger Livesey, Richard Todd etc. in AN IDEAL HUSBAND; Scenes from HELLO, DOLLY! (Mary Martin), HAMLET/RSC (David Warner, Janet Suzman), TWANG! (Barbara Windsor, Bernard Bresslaw), AN IDEAL HUSBAND (Michael Denison, Dulcie Gray etc.), CHARLIE GIRL (Anna Neagle), SERJEANT MUSGRAVE'S DANCE (Iain Cuthbertson), Plays for Children at Christmas, 1965 Theatre Awards, Acting in the Sixties, 'Contemporary Theatre Criticism', John Betjeman on 'British Music Hall', Ivor Brown on 'The Actor's Changing Role in Society' etc.; text of THE CRESTA RUN by N.F.Simpson [72pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players March 1966
P&P/Mch 1966: cover-Paul Scofield in THE GOVERNMENT INSPECTOR; Scenes from YOU NEVER CAN TELL (Ralph Richardson, Harry Andrews, Keith Baxter), THE GOVERNMENT INSPECTOR (Paul Scofield), A CHASTE MAID IN CHEAPSIDE (John Castle, Ronald Pickup), INCIDENT AT VICHY (Alec Guinness, Anthony Quayle), Simon Trussler on 'The Shaw Revival', London Theatre 1916, 'Translator's Dilemma', William Gaskill on the late George Devine, Ivor Brown on 'The Theatre of Oscar Wilde', 'Gentleman Johnny Burgoyne' etc.; text of HOW'S THE WORLD TREATING YOU? [76pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players April 1966
P&P/Apr 1966: cover-Geraldine McEwan in A FLEA IN HER EAR; Scenes from A FLEA IN HER EAR (Geraldine McEwan, Albert Finney), LITTLE MALCOLM (John Hurt, Rodney Bewes), ARSENIC AND OLD LACE (Sybil Thorndike, Athene Seyler, Richard Briers), World Theatre Season, 'The Truth About TWANG!', 'London's Buskers', London Theatre 1921, Ivor Brown on 'Children in the Theatre', etc.; text of LITTLE MALCOLM AND HIS STRUGGLE AGAINST THE EUNUCHS [76pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players May 1966
P&P/May 1966: cover-Barbra Streisand in FUNNY GIRL; Scenes from THE MATCHGIRLS (Julia Sutton - 6 photos), MISS JULIE and BLACK COMEDY (Albert Finney, Derek Jacobi, Maggie Smith - 4 photos), THE OWL AND THE PUSSYCAT (Anton Rogers - 3 photos), THE BEAVER COAT (Peggy Mount - 4 photos); large photo of Alexis Minotis as OEDIPUS REX in the Greek National Theatre production at the Aldwych World Theatre Season; extensive articles: Who's For Revue? (w.photos of Kenneth Williams and Patricia Routledge), The Truth About TWANG! (3 photos), Tyrone Guthrie on Theatre in the Television Age, Actresses in the Early English Theatre, Pinter in Paris, London Theatre 1926 (4 photos), Drama in Court - Act One (prosecution of SAVED) etc.; complete text of A LILY IN LITTLE INDIA by Donald Howarth [76pp, 8.5x11; VG] (£5) SOLD
Plays and Players June 1966
P&P/Jun 1966: cover-Colin Blakely & Joyce Redman in JUNO AND THE PAYCOCK; Scenes from THE IDIOT (Leningrad Gorki Theatre), FUNNY GIRL (Barbra Streisand, Michael Craig), THE ANNIVERSARY (Michael Crawford, Sheila Hancock), THE VOYSEY INHERITANCE (Avril Elgar, John Castle), HENRY IV/Stratford (Tony Church, Ian Holm), MOLIERE DOUBLE BILL (Bernard Miles), JUNO AND THE PAYCOCK (Colin Blakely, Joyce Redman), A SONG AT TWILIGHT (Noel Coward, Lilli Palmer, Irene Worth), World Theatre Season, John Clements at Chichester, Iain Cuthbertson on forthcoming UBU ROI, Simon Trussler on 'Farce', London Theatre 1931, Ivor Brown on 'The Theatre Curtain' etc.; text of EVENTS WHILE GUARDING THE BOFORS GUN by John McGrath [76pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players July 1966
P&P/Jul 1966: cover-Danny La Rue in COME SPY WITH ME; Scenes from THE CLANDESTINE MARRIAGE (Alastair Sim), THEIR VERY OLD AND GOLDEN CITY (Ian McKellen), TANGO (Peter Jeffrey, !Trevor Nunn!), World Theatre Season, NOEL COWARD DOUBLE BILL(Noel Coward, Lilli Palmer, Irene Worth), THE PRIME OF MISS JEAN BRODIE (Vanessa Redgrave), COME SPY WITH ME (Danny La Rue, Barbara Windsor), THE DOCTOR'S DILEMMA (Max Adrian, Eleanor Bron), HELLO, DOLLY! (Dora Bryan), History of Drag w.8 photos, Ivor Brown on 'Fools', London Theatre 1936 etc.; text of THE FIGHTING COCK by Jean Anouilh [76pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players August 1966
P&P/Aug 1966: cover-Jeannie Carson in STRIKE A LIGHT [76pp, 8.4x10.8; VG] £5
Plays and Players September 1966
P&P/Sep 1966: cover-Max Wall in UBU ROI [76pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players October 1966
P&P/Oct 1966: cover-John Clements and company in MACBETH [76pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players November 1966
P&P/Nov 1966: cover-Ron Moody in JOEY JOEY [76pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players December 1966
P&P/Dec 1966: cover-Coral Browne and Wilfrid Hyde White in LADY WINDERMERE'S FAN [76pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5

1967
Plays and Players January 1967
P&P/Jan 1967: cover-John Hurt, Sheila Allen and David Waller in BELCHER'S LUCK/RSC; Scenes from STAIRCASE/Aldwych (Paul Scofield, Patrick Magee - 4 photos and review), JUSTICE IS A WOMAN/Vaudeville (Constance Cummings, David Langton, Joyce Heron, Naunton Wayne - 4 photos and review), MAN OF MAGIC/Piccadilly (Stuart Damon as Houdini, Stubby Kaye, Judith Bruce, Colin Welland, Gaye Brown - 5 photos and review), WAY OUT IN PICCADILLY/Prince of Wales (Cilla Black, Frankie Howerd, Linda Gray - 4 photos and review), BELCHER'S LUCK/Aldwych (John Hurt, Sebastian Shaw, David Waller, Helen Fraser - 5 photos and review), THE IMPOSSIBLE YEARS/Cambridge (David Tomlinson, Sandra Fair, Gabrielle Downey, Joyce Cummings, Hazel Douglas - 3 photos and review), THE GENERALS' TEA PARTY/Cochrane (Richard Murdoch, Gwen Nelson, Duncan Livingstone, Virginia Wetherell - 3 photos and review); reviews of FILL THE STAGE WITH HAPPY HOURS/Nottingham, THE FIGHTING COCK/Duke of York's, THE SILENCE OF LEE HARVEY OSWALD/Hampstead, ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA/Nottingham, THE MOUNTAIN CHORUS/New Arts, LOOT/Criterion; The Actor and Vietnam - Peter Brook on US, Peter Gill on his production of THE SOLDIER'S FORTUNE/Royal Court, extract from Robert Morley: Responsible Gentleman; full text of STAIRCASE by Charles Dyer [76pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players February 1967
P&P/Feb 1967: cover-Polly Adams, Dulcie Gray, Robert Flemyng and Michael Dennison in ON APPROVAL; Scenes from THE LION AND THE JEWEL/Royal Court (Hannah Bright-Taylor, Femi Euba, Lionel Ngakane - 4 photos and review), ON APPROVAL/St.Martin's (Michael Denison, Robert Flemyng, Polly Adams, Dulcie Gray - 6 photos and review), THE ROYAL HUNT OF THE SUN/Old Vic (Paul Curran - photo and review), THE PRIME OF MISS JEAN BRODIE/Wyndhams (Anna Massey - photo and review), THE HOMECOMING/Aldwych (Michael Craig - photo and review), AN IDEAL HUSBAND/Garrick (Michael Goodliffe, Joyce Carey - photo and review), MACBETH/Royal Court (Susan Engel, Michael Roeves - photo and review), THE MOUSETRAP/Ambassadors (Valerie Hermanni, David Pinner - photo and review); Plays and Players 1966 Awards; They Must Be Joking (interview with Thora Hird, Frankie Howerd, Kenneth Williams and Warren Mitchell, w.4 photos); extract from Robert Morley: Responsible Gentleman; full text of BELCHER'S LUCK by David Mercer [76pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players March 1967
P&P/Mch 1967: cover-THE SOLDIER'S FORTUNE/Royal Court; Scenes from AFTER THE RAIN/Duchess (Alec McCowen, Barbara Young, William Marlowe, Alan MacNaughtan - photo and review), THE SOLDIER'S FORTUNE/Royal Court (Arthur Lowe, Maurice Roeves, Charles Thomas, Wallas Eaton, Sheila Hancock, Elizabeth Bell - 5 photos and review), THE PROMISE/Fortune (Judi Dench, Ian McShane, Ian McKellen - 4 photos and review), VOLPONE/Garrick (Leo McKern, Zia Mohyeddin, Nan Munro, James Grout, Leonard Rossiter, Maureen O'Brien - 5 photos and review), N.U.S. Drama Festival/Garrick (4 photos and review), THE VIADUCT/Guildford (Sybil Thorndike, Max Adrian - photo and review); Frank Hauser on THE PROMISE; The Milkman Cometh (interview with Topol - w.photo); Ronald Hayman on the One Man Show (w.5 photos); Not A Job For Vagabonds - interview with Peter Cheeseman; extract from Robert Morley: Responsible Gentleman; full text of THE PROMISE by Aleksei Arbuzov [76pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players April 1967
P&P/Apr 1967: cover-Topol and Miriam Karlin in FIDDLER ON THE ROOF; Scenes from THE JUDGE (Patrick Wymark - photo), FIDDLER ON THE ROOF/Her Majesty's (Topol, Miriam Karlin - 5 photos and review), 110 IN THE SHADE/Palace (Inga Swenson, George Hancock, Ivor Emmanuel - 7 photos and review), THE DANCE OF DEATH/National Theatre at the Old Vic (Laurence Olivier, Robert Stephens, Geraldine McEwan - 9 photos and review), THE SACRED FLAME/Duke of York's (Wendy Hiller, Gladys Cooper, Terence Longdon, John Merivale - 4 photos and review), TRIFLES AND TOMFOOLERIES/Mermaid (Moira Redmond, Murray Melvin - photo and review), JUST GOOD FRIENDS/Adeline Genee (Howard Goorney, Roy Kinnear - photo and review); Children At Play - a report on the child actor by Michael Billington (7 photos), World Theatre Season etc.; full text of WILL SOMEBODY PLEASE SAY SOMETHING? by David Baxter [68pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players May 1967
P&P/May 1967: cover-Laurence Olivier in THE DANCE OF DEATH/NT; Scenes from RELATIVELY SPEAKING/Duke of York's (Michael Hordern, Jennifer Hilary - photo), THE JUDGE/Cambridge (Patrick Wymark, Ernest Clark, Richard Warner, Patience Collier, Jacqueline Pearce, Michael Pennington, Alan Foss - 5 photos and review), CACTUS FLOWER/Lyric (Tony Britton, Natasha Pyne, Margaret Leighton, Roger Delgado, Robin Culver - 4 photos and review), THE DAUGHTER-IN-LAW/Royal Court (Mike Pratt, Victor Henry, Anne Dyson, Judy Parfitt - 4 photos and review), HOWARD'S END/New (Gwen Watford, Gemma Jones, Joyce Carey, Michael Goodliffe, Michael Culver, Geoffrey Kenton, Andrew Ray, Carmel McSharry - 4 photos and review), HAPPY FAMILY/St.Martin's (Robert Flemyng, Gillian Rayne - 3 photos and review), STAND BY YOUR BEDOUIN/Garrick (Brian Rix, Helen Jessop, Alan Tilvern, Bill Treacher, Leo Franklin, Dennis Ramsden, Anna Dawson - 4 photos and review), THE BURGLAR/Vaudeville (Jim Dale, Sian Phillips, Gerald Flood, James Villiers - 4 photos and review), THE DIARY OF A MADMAN/Duchess (Nicol Williamson - photo and review), MACBIRD/New York (Stacy Keach, William Levane, Dalton Dearborn, Rue McClavahon - 6 photos and review); Pavement Artists - New York's Bread and Puppet Theatre (w.photo), World Theatre Season, Galsworthy - Yesterday's Protest Playwright by Ivor Brown (w.3 photos); complete text of HAPPY FAMILY by Giles Cooper [68pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players June 1967
P&P/Jun 1967: cover-John Stride and Edward Petherbridge in ROSENCRANTZ AND GUILDENSTERN ARE DEAD/NT; Scenes from ROSENCRANTZ AND GUILDENSTERN ARE DEAD/National Theatre at the Old Vic (John Stride, Edward Petherbridge, Graham Crowden, John McEnery, Kenneth Mackintosh, Alan Adams - 6 photos and review), THE TAMING OF THE SHREW and CORIOLANUS/RSC (Janet Suzman, Michael Williams, Patrick Stewart, Morgan Sheppard, Donald Burton, June Watts, Ian Richardson, Patrick O'Connell, Brewster Mason, Nicholas Selby, Clive Swift, Catherine Lacey, Clare Kelly, Estelle Kohler - 9 photos and reviews), GETTING MARRIED/Strand (Googie Withers, Ian Carmichael, Hugh Williams, Moira Lister, Perlita Neilson, Raymond Huntley, Margaret Rawlings, Esmond Knight, Timothy Carlton - 4 photos and review), WORLD WAR 2 1/2/New (Sarah Miles, Roy Dotrice - 5 photos and review), RELATIVELY SPEAKING/Duke of York's (Michael Hordern, Richard Briers, Celia Johnson, Jennifer Hilary - 4 photos and review), THREE SISTERS/Royal Court (Marianne Faithful, Avril Elgar, Glenda Jackson - 3 photos and review), FALLEN ANGELS/Vaudeville (Constance Cummings, Joan Greenwood - photo and review), UPROAR IN THE HOUSE/Garrick (Brian Rix, Wendy Padbury, Dennis Ramsden, Anna Dawson - photo and review); complete text of THE DAUGHTER-IN-LAW by D.H.Lawrence [60pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players July 1967
P&P/Jul 1967: cover-THE FARMER'S WIFE at Chichester; Scenes from BEWARE OF THE DOG/St.Martin's (John Neville, Ann Bell - photo), IN THE PICTURE/Mayfair (Graham James, Barbara Halliwell, Sally Smith, Ray Davis - 4 photos and review), EURIPIDES AT THE MERMAID/Mermaid (Josephine Wilson, Stephen Moore, Beatrix Lehmann, Michele Dotrice - 4 photos and review), THE DESERT SONG/Palace (Patricia Michael, John Hanson, Tony Hughes, Lita Scott - 5 photos and review), THE DEADLY GAME/Savoy (Leslie Phillips, Wilfred Brambell, John G Heller, Ronald Adam, Ernest Milton, Stephen Murray - 4 photos and review), HORIZONTAL HOLD/Comedy (Viola Lyel, Moira Redmond, Derek Godfrey, Richard Leech, Yvonne Mitchell - 4 photos and review); World Theatre Season; complete text of DINGO by Charles Wood [62pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players August 1967
P&P/Aug 1967: cover-Peggy Ashcroft and John Castle in GHOSTS; Scenes from GHOSTS/RSC (Peggy Ashcroft, Clifford Rose, David Waller, Chloe Ashcroft, John Castle - 5 photos and review), THE FARMER'S WIFE/Chichester (Bob Hornery, Michael Aldridge, Diana Churchill, Janie Booth, Edward Higgins, Margaret Courtenay, Kathleen Worth, David Woodcock, Irene Handl, Sarah Badel, John Standing, Doris Hare, Bill Fraser - 5 photos and review), THE BEAUX' STRATAGEM/Chichester (Fenella Fielding, Anton Rodgers, John Standing, Maureen O'Brien, Bill Fraser, Margaret Courtenay - 5 photos and review), ALL'S WELL THAT ENDS WELL/RSC (Estelle Kohler, Sebastian Shaw, Ian Richardson, Catherine Lacey, Helen Mirren, Elizabeth Spriggs, Clive Swift - 4 photos and review), AS YOU LIKE IT/RSC (Michael Williams, Roy Kinnear, Richard Simpson, Patrick Stewart, Dorothy Tutin - 4 photos and review), BEWARE OF THE DOG/St.Martin's (John Neville, Ann Bell, Geoffrey Whitehead, Daphne Goddard - 4 photos and review); Peter Terson and The Mighty Reservoy by Peter Cheeseman; text of THE MIGHTY RESERVOY by Peter Terson [52pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players September 1967
P&P/Sep 1967: cover-John Clements and Irene Worth in HEARTBREAK HOUSE; Scenes from THREE SISTERS/National Theatre at the Old Vic (Joan Plowright, Louise Purnell, Jeanne Watts, Derek Jacobi, Paul Curran, Robert Stephens, Anthony Hopkins, Harry Lomax - 5 photos and review), HEARTBREAK HOUSE/Chichester (Irene Worth, John Clements, Carl Bernard, Michael Aldridge, David Bird, Sarah Badel, Doris Hare, Diana Churchill, Anton Rodgers, Bill Fraser - 4 photos and review), LITTLE MURDERS/RSC (Derek Smith, Brenda Bruce, Barbara Jefford, Derek Godfrey, John Allison, Roland Curran, David Healy - 5 photos and review), A DAY IN THE DEATH OF JOE EGG/Comedy (Joe Melia, Zena Walker, Joan Hickson, Elaine Mileham - 3 photos and review), CYRANO DE BERGERAC/Regent's Park (Christopher Gable, David Buck - photo and review), LET SLEEPING WIVES LIE/Garrick (Leslie Crowther, Elspet Gray, Brian Rix - photo and review); John Shepherd and Anthony Hopkins on their approach to acting (w.2 photos), double-page spread on Vivien Leigh (w.12 character portraits), Writing For The Stage by Keith Dewhurst, Peter Nichols and David Storey (w.3 photos); text of NEIGHBOURS by James Saunders [52pp, 8.5x11; VG] (£5) SOLD
Plays and Players October 1967
P&P/Oct 1967: cover-Donald Pleasence in THE MAN IN THE GLASS BOOTH; Scenes from MACBETH/RSC (Paul Scofield, Vivien Merchant, Ted Valentine, David Weston, William Eedle, Sebastian Shaw, Ian Richardson, Elizabeth Spriggs, Catherine Lacey, Clare Kelly - 5 photos and review), AMERICA HURRAH/Royal Court (Ronnie Gilbert, Cynthia Harris, Joyce Aaron, James Barbosa, Henry Calvert, Brenda Smiley, Bill Macy, John Kramer - 2 photos and review), AN ITALIAN STRAW HAT/Chichester (Anton Rogers, Sarah Badel, Michael Aldridge, Carl Bernard, David Bird, Fenella Fielding, Bill Fraser - 5 photos and review), THE MAN IN THE GLASS BOOTH/St.Martin's (Donald Pleasence, Mark Heath, Yootha Joyce - 4 photos and review), ZIGGER ZAGGER/NYT (Nigel Humphries, Robert Eaton, Jennifer Galloway - 2 photos and review), THE RELAPSE/RSC (Donald Sinden, Janet Suzman, Alan Howard, David Waller, Donald Burton, Susan Fleetwood - 5 photos and review), THE FIGHT FOR BARBARA/Mermaid (Adrienne Corri, Stephen Moore - photo and review); reviews of THE FLIP SIDE/Apollo, SIGN HERE, PLEASE/Whitehall, AS YOU LIKE IT/RSC, SCHOOL FOR WIVES/Hampstead, THE TAMING OF THE SHREW/RSC, and THE SUBJECT WAS ROSES/Harrogate; article: In The Workshop (by Peter Ansorge), letters etc.; complete text of ALBERT'S BRIDGE by Tom Stoppard [56pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players November 1967
P&P/Nov 1967: cover-Ian Holm and Estelle Kohler in ROMEO AND JULIET/RSC [60pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players December 1967
P&P/Dec 1967: cover-Alec Guinness in WISE CHILD [60pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5

1968
Plays and Players January 1968
P&P/Jan 1968: cover-Robert Stephens and John Gielgud in TARTUFFE/NT [60pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players February 1968
P&P/Feb 1968: cover-Cicely Courtneidge and Jack Hulbert in DEAR OCTOPUS [56pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players March 1968
P&P/Mch 1968: cover-Colin Blakely and Gillian Barge in VOLPONE/NT [68pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players April 1968
P&P/Apr 1968: cover-Isabel Jeans in THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST [76pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players May 1968
P&P/May 1968: cover-Judi Dench in CABARET [68pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players June 1968
P&P/Jun 1968: cover-Eric Porter as KING LEAR/RSC [68pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players July 1968
P&P/Jul 1968: cover-Barbara Leigh-Hunt and Peter Whitbread in MRS MOUSE, ARE YOU WITHIN? [72pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players August 1968
P&P/Aug 1968: cover-Tom Ewell and Nicole Shelby in YOU KNOW I CAN'T HEAR YOU WHEN THE WATER'S RUNNING [72pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players September 1968
P&P/Sep 1968: cover-Paul Scofield in THE HOTEL IN AMSTERDAM [76pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players October 1968
P&P/Oct 1968: cover-Norman Rodway and Michael Williams in TROILUS AND CRESSIDA/RSC [84pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players November 1968
P&P/Nov 1968: cover-Annabel Leventon and Oliver Tobias in HAIR; Scenes from THE LATENT HETEROSEXUAL/RSC (Lee Montague, Barry Stanton, Roy Dotrice, Toby Robins - 6 photos and review), TOTAL ECLIPSE/Royal Court (Victor Henry, John Grillo, Michele Dotrice, William Hoyland, Nigel Hawthorne, Malcolm Ingram, Kathleen Byron - 4 photos and review), HAIR (Vince Edward, Linda Kendrick, Ethel Coley, Marsha Hunt, Joanne White, Oliver Tobias, Paul Nicholas - 6 photos and review), THE ADVERTISEMENT/National Theatre (Joan Plowright, Edward Petherbridge, Anna Carteret - 8 photos and review), THE BEGGAR'S OPERA (James Cossins, Hy Hazell, John Cater, Peter Gilmore, Frances Cuka, Jan Waters - 3 photos and review), OH, CLARENCE! (Peggy Mount, David Morton, Tamara Ustinov, April Walker, David Rowlands, Naunton Wayne, Agnes Lauchlan, James Hayter, Jon Pertwee - 5 photos and review), SPITTING IMAGE (Susan Williamson, Frank Middlemass, Derek Fowlds - 3 photos and review), A BOSTON STORY (Nicola Pagett, Rosamond Burne, Tony Britton, Dinah Sheridan, Basil Hoskins, Patrick Mower - 3 photos and review), and reviews of ZIGGER ZAGGER/National Youth Theatre, AUTUMN SHOW, CABARET/Palace, VIVA VIVA!, KING JOHN/Nottingham; articles including Directors in Interview No.3 - Geoffrey Reeves (w.photo), Interviews with Five Designers (John Gunter, Christopher Morley, Derek Jarman, Deidre Clancy, Hayden Griffin), What You Need To Know At The Royal Court (w.seating plan), The Director in Rep No.11 (Hazel Vincent Wallace, Leatherhead); reports from Belgrade, Venice, Edinburgh, Moscow, Amsterdam (w.11 photos); photo of Geraldine McEwan, Robert Stephens and Robert Lang in HOME AND BEAUTY/National Theatre; full text of SPITTING IMAGE by Colin Spencer; and much else [84pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players December 1968
P&P/Dec 1968: cover-Maureen O'Brien, Isabel Jeans and John Standing in RING ROUND THE MOON [84pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5

1969
Plays and Players January 1969
P&P/Jan 1969: cover-John Gielgud in FORTY YEARS ON; Scenes from FORTY YEARS ON (John Gielgud, Alan Bennett, Paul Eddington), DEAR CHARLES (Jack Hulbert, Cicely Courtneidge), MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING/RSC and JULIUS CAESAR/RSC (Alan Howard, Janet Suzman), LOOK BACK IN ANGER (Victor Henry), THE COCKTAIL PARTY (Alec Guinness, Eileen Atkins), THE BEARD (Billie Dixon), Plays and Players 1968 Awards; feature on Theatre Between The Wars (No.1) w.16 excellent period photos (Olivier, Gielgud, Peggy Ashcroft, Andrew Cruickshank, Glen Byam Shaw, Godfrey Tearle, Ivor Novello, Alec Clunes etc.); text of GOD BLESS by Jules Feiffer [84pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players February 1969
P&P/Feb 1969: cover-John Colicos in SOLDIERS [76pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players March 1969
P&P/Mch 1969: cover-THE BOYS IN THE BAND; Scenes from H/Old Vic (Robert Lang, John McEnery - 1 photo), A DELICATE BALANCE/RSC (John Welsh, Constance Collier, Peggy Ashcroft, Michael Hordern, Elizabeth Spriggs, Sheila Hancock - 5 photos and review), THE BOYS IN THE BAND (Leonard Frey, Robert Le Tourneaux, Kenneth Nelson, Tom Aldredge, Reuben Greene, Frederick Combs, Laurence Luckinbill - 4 photos and review), YOUR OWN THING (Gerry Glasier, Leland Palmer, Marcia Rodd, Allan Martin, Danny Apolinar, John Kuhner - 2 photos and review), LIFE PRICE/Royal Court (Thelma Whiteley, Anthony Sagar, Diana Coupland, Derek Carpenter, Yvonne Antrobus - 2 photos and review), DANIEL DERONDA (Vanessa Redgrave, Jeffry Wickham, Geoffrey Colville, Gillian Lind, Roger Swaine, Kiffer Weisselberg - 3 photos and review); The Director In Rep No.13 - Max Stafford-Clark at the Edinburgh Traverse, Claude Chagrin talks to Sheridan Morley (2 photos), Interview with Yvonne Antrobus, Louise Purnell and Elizabeth Spriggs (3 photos), Directors in Interview No.6: Robert Kidd (w.photo), Theatre Between The Wars: The Matinee Idol Part 2 (w.4 photos), Quick Theatre Guide No.6: Theatre Royal, Drury Lane (w.photo and seating plan), reviews etc. etc.; full text of LIFE PRICE by Michael O'Neill and Jeremy Seabrook [78pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players April 1969
P&P/Apr 1969: cover-Julia Foster, Coral Browne, Peter Bayliss and Hayward Morse in WHAT THE BUTLER SAW [84pp, 8.4x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players May 1969
P&P/May 1969: cover-Ian Richardson as PERICLES/RSC [84pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players June 1969
P&P/Jun 1969: cover-Alan Bates in IN CELEBRATION; Scenes from CAT AMONG THE PIGEONS (Richard Briers, Victor Spinetti, Murray Melvin), MIXED DOUBLES (Nigel Stock, Vivien Merchant), IN CELEBRATION (Alan Bates, Brian Cox, James Bolam), BELLE STARR (Betty Grable), THE AU PAIR MAN (Joan Greenwood), ANNE OF GREEN GABLES (Polly James), THE GIVEAWAY (Dandy Nichols, Roy Hudd), ANN VERONICA (Mary Millar, Arthur Lowe) etc.; text of IN CELEBRATION by David Storey [84pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players July 1969
P&P/Jul 1969: cover-Alastair Sim and Christopher Guinee in THE MAGISTRATE [84pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players August 1969
P&P/Aug 1969: cover-Jeremy Clyde and Paul Jones in CONDUCT UNBECOMING; Scenes from THE YOUNG CHURCHILL (John Robinson, Clive Swift), WOMEN BEWARE WOMEN/RSC (Judi Dench, Richard Pasco), HIGHLY CONFIDENTIAL (Hermione Gingold), THE RESISTIBLE RISE OF ARTURO UI (Leonard Rossiter), LANDSCAPE and SILENCE/RSC (Peggy Ashcroft, David Waller), The Living Theatre (Judith and Julian Beck), THE NIGHT I CHASED THE WOMEN WITH AN EEL (John Alderton, Pauline Collins), CONDUCT UNBECOMING (Jeremy Clyde, Paul Jones, Maxine Audley), TROILUS AND CRESSIDA/RSC (Alan Howard, Helen Mirren, Michael Williams), Interview with Clifford Williams; feature on Theatre Between The Wars (No.6) w.7 excellent period photos (Edith Evans, Gwen Ffrangcon-Davies, Diana Wynyard, John Gielgud, Barry Jones etc.); text of ANYTHING YOU SAY WILL BE TWISTED by Ken Campbell [84pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players September 1969
P&P/Sep 1969: cover-Louise Purnell and Derek Jacobi in BACK TO METHUSELAH; Scenes from THE COUNTRY WIFE/Chichester (Maggie Smith, Keith Baxter, Patricia Routledge), ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA/Chichester (Margaret Leighton, John Clements), BACK TO METHUSELAH/National (Louise Purnell, Derek Jacobi), THE DOUBLE DEALER (Michael Byrne, Judy Parfitt, John Castle), AS DOROTHY PARKER ONCE SAID (Libby Morris), ON A FOGGY DAY (Siobhan McKenna), HAMLET/Open Space (Nikolas Simmonds), THE YOUNG CHURCHILL (John Robinson, Clive Swift), OH! CALCUTTA!/New York, Interview with Leonard Rossiter and Alan Howard etc.; text of MACRUNE'S GUEVARA by John Spurling [84pp, 8.5x11; VG] (£5) SOLD
Plays and Players October 1969
P&P/Oct 1969: cover-DAMES AT SEA; Scenes from TWELFTH NIGHT/Stratford (Judi Dench, Donald Sinden), DAMES AT SEA (Joyce Blair), LOVERS (Eamon Morrissey, Joe Lynch, Anna Manahan), CHILDREN'S DAY (Prunella Scales, Gerald Flood), THE CRUNCH (Andrew Cruickshank), FIDDLER ON THE ROOF (Lex Goudsmit, Hy Hazell), OVER GARDENS OUT (James Hazeldine, Don Hawkins), EDWARD II and RICHARD II (Ian McKellen, James Laurenson, Timothy West), Interviews with Sheila White, Michael Blakemore, Timothy O'Brien and Toby Robertson etc.; text of RITES by Maureen Duffy [76pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players November 1969
P&P/Nov 1969: cover-Donald Sinden as HENRY VIII/RSC [80pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5
Plays and Players December 1969
P&P/Dec 1969: cover-Christopher Reynalds and Rex Harrison in THE LIONEL TOUCH [88pp, 8.5x11; VG] £5

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