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PLAYS AND PLAYERS Magazines: 1980s


P&P/Jan 1980: cover-Paul Scofield in AMADEUS [52pp, 8.4x10.8; VG] £5

P&P/Feb 1980: cover-John Shrapnel and Celia Gregory in THE GREEKS [52pp, 8.4x10.8; VG] £5

P&P/March 1980: cover-Julia McKenzie and Keith Michell in ON THE 20TH CENTURY [52pp, 8.4x10.8; VG] £5

P&P/Apr 1980: cover-Jill Bennett and Jonathan Price in HAMLET; Scenes from THE DRESSER (w.Freddie Jones, Tom Courtenay - photo and review), MAKE AND BREAK (w.Prunella Scales, Leonard Rossiter - 3 photos and review), SCHOOLDAYS (w.Ian Lavender, Graeme Garden - photo and review), HAMLET/Royal Court (w.Jonathan Price, Jill Bennett, Michael Elphick, Simon Chandler, Harriet Walter - 5 photos), OTHELLO/National (w.Paul Scofield, Michael Bryant, Felicity Kendal - 3 photos), THE LADY FROM DUBUQUE/New York (w.Irene Worth, Earle Hyman - 3 photos and feature); photos of Ralph Richardson and Rosemary Martin in EARLY DAYS/National, and Ken Bones and Karl Johnson in THE DRUM MAJOR/Foco Novo; interview with Michael Gough (w.2 photos); Features on Alan Strachan and the Greenwich Theatre (w.8 photos), Andrei Serban (w.3 photos), Actors' Co-operatives (w.2 photos), Arrivals and Departures in New York (w.3 photos); text of ROSE Act 2 by Andrew Davies (with 2 production photos), reviews etc. [52pp, 8.4x11; VG] £5

P&P/May 1980: cover-Paul Jerricho and Royce Ryton in THE OTHER SIDE OF THE SWAMP; Scenes from MOTHERDEAR (w.Margaret Lockwood, Polly James - photo and review), SEASCAPE (w.Pamela Lane, Patrick Westwood, John Abbott, Karen Archer - photo and review), SISTERLY FEELINGS/National (w.Stephen Moore, Anna Carteret, Penelope Wilton, Simon Callow, Selina Cadell, Greg Hicks, Andrew Cruickshank - 4 photos), BLOOD BLACK/Royal Exchange, Manchester (w.Clare Higgins, Alan McMahon - photo and review); photo of Christopher Neame, Martin Sadler, Peter Birch, Hywel Bennett and David Wood in TERRA NOVA/Chichester; Features on The Nimrod Theatre/Australia (6 photos), Acts Of Love - the New York Scene (2 photos), The John Antrobus season at the Gate Theatre Club; text of QUANTRILL IN LAWRENCE Act 1 by Bernard Pomerance (with production photo), reviews etc. [44pp, 8.4x11; VG] £5

P&P/Jun 1980: cover-Ben Kingsley, David Threlfall and William Maxwell in NICHOLAS NICKLEBY; Scenes from HAMLET/RSC (w.Michael Pennington, Tom Wilkinson - 1 photo), NICHOLAS NICKLEBY/RSC (w.Roger Rees, Timothy Spall, Ben Kingsley, David Threlfall, Edward Petherbridge, Susanne Bertish, Graham Crowden, Lila Kaye, Jane Downs, Susan Littler - 6 photos), THE MAID'S TRAGEDY-Beaumont and Fletcher/RSC (w.John Bowe, Corinna Seddon, Carol Royle, Catherine Riding, Rob Edwards, Tom Wilkinson, Sinead Cusack - 5 photos and review), SWEENEY TODD (w.Denis Quilley, Sheila Hancock, Michael Staniforth, Dilys Watling, John Aron - 5 photos), CLOTHES FOR A SUMMER HOTEL-Tennessee Williams/New York (w.Kenneth Haigh, Geraldine Page, David Canary - 2 photos and review), I OUGHT TO BE IN PICTURES-Neil Simon/New York (w.Ron Liebman, Dinah Manoff, Joyce Van Patten - photo and review), HEARTBREAK HOUSE and LORD ARTHUR SAVILLE'S CRIME (w.Anthony Quayle, Honor Blackman, Mel Martin, Barbara Murray - 2 photos and review); Reviews of SISTERLY FEELINGS/NT, TERRA NOVA/Chichester, EDUCATING RITA/RSC (, SEDUCED/Royal Court, TOMFOOLERY (, HAY FEVER, UBU, LIVINGSTONE AND SECHELE (, JULIUS CAESAR/Riverside, THE LAST OF MRS CHEYNEY/Chichester, ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO'S NEST, THE STREETS OF LONDON, SIGNALS FROM THE FRONTIER: 'Sara' and 'Men', NIGHT MUST FALL (w.Chili Bouchier - 1 photo); Interview with Freddie Jones (w.1 photo); Features on 'The contemporary Scottish theatre scene': Enterprise in search of financial support and Student Drama Festival: Student Jamboree (w.3 photos); text of QUANTRILL IN LAWRENCE Act 2 by Bernard Pomerance etc. etc. [44pp, 8.4x11; VG] £5


P&P/Oct 1981: cover-Sylvia "Kuumba" Wiliams in ONE MO' TIME [68pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/Nov 1981: cover-Dinsdale Landen in ON THE RAZZLE [108pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/Dec 1981: cover-The Pickle Family Circus at The Roundhouse [64pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5


P&P/Jan 1982: cover-The Oresteia at The National Theatre [56pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/Feb 1982: cover-Felicity Kendall and Leigh Lawson in THE SECOND MRS TANQUERAY [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/Mch 1982: cover-Richard Pasco and Barbara Leigh-Hunt in LA RONDE [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/Apr 1982: cover-Penelope Keith and Trevor Peacock in HOBSON'S CHOICE [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/May 1982: cover-Julia McKenzie in GUYS AND DOLLS [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/Jun 1982: cover-Marti Webb in SONG AND DANCE [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/Jul 1982: cover-Joan Plowright in CAVELL [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/Aug 1982: cover-Paul Jones in THE BEGGAR'S OPERA [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/Sep 1982: cover-Dennis Waterman in WINDY CITY; Scenes from KING LEAR/Stratford (w.Michael Gambon, Antony Sher, Jenny Agutter, Sara Kestelman, Alice Krige - 6 photos and review), Edward Bond's LEAR/Stratford (w.Bob Peck, Jenny Agutter, Sara Kestelman, Mark Rylance - 2 photos and review), DANTON'S DEATH/National (w.Brian Cox, John Normington, Anthony Higgins, Elizabeth Bell, Clare Clifford - 4 photos and review), WINDY CITY (w.Dennis Waterman, Amanda Redman, Bob Sessions, Matt Zimmerman, Victor Spinetti, Anton Rodgers - 3 photos and review), CAVELL/Chichester (w.Joan Plowright, Nigel Stock - 3 photos and review), A DOLL'S HOUSE/RSC (w.John Franklyn-Robbins, Cheryl Campbell - photo and review), ALL'S WELL THAT ENDS WELL/RSC (w.Peggy Ashcroft, Philip Franks - photo and review), INSIGNIFICANCE/Royal Court (w.Larry Lamb, Judy Davis - photo and review), THE TWIN RIVALS/RSC (w.Mike Gwilym, Dexter Fletcher - photo and review); interview with John Bury about his career (2 photos), Feature on Judi Dench's plan to join the National Theatre (w.6 photos); reviews, newsletters, book reviews etc. [48pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] £5

P&P/Oct 1982: cover-Tom Courtenay in ANDY CAPP [48pp, 8.25x11.75; light vertical bend, else VG] £5

P&P/Nov 1982: cover-Judi Dench in THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/Dec 1982: cover-Jane Carr in POPPY [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5


P&P/Jan 1983: cover-Roger Rees and Felicity Kendal in THE REAL THING; Reviews and photos of MAN AND SUPERMAN (Peter O'Toole, Lisa Harrow, Joyce Carey), WAY UPSTREAM (James Laurenson, Tony Haygarth, Susan Fleetwood), THE REAL THING (Roger Rees, Felicity Kendal); Plays and Players 1982 Awards, Max Stafford-Clark and the Royal Court, Europe Newsletters, New York report; photo of Beryl Reid in THE SCHOOL FOR SCANDAL etc. [52pp, 8.3x11.75; VG] (£5) SOLD

P&P/Feb 1983: cover-Beryl Reid in THE SCHOOL FOR SCANDAL [52pp, 8.3x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/Mch 1983: cover-Diana Quick in A MAP OF THE WORLD [52pp, 8.3x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/Apr 1983: cover-Rex Harrison in HEARTBREAK HOUSE [48pp, 8.3x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/May 1983: cover-Michael Hordern in THE RIVALS [52pp, 8.3x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/Jun 1983: cover-Barbara Dickson in BLOOD BROTHERS; Scenes from THE RIVALS/National (w.Michael Hordern, Geraldine McEwan, Tim Curry, Niall Buggy, Fiona Shaw, Anne Louise Lambert, Patrick Ryecart - 5 photos and review), RUN FOR YOUR WIFE (w.Bernard Cribbins, Peter Blake, Richard Briers, Carol Hawkins - 3 photos and review), BLOOD BROTHERS (w.Barbara Dickson, Wendy Murray, Andrew Schofield - 3 photos and review), JULIUS CAESAR/RSC (w.Joseph O'Conor, Peter McEnery, Gemma Jones, John Dicks, Emrys James - 3 photos and review), EDMUND KEAN (w.Ben Kingsley - photo and review), A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM/National (w.Robert Stephens, Susan Fleetwood - 2 photos and review), THIS THING CALLED LOVE (w.Jennie Linden, David Kernan, John Moffatt, Anna Dawson - photo and review); large photo of Maxmillian Schell as Redl in A PATRIOT FOR ME/Royal Court (1965); Features on Alan Bates and his return to the stage (, the playwright Nick Darke (, David Rudkin and his translation of PEER GYNT for the RSC (w.2 photos), Monstrous Regiment and Mrs.Worthington's Daughters (photos of Mary McCusker, Anne Engel, and of VINEGAR TOM w.Roger Allam, Sue Todd and Mary McCusker), The Humana Festival of New American Plays/Louisville (5 photos); newsletters, reviews etc. [52pp, 8.3x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/Jul 1983: cover-Alan Bates in A PATRIOT FOR ME [52pp, 8.3x11.75; front cover creased, else VG] £4

P&P/Aug 1983: cover-Peter Ustinov in BEETHOVEN'S TENTH [52pp, 8.3x11.75; front cover creased, else VG] £4

P&P/Sep 1983: cover-John Mills in LITTLE LIES [56pp, 8.3x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/Oct 1983: cover-Glenda Jackson in GREAT AND SMALL [56pp, 8.3x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/Nov 1983: cover-Jane Lapotaire in DEAR ANYONE [40pp, 8.3x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/Dec 1983: cover-Penelope Keith in HAY FEVER [48pp, 8.3x11.75; VG] £5


P&P/Jan 1984: cover-Laurence Olivier in THE PARTY; Scenes from BLONDEL ( and review), MASTER HAROLD AND THE BOYS ( and review), THE GRASS WIDOW ( and review), LOVERS DANCING (w.Colin Blakely, Paul Eddington - photo and review), SISTER MARY IGNATIUS EXPLAINS IT ALL FOR YOU (w.Maria Aitken - 4 photos and review), CUSTOM OF THE COUNTRY (w.Sara Kestelman, Paul Webster - 2 photos and review), POPPY (w.Geoffrey Hutchings - 2 photos and review), THE RELAPSE/Lyric Hammersmith (w.Simon Callow, Chas Bryer - photo and review); Biggins At Large, Interview with Caryl Churchill (w.2 photos of TOP GIRLS), 1974 Performance Diary of THE PARTY (w.Laurence Olivier - his last performance at the National) by Clive Merrison, Feature on Ray Cooney's Theatre of Comedy (w.8 photos), Plays and Players 1983 Awards (w.commentary by the 21 critics involved), West End and Regional Theatre Guide (w.19 photos) etc. [48pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] (£5) SOLD

P&P/Feb 1984: cover-MUSICALS; Scenes from SUFFICIENT CARBOHYDRATE (w.Dinsdale Landen - photo and review), THE SCHOOL FOR SCANDAL/Duke of York's ( and review), PETER PAN/RSC (Mark Rylance - photo and review), HELLO DOLLY/Prince of Wales ( and review), CINDERELLA/National (Janet Dibley - photo and review), JEAN SEGERG/National ( and review); Features on Melvin Bragg and THE HIRED MAN (w.2 photos), Hype and American Musicals by Steven Colby (w.11 photos), The British Musical by Jim Hiley (w.11 photos), The Glagow Citz by Michael Coveney (w.7 photos); Part Two of Clive Merrison's rehearsal diary for THE PARTY (1974) w.Laurence Olivier, Biggins At Large (editorial by Christopher Biggins), New York Notes, reviews etc. [48pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] £5

P&P/Mch 1984: cover-Simon Callow in AMADEUS [48pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] £5

P&P/Apr 1984: cover-Sir John Gielgud [48pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] £5

P&P/May 1984: cover-Jeffrey Daniel in STARLIGHT EXPRESS [48pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] £5

P&P/Jun 1984: cover-Orwell at The National Theatre [56pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] £5

P&P/Jul 1984: cover-Claudette Colbert and Rex Harrison in AREN'T WE ALL? [52pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] £5

P&P/Aug 1984: cover-Clare Leach in 42ND STREET [48pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] £5

P&P/Sep 1984: cover-Al Pacino and J.J.Johnston in AMERICAN BUFFALO [48pp, 8.25x11.7; light vertical bend, else VG] £5

P&P/Oct 1984: cover-THE NATIONAL THEATRE'S 21ST BIRTHDAY; Scenes from HAMLET/RSC (w.Roger Rees, Frances Barber, Brian Blessed - 3 photos and review), THE DEVILS/RSC (w.Peter McEnery, Joseph O'Conor, Clyde Pollitt, Estelle Kohler, Mark Dignam - 2 photos and review), TWELFTH NIGHT/RSC (w.Gemma Jones, Stephen Moore, Emrys James, Joanne Pearce - 2 photos and review), A NEW WAY TO PAY OLD DEBTS/RSC (w.Emrys James, Miles Anderson - 2 photos and review), FALL/Hampstead (w.Cecily Hobbs, Gwen Watford, Julie Covington, Sylvestra le Touzel - 2 photos and review), THE PARTY/RSC (w.Ian McDiarmid - photo and review), THE RAT IN THE SKULL/Royal Court (w.Brian Cox - photo and review), A CREDIT TO THE FORCE/National Youth Theatre (w.Damian Segrave, Steven Payne - photo and review), A FRIEND INDEED/Shaftesbury (w.Derek Nimmo, Moira Lister, Geoffrey Palmer - photo and review), THE PLAYBOY OF THE WESTERN WORLD/Riverside (w.Frank Grimes - photo and review), BUTLEY/Fortune (w.John Nettles, Eric Carte, Jeff Rawle - photo and review); Brief articles on The National Theatre by Nicholas de Jongh, Sir Harold Hobson, Sheridan Morley, Dame Peggy Ashcroft, Robert Warden, David Hare and Jane Lapotaire; Tribute to Richard Burton, 1925-1984 (w.6 excellent photos); Features on Don and Susannah Fellowes (w. two photos), Tom Stoppard's career so far by John Russell Taylor (w.5 photos), Beryl Reid (interview with Al Senter, Edinburgh Festival 1984 (w.5 photos); interview with Tom Stoppard about ROUGH CROSSING/National, interviews with Howard Davies, Hanif Kureishi and Judi Dench on the new RSC MOTHER COURAGE (; New York News, reviews etc. [52pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] £5

P&P/Nov 1984: cover-Judi Dench [48pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] £5

P&P/Dec 1984: cover-Glenda Jackson [48pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] £5


P&P/Jan 1985: cover-Ian McKellen in CORIOLANUS; Scenes from PHEDRE/Old Vic (w.Glenda Jackson, Gerard Murphy - 3 photos and review), OF MICE AND MEN (w.Lou Hirsch, Clive Mantle, Susan Penhaligon - 3 photos and review), TRUMPETS AND RASPBERRIES (w.Griff Rhys Jones - photo and review), THE POPE'S WEDDING/Royal Court (photo and review), EXTREMITIES (w.Helen Mirren, Kevin McNally, Marty Cruickshank - photo and review), THE ANCIENT MARINER/National Theatre (w.Michael Bryant - photo and review), ANNIE WOBBLER (w.Nichola McAuliffe - 3 photos and review), KEY TO THE WORLD (w.Dulice Leicier, Glyn Owen - photo and review), THE VOYSEY INHERITANCE (w.Bill Wallis, Peter Copley - photo and review); Features on Peter Copley (now nearly 70) and his life in the theatre (w.3 photos), Miriam Margolyes as Gertrude Stein, British and American Equity; Felix Barker on A.L.Rowse's modernised Shakespeare texts, Derek Nimmo's SEE HOW THEY RUN in Kuala Lumpur and Singapore (w.2 photos), Ten Years of Joint Stock (w.3 photos); the London Theatre Critics' Awards 1984, New York News, reviews etc. [56pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] £5

P&P/Feb 1985: cover-Richard Eyre and Rick Mayall; Scenes from CORIOLANUS/National (w.Ian McKellen, Irene Worth, Greg Hicks - 4 photos and review), SAVED/Royal Court (w.Gerard Horan, Adrian Dunbar - photo and review), THE SECRET DIARY OF ADRIAN MOLE AGED 13 3/4 (w.David Riley, Simon Schatzberger, Mandy Travis, Nigel Bennett - photo and review), THE WIZ (w.Earlene Bentley - photo and review), FEIFFER'S AMERICA (w.Lynn Seymour - photo and review), THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO/Croydon Warehouse (photo and review), KISSING GOD/Hampstead (w.Anton Lesser, Kate Lock - photo and review), GERTRUDE STEIN AND A COMPANION/Bush (w.Miriam Margolyes, Natasha Morgan - photo and review); A Knight At The Theatre: John Gielgud on Curtain Calls (w.large photograph); Painting The Stage Pt.1 (Fine Arts and Theatre Design) by John Russell Taylor (w.4 illustrations); Richard Eyre and Rik Mayall on the new production of THE GOVERNMENT INSPECTOR/National Theatre (w.3 photos); Features on Lindsay Kemp (w.2 photos), Report from Off-Broadway (w.7 photos), Anthony Hopkins's return to the British stage (, Stephen Moore (; reviews etc. [48pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] £5

P&P/Mch 1985: cover-Charlton Heston in THE CAINE MUTINY [52pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] £5

P&P/Apr 1985: cover-Roger Rees in HAMLET [48pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] (£5) SOLD

P&P/May 1985: cover-Felicity Kendal in JUMPERS [52pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] £5

P&P/Jun 1985: cover-Edward Bond [52pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] £5

P&P/Jul 1985: cover-Alan Bates and Frances de la Tour in THE DANCE OF DEATH [52pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] £5

P&P/Aug 1985: cover-Antony Sher in RED NOSES [56pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] (£5) SOLD

P&P/Sep 1985: cover-Donald Sinden in THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL; Reviews and photos of MUTINY! (David Essex, Frank Finlay), SWEET BIRD OF YOUTH (Lauren Bacall), THE DUCHESS OF MALFI (Ian McKellen), RED NOSES(Antony Sher, Peter Eyre), BENGAL LANCER (Tim Pigott-Smith), THE PHILANTHROPIST/Chichester (Edward Fox, John Wells), DESTINY (Stephen Marcus, Sally Armstrong), LOVE'S LABOUR LOST/RSC, DREAMPLAY/RSC (Penny Downie, Simon Templeman, Cecile Paoli, Paul Gregory), THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL (Donald Sinden, Charles Kay), LULU UNCHAINED (Hugh Barnam, Rena Vets), CALIFORNIA DOG FIGHT (John Shrapnel, Daniel Webb), STRIPPERS (Jackie Lye), MARY, AFTER THE QUEEN (Niamh Cusack), WHO'S A LUCKY BOY? (Michael Mueller), BILOXI BLUES (Matthew Broderick); Exhibition of David Hockney's stage designs (4 photos), Sam Wanamaker's Globe Theatre, Foco Novo (6 photos), Al Hirschfeld (5 cartoons) etc. [48pp, 8.3x10.9; VG] (£5) SOLD

P&P/Oct 1985: cover-Beryl Reid in GIGI [52pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] £5

P&P/Nov 1985: cover-Ben Kingsley in OTHELLO [56pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] (£5) SOLD

P&P/Dec 1985: cover-Denis Quilley and Susannah York in FATAL ATTRACTION; Scenes from TORCH SONG TRILOGY (w.Antony Sher, Ian Sears, Rupert Frazer - photo and review), THE METROPOLITAN MIKADO/Festival Hall (w.Martin Smith, Rosemary Ashe - photo and review), LES MISERABLES/RSC (w.Michael Ball, Frances Ruffelle, Alun Armstrong - 3 photos and review), THE GRACE OF MARY TRAVERSE/Royal Court (w.Janet McTeer, Pam Ferris - photo and review), THE DELIBERATE DEATH OF A POLISH PRIEST (w.Derek Newark, Jim Broadbent, Stuart Wilson, Roger Lloyd Pack - photo and review), THE GREAT WHITE HOPE/Tricycle (w.Hugh Quarshie, Barry Jackson - photo and review), DOWNCHILD, CRIMES IN HOT COUNTRIES and THE CASTLE/RSC (w.Harriet Walter, Paul Freeman, Ian McDiarmid - 3 photos and review), ARSENIC AND OLD LACE/Glasgow Citizens (w.Patrick Hannaway, Derwent Watson - photo and review), THE GENIUS/Leeds Playhouse (w.Juliette Grassby, Terence Booth - photo and review), AIRBASE/Oxford Playhouse (w.Greta Scacchi, William Hoyland - photo and review), THE NUTCRACKER SUITE (w.Billy McColl - photo and review), MACBETH/Leicester Haymarket (w.Julie Walters, Bernard Hill - photo and review); Features on Orson Welles (w.2 photos), Felix Topolski Exhibition/National Theatre (w.6 illustrations), World Theatre of Amateur Theatre/Monaco (, the newly-reopened Winchester Theatre Royal (w.2 photos), Gladys Cooper (w.2 photos); Interview with Connie Booth and Miranda Richardson about EDMOND (David Mamet)/Royal Court (w.2 photos), Interview with Jimmy Thompson and Matthew Kelly on being a Dame in Panto (w.2 photos), New York News, reviews etc. [52pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] £5


P&P/Jan 1986: cover-Anthony Hopkins [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/Feb 1986: cover-Lindsay Duncan and Alan Rickman in LES LIAISONS DANGEREUSES [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] (£5) SOLD

P&P/Mch 1986: cover-Peter O'Toole in THE APPLE CART; Scenes from BLITHE SPIRIT (w.Jane Asher, Simon Cadell, Marcia Warren, Joanna Lumley - 4 photos and review), BRIGHTON BEACH MEMOIRS/National (w.Steven Mackintosh, Harry Towb, Robin Glenister, Alison Fiske, Frances de la Tour - 3 photos and review), WOMEN BEWARE WOMEN/Royal Court (w.Joanne Whalley, Nigel Davenport, Stevan Rimkus, Maggie Steed - 2 photos and review), NICHOLAS NICKLEBY/RSC (w.Michael Siberry, Jane Carr, Eve Pearce, Raymond Platt, Frances Cuka, Allan Hendrick, John Carlisle - 4 photos and review), PHILISTINES/RSC (w.Lesley Manville, Margery Mason, Clive Russell, Mark Dignam, David Burke, Fiona Shaw - 2 photos and review), THE LIGHT ROUGH/Hampstead (w.Alfred Lynch, Heather Canning, Tony Selby - 2 photos and review), PRIDE AND PREJUDICE/Old Vic (w.Tessa Peake-Jones, James Warwick - photo and review), HAMLET/National (w.Tim McInnerny - photo and review), THE LOWER DEPTHS/Birmingham (w.Sylvester Williams, Joy Lemoine - photo and review), ROSS/Plymouth (w.Simon Ward, Ernest Clark - photo and review), BALLEGANGAIRE/Donmar (w.Siobhan McKenna - photo and review), AS YOU LIKE IT/Royal Exchange (w.Janet McTeer, Suzanne Burden, James Wilby - 2 photos and review), FRIENDS AND LOVERS/Glasgow Citizens' (photo and review), THE PERSECUTION AND ASSASSINATION OF MARAT AS PERFORMED BY THE INMATES OF THE CHARENTON ASYLUM UNDER THE DIRECTION OF THE MARQUIS DE SADE/Leeds Playhouse (w.Michael Byrne, Michele Wade, Jo Webster, Judy Dumas, Simon Gregor, Robin Bowerman - 2 photos and review); Features on the Irish Company Field Day (, the staging of Russell Hoban's RIDDLEY WALKER (w.2 photos), the restoration and re-opening of The Whitehall Theatre (w.2 photos), the 50th Birthday of The Arts Theatre, Cambridge ( of Dadie Rylands); Interviews with Pierre Audi on The Almeida Theatre (, Dominic Muldowney (Musical Director for THE THREEPENNY OPERA/National Theatre), and the Lighting Designers David Hersey, Mark Henderson, Bob Bryant and Gerry Jenkinson (w.4 photos); The RSC's 1986 Season, reviews etc. [52pp, 8.25x11.75; very minor edge damage, else VG] £4

P&P/Apr 1986: cover-Tim Curry in THE THREEPENNY OPERA [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/May 1986: cover-Jeremy Irons in THE WINTER'S TALE; Scenes from MADE IN BANGKOK (w.Felicity Kendal, Paul Shelley, David Yip, Peter McEnery, Benjamin Whitrow, Christopher Fulford - 3 photos and review), THE NORMAL HEART/Royal Court (w.Martin Sheen - 2 photos and review), FUTURISTS/National (w.Jack Shepherd, Daniel Day Lewis - 2 photos and review), LEND ME A TENOR (w.Gwendolyn Humble, Ronald Holgate, Denis Lawson, John Barron, Josephine Blake, Jan Francis, Edward Hibbert, Anna Nicholas - 3 photos and review), TIME (w.Cliff Richard, Jodie Wilson, Clinton Derricks-Carroll - 2 photos and review), AFTER AIDA/Old Vic (w.Richard Griffiths, Gemma Jones, Ian Charleson - 2 photos and review), JUDY (w.Leslie Mackie - photo and review), CHINA/Bush (w.Stuart Wilson, Eddie O'Connell, Natasha Richardson - 2 photos and review), IL CANDELAIO/RSC (w.Donald Sumpter, Bruce Alexander - photo and review), THE THREEPENNY OPERA/National (w.Tim Curry, Niall Buggy - photo and review), THREE SISTERS/Shared Experience (w.Holly Wilson, Chloe Salaman, Leslee Udwin - photo and review), PEOPLE SHOW NO.91/Almeida (photo and review), A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM and THE MAN OF MODE/Cheek By Jowl (w.William Chubb, David Gillespie, Martin Turner - photo and review), THE RECRUITING OFFICER/Birmingham Rep (w.Iain Glen, Marie Francis - photo and review), MACBETH/Northcott (w.Harriet Grasby, Nina Holloway, Juliet Prague - photo and review); Feature on The National Youth Music Theatre and interview with Jeremy James Taylor (4 photos); Lindsay Anderson on the tradition of The Royal Court (w.7 photos), Michael Coveney on the future of The Royal Court (w.4 photos), Ann Jellicoe, Carole Hayman and Harriet Walter on working at The Royal Court (w.5 photos), Max Stafford on running The Royal Court (, Hal Prince on Rethinking The Musical (, large colour photograph of George Hearn in LA CAGE AUX FOLLES, reviews etc. [52pp, 8.25x11.75; minor mark on cover, else VG] (£4) SOLD

P&P/Jun 1986: cover-Elaine Paige and Murray Head in CHESS; Scenes from ANNIE GET YOUR GUN/Chichester (w.Suzi Quatro, Eric Flynn, Matt Zimmerman, Edmund Hockridge - 3 photos and review), MEPHISTO/RSC (w.Sean Baker, Pauline Moran, Clive Merrison, Alan Rickman, Fiona Shaw, Mike Murray, Paul Spence, Russell Boulter, Clive Russell, Susan Tracy - 3 photos and review), THE TAMING OF THE SHREW/Mold (w.Vanessa Redgrave, Timothy Dalton, Sylvester McCoy, Delaval Astley - 2 photos and review), ROMEO AND JULIET/RSC (w.Sean Bean, Niamh Cusack, Michael Kitchen, Robert Demeger - 3 photos and review), EXIT THE KING/Coventry (w.Christopher Hancock, Sandra Butterworth - photo and review), THE BEAUX' STRATAGEM/Lyric Hammersmith (w.Anna Carteret, Paula Wilcox, Paul Freeman - 2 photos and review), THE BEGGAR'S OPERA/Edinburgh (w.Blythe Duff, Maggie Ryder, Gerry Mulgrew, Greig Alexander - 4 photos and review), THE GAMBLER/Hampstead (w.Bob Goody, Philip Davis, Mel Smith, Paul Brown - photo and review), SHAMROCKS AND CROCODILES (w.Stephen McGann, Maudie Smith - photo and review), STARLIGHT EXPRESS (photo and review); Features on 31st Sunday Times National Student Drama Festival/Swansea (w.3 photos), Lotte Lenya (w.3 photos), Sir Henry Irving's Management of The Lyceum by John Pick, Anchor Youth Drama Awards/Shaftesbury Theatre (w.3 photos), Stewart Conn on his latest project (, Cambridge University theatre, Jane Clifford at Hull Truck (; photos of Ivor Novello and Vivien Leigh in THE HAPPY HYPOCRITE (1936), and EDMUND IRONSIDE/Bridge Lane Theatre; articles on recent radio versions of Samuel Beckett plays (, Recent Radio Drama; reviews etc. [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] (£5) SOLD

P&P/Jul 1986: cover-Faye Dunaway in CIRCE AND BRAVO; Reviews and photos of THE WINTER'S TALE/RSC (Jeremy Irons, Paul Greenwood, Penny Downie), LA CAGE AUX FOLLES (Denis Quilley, Jonathan Morris, George Hearn, Donald Waugh), CHESS (Elaine Paige, Tom Jobe, Tommy Korberg, Murray Head, Kim Lonsdale), SONS OF CAIN (Max Cullen), THE CHALK GARDEN/Chichester (Googie Withers, Dorothy Tutin), TROILUS AND CRESSIDA/RSC (Lindsay Duncan, Clive Merrison, Hilton McRae, Clive Mantle), REAL DREAMS/RSC (Gary Oldman), PACIFIC OVERTURES (Simon Clark, Thom Booker), GIRLFRIENDS (Gareth Snook, Andrew C.Wadsworth), HEAVENLY BODIES (Timothy Spall), THE ORPHAN (Ciaran Hinds, Sian Thomas, Jonathan Phillips), MUMBO JUMBO (Nigel Stock, Michael Grandage, Sadie Frost), CREDITORS (Jonathan Kent, Suzanne Bertish, Ian McDiarmid), THE FAMILY REUNION (James Woolley, Deborah-Jane Sharpe); articles on Aleksei Arbuzov (3 photos, w.Judi Dench, Ian McKellen, Ian McShane, Felicity Kendal, Michael Hordern), Fifty Years ago (Robert Eddison and Patricia Burke in SPRING TIDE); Arthur Miller on the state of Broadway (photo of John Malkovich, Dustin Hoffman and Stephen Lang in DEATH OF A SALESMAN), Chicago Festival of International Theatre, the RSC's new Swan Theatre (w.plan and photos), Shakespeare in China etc. [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] (£5) SOLD

P&P/Aug 1986: cover-Paul Scofield in I'M NOT RAPPAPORT; Scenes from DALLIANCE/National (w.Brenda Blethyn, Sally Dexter, Tim Curry, Stephen Moore - 3 photos and review), EVERY MAN IN HIS HUMOUR/RSC (w.Gary Love, Henry Goodman, Jane Galloway, David Troughton, Pete Postlethwaite, Philip Franks - 3 photos and review), ROMEO AND JULIET/Regent's Park (w.Ralph Fiennes, Sarah Woodward, Peter Whitbread, Andrew Collins, Glyn Pritchard - 4 photos and review), THE ENTERTAINER (w.Peter Bowles, Sylvia Syms, Joanne Pearce, Frank Middlemass - 4 photos and review), PRAIRIE DU CHIEN and THE SHAWL/Royal Court (w.Connie Booth, David De Keyser - 2 photos and review), ROAD/Royal Court (w.Lesley Sharp, Mossie Smith, William Armstrong - photo and review), DOUBLE DOUBLE (w.Roger Rees, Jane Lapotaire - photo and review), CIRCE AND BRAVO/Hampstead (w.Faye Dunaway, Stephen Jenn - photo and review), MEDEA (w.John Burgess, Madhur Jaffrey, Julian Glover - 2 photos and review), THE ORPHAN'S COMEDY/Edinburgh (w.Iain Ormsby-Knox - photo and review), OUTSIDE BROADCAST/Birmingham (w.David Tomlinson, Lia Williams, Robin Longden - 2 photos and review), KRAPP'S LAST TAPE and ENDGAME/Riverside (w.Max Wall - photo and review), A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM/Regent's Park (w.Bernard Bresslaw - photo and review), THE NEST/Bush (w.Veronica Roberts - photo and review); Features on Paul Scofield (w.6 excellent photos), THE DANTON AFFAIR/RSC (w.Brian Cox - 5 photos), Theatre Royal, Stratford East (interview with Philip Hedley - 3 photos), Roger Rees on his own play DOUBLE DOUBLE ( of Roger Rees and Jane Lapotaire), JACOBOWSKY AND THE COLONEL at The National with Nigel Hawthorne (; photo of Jack Lemmon and cast in LONG DAY'S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT/Haymarket directed by Jonathan Miller, Best Radio Scripts of 1985, Martin Hoyle on Glasgow Mayfest 1986 (w.3 photos), large colour photograph of Gerard Murphy and Nicholas Woodeson in A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM/RSC, reviews etc. [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] (£5) SOLD

P&P/Sep 1986: cover-Jack Lemmon in LONG DAY'S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT; Scenes from CHARLIE GIRL (w.Cyd Charisse, Hugo Bregman - 2 photos and review), THE ROVER/RSC (w.Sinead Cusack, Jeremy Irons, Imogen Stubbs, David Troughton, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Peter Guinness - 3 photos and review), THE RELAPSE/Chichester (w.Richard Briers, Meriel Dickinson, Jan Ravens, John Sessions, Kate Buffery, David Gwillim - 4 photos and review), THE DANTON AFFAIR/RSC (w.Ian McDiarmid, Adrian Dunbar - photo and review), I'M NOT RAPPAPORT (w.Paul Scofield, Susan Fleetwood, Howard Rollins - 3 photos and review), JACOBOWSKY AND THE COLONEL/National (w.Nigel Hawthorne - photo and review), ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA/Haymarket (w.Timothy Dalton, Vanessa Redgrave - photo and review), A COLDER CLIMATE/Royal Court (w.Ann Mitchell, Cyril Nri - 2 photos and review), MAKING NOISE QUIETLY/Bush (w.Jonathan Cullen, Ronan Vibert - photo and review), NEAPTIDE/National (w.Jessica Turner - photo and review), COURT IN THE ACT/Manchester (w.Michael Denison, Gabrielle Drake, Lee Montague - 2 photos and review), TOUCH WOOD AND WHISTLE/Scarborough (w.Janet Jefferies, Russell Dixon - photo and review), OBSERVE THE SONS OF ULSTER MARCHING TOWARDS THE SOMME/Hampstead (w.Ciaran Hinds, Niall O'Brien - photo and review), THE ART OF SUCCESS/RSC (w.Philip Franks, Dinah Stabb - photo and review), A LOVELY SUNDAY FOR CREVE COEUR/Old Red Lion (w.Marlene Sidaway, Elizabeth Richardson - photo and review); Photos of LES MISERABLES, Jeremy Irons, Julia McKenzie, Brian Clark, Tom Courtenay, Keith Drinkel, John Godber, Peter Brook's 1970 RSC production of A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM, Donald Sinden in the 1969 RSC TWELFTH NIGHT, Antony Sher in the RSC RICHARD III, Jack Hulbert in THE WHITE SHEEP OF THE FAMILY (1951), Elisabeth Bergner, Anna Neagle (as herself, and as Nell Gwynn in THOSE GLORY DAYS); Features on John Mills's Stage Career (w.3 photos), Jonathan Miller's production of LONG DAY'S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT/Haymarket (4 photos), Gunter Berghaus on Refugee Artists from Nazi Germany (4 photos), Deborah Warner on her company Kick and new production of CORIOLANUS (2 photos), Alan Jay Lerner (1918-1986) remembered by Ned Sherrin (3 photos); Recent Radio Productions ( of Peggy Mount, Liz Smith); full-page colour photo of Neil Daglish in THE AMERICAN CLOCK/National, reviews etc. [60pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] (£5) SOLD

P&P/Oct 1986: cover-Zoe Wanamaker and Irene Worth in THE BAY AT NICE; Scenes from THE COCKTAIL PARTY (w.Alec McCowen, Sheila Gish, Simon Ward, Sheila Allen - 3 photos and review), A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM/RSC (w.Janet McTeer, Richard Easton, Gerard Murphy, Pete Postlethwaite, Martin Jacobs, Amanda Harris, Joely Richardson, Paul Greenwood - 3 photos and review), LONG DAY'S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT (w.Jack Lemmon, Kevin Spacey, Bethel Leslie, Peter Gallagher, Jodie Lynne McClintock - 3 photos and review), PORGY AND BESS/Glyndebourne (w.Willard White, Gregg Baker, Bruce Hubbard, Willard Price, Damon Evans, Cynthia Haymon - 4 photos and review), THE AMERICAN CLOCK/National (w.Neil Daglish, Sara Kestelman - photo and review), ROMEO AND JULIET/Hammersmith (w.Kenneth Branagh, Andrew Jarvis - 2 photos and review), A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM/Chichester (w.Frankie Howerd - photo and review), CABARET (w.Kelly Hunter - photo and review), THE PETITION/National (w.John Mills, Rosemary Harris - 2 photos and review), JANE EYRE/Chichester (w.Jenny Seagrove, Keith Michell - photo and review), ARMS AND THE MAN/Regent's Park (w.Philip Bowen, Sarah Woodward - 2 photos and review), THE DEAD MONKEY/RSC (w.Anthony O'Donnell, Frances Barber, Bruce Alexander - 2 photos and review), THE GARDEN GIRLS/Bush (w.Sophie Thompson, Maggie McCarthy - photo and review); Photos of Kelly Hunter, Kenneth Branagh, Sheila Gish, Frankie Howerd, Michael Bogdanov and Michael Pennington, Shared Experience in rehearsal, Bristol Old Vic Company, Peter Nichols, Alby James; Features on the choreographer Gillian Lynne (w.2 photos), Disability in the theatre (w.5 photos), Christopher Hampton on LES LIAISONS DANGEREUSES (2 photos), Puppet Theatres in Britain (w.3 photos), Report from Broadway by Douglas Colby (w.3 photos); full-page colour photo of Julia McKenzie and Martin Jarvis in WOMAN IN MIND/Vaudeville, reviews etc. [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/Nov 1986: cover-Michael Crawford and Sarah Brightman in THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA [52pp, 8.25x11.75; tiny tear to back cover, else VG] £5

P&P/Dec 1986: cover-Jonathan Pryce in MACBETH [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5


P&P/Jan 1987: cover-Julia McKenzie in WOMAN IN MIND; Scenes from BREAKING THE CODE/Haymarket (w.Derek Jacobi, Michael Gough - 3 photos and review), MACBETH/RSC (w.Jonathan Pryce, Sinead Cusack, Joely Richardson, Dilys Laye, Susan Porret, Hugh Quarshie, Alfred Burke - 4 photos and review), THE HENRY TRILOGY/English Shakespeare Company (w.Michael Pennington, John Woodvine, June Watson, Jenny Quayle, John Price - 3 photos and review), MR & MRS NOBODY (w.Judi Dench, Michael Williams - 2 photos and review), THE ARCHBISHOP'S CEILING/RSC (w.Jane Lapotaire, David de Keyser, John Shrapnel, Roger Allam - 2 photos and review), TONS OF MONEY/National (w.Simon Cadell, Diane Bull, Michael Gambon, Polly Adams - 3 photos and review), THE INFERNAL MACHINE (w.Maggie Smith, Lambert Wilson - photo and review), THE PIED PIPER/National (w.Deborah Leighton, Bill Moody, Mike Hayward, Sarah Prince, Richard O'Callaghan, Yvonne Gidden, John Darrell - 2 photos and review); Photos of Derek Jacobi, Diana Rigg, Jonathan Pryce, Judi Dench; Features on Peter Nichols (interview and photo), Irving Wardle on Bosses - Performances of Authority (w.2 photos), Matthew Norgate on the Aldwych Farces - Walls versus Lynn (, Ned Sherrin on Recent Record Releases (w.3 photos); Plays and Players Awards 1986 (w.11 photos), full-page portrait of Albert Finney, reviews etc. [52pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] (£5) SOLD

P&P/Feb 1987: cover-Cherie Lunghi and Malcolm McDowell in HOLIDAY; Scenes from A PENNY FOR A SONG/RSC (w.Brian Cox, Stephen Moore, Rudi Davies, Mick Ford, Ian McNeice, Paul Spence, John Shrapnel, Sally George - 4 photos and review), KING LEAR/National (w.Anthony Hopkins, Michael Bryant, Roshan Seth, Douglas Hodge, Bill Nighy - 4 photos and review), AN ITALIAN STRAW HAT (w.Tom Conti, Stratford Johns, Amanda Royle, Clive Dunn - 4 photos and review), WHEN I WAS A GIRL I USED TO SCREAM AND SHOUT (w.Julie Walters, Sheila Reid, Geraldine James - 2 photos and review), NIGHT MUST FALL (w.Margaret Tyzack, Katy Behean, Daniel Webb - 2 photos and review), SERJEANT MUSGRAVE'S DANCE (w.Edward Peel - photo and review), TURKEY TIME (w.John Rogan, Janet Henfrey - photo and review), JULIUS CAESAR/Young Vic (w.Corin Redgrave, Peter Ellis - photo and review), ASHES/Bush (w.Denis Lawson, Sheila Gish - photo and review), CANDIDA (w.Karen McMullen, Rupert Graves - photo and review), BANGED UP/Birmingham (w.Trevor Laird, Tilly Vosburgh - photo and review), KILLING JESSICA (w.Liz Robertson, Patrick Macnee - photo and review), Second Wave Festival/Deptford Albany Empire (5 photos and review); Photos of Julie Walters, Peter Barkworth, Frances de la Tour, Anthony Hopkins, Richard Eyre, Jill Gascoine, Steven Berkoff, Niamh Cusack in COUNTRY DANCING/RSC, Dorothy Tutin in BRIGHTON BEACH MEMOIRES, Josephine Tewson and Martin Jarvis in WOMAN IN MIND; Features on Peter Barkworth as Siegfried Sassoon, and Frances de la Tour as Lilian Hellman (w.2 photos), Jim Cartwright's ROAD (w.3 photos), John Russell Taylor on The Joe Orton Diaries (w.4 photos), James Harding on Ivor Novello (w.5 photos), David Nathan on Brendan Behan (w.2 photos), New York Reviews (w.3 photos), Live Television Drama in America (w.2 photos), Fifty Years Ago: 1936 ( of Margaret Rawlings, Robert Morley, Elisabeth Bergner, Godfrey Tearle); full-page photo of Gemma Craven in THREE MEN ON A HORSE, reviews etc. [52pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] (£5) SOLD

P&P/Mch 1987: cover-Michael Pennington in HENRY V [52pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] £5

P&P/Apr 1987: cover-Judi Dench and Anthony Hopkins in ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA [52pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] £5

P&P/May 1987: cover-Antony Sher in THE MERCHANT OF VENICE [52pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] £5

P&P/Jun 1987: cover-Joanna Lumley in AN IDEAL HUSBAND [52pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] £5

P&P/Jul 1987: cover-Kenneth Branagh [52pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] (£5) SOLD

P&P/Aug 1987: cover-Vivien Rochester, Howard Ward and Jim Carter in THE BALCONY [52pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] £5

P&P/Sep 1987: cover-Roger Allam and Harriet Walter in TWELFTH NIGHT [52pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] £5

P&P/Oct 1987: cover-Jill Baker and Hugh Quarshie in THE GREAT WHITE HOPE [52pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] £5

P&P/Nov 1987: cover-Michael Gambon in A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE [52pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] (£5) SOLD

P&P/Dec 1987: cover-Maggie Smith in LETTICE AND LOVAGE/Globe; Scenes from LETTICE AND LOVAGE/Globe (Maggie Smith, Margaret Tyzack, Richard Pearson, 4 photos and review), GIRLFRIENDS/Playhouse (Tracey Halsey, Hazel O'Connor, David Easter, Caroline Mander, Fletcher Mathers - 4 photos and review), A MAN FOR ALL SEASONS/Savoy (Charlton Heston, Roy Kinnear, Adrienne Thomas - 2 photos and review), THE HYPOCHONDRIAC/Lyric Hammersmith (Tom Courtenay, Mary Maddox - 3 photos and review), ENTERTAINING STRANGERS/NT-Cottesloe (Judi Dench, Tim Pigott-Smith - 3 photos and review), SEPARATION/Hampstead (Saskia Reeves, David Suchet - photo and review), CONVERSATIONS ON A HOMECOMING/Donmar Warehouse (Sean McGinley, Marie Mullen - 3 photos and review), A DOLL'S HOUSE/Manchester Royal Exchange (Brenda Blethyn, David Horovitch, David Allister - 3 photos and review), JOAN OF ARC/Glasgow Citizens' (Charon Bourke, Ian Reddington - 2 photos and review), LAST SUMMER IN CHULIMSK/Nuffield, Southampton (Roy Marsden, Francesca Buller - 2 photos and review); Major feature on Dame Peggy Ashcroft (w.10 magnificent photos); Other features on Alec McCowen and John Alderton rehearsing for WAITING FOR GODOT/NT (, John Wood and his children's plays (w.2 photos), Christopher Fry (w.3 photos), and Richard Goolden; Theatre guide to the West End, Greater London, the Regions, Northern Ireland, Eire, Scotland, and Wales; Small photos of THE WAY TO GO HOME (Paines Plough at the Royal Court Upstairs), Ian Albery, Jonathan Moore, Sylvester McCoy (in THE PIED PIPER), Hinge and Bracket (in THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST/Whitehall), David Wood's THE GINGERBREAD MAN/Chelmsford Civic, Janet McTeer, Paul Scofield, Diana Louise Jordan, Angela Wynter and Gary MacDonald, Norman Beaton and Rudolph Walker; Survey of recent TV and Radio plays; Guide to the Drama Schools; book reviews etc. [48pp, 8.25x11.7; photos, biographies, articles; VG] (£5) SOLD


P&P/Jan 1988: cover-Jonathan Miller, Artistic Director of the Old Vic [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/Feb 1988: cover-Gemma Craven in SOUTH PACIFIC [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/Mch 1988: cover-John Gielgud in THE BEST OF FRIENDS [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/Apr 1988: cover-Rupert Graves and Suzan Sylvester in 'TIS PITY SHE'S A WHORE [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/May 1988: cover-David Harewood and Georgia Slowe in ROMEO AND JULIET [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/Jun 1988: cover-Sir Peter Hall [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/Jul 1988: cover-Jonathan Pryce in UNCLE VANYA [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/Aug 1988: cover-Kiki Dee in BLOOD BROTHERS [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/Sep 1988: cover-Rex Harrison and Edward Fox in THE ADMIRABLE CRICHTON [52pp, 8.25x11.75; minor crease to cover, else VG] (£5) SOLD

P&P/Oct 1988: cover-Penny Downie and Ralph Fiennes in HENRY VI [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/Nov+Dec 1988: cover-Donna McKechnie in CAN-CAN [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5


P&P/Jan 1989: cover-Jos Houben and Annabel Arden in THE PHANTOM VIOLIN [48pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/Feb 1989: cover-Vanessa Redgrave in ORPHEUS DESCENDING [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/Mch 1989: cover-Barry Stanton in THE WARS OF THE ROSES [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/Apr 1989: cover-Jane Galloway and Eleanor Summerfield in THE WAY OF THE WORLD [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/May 1989: cover-Liz Robertson and Ron Moody in SHERLOCK HOLMES THE MUSICAL; Scenes from BED/National (photo and review), METROPOLIS (w.Jonathan Adams, Judy Kuhn, Brian Blessed - 3 photos and review), STEEL MAGNOLIAS/Lyric (w.Jean Boht, Janine Duvitski - photo and review), THE HOBBIT/Lyric Hammersmith (photo and review), POOR NANNY/King's Head (w.Jill Bennett, Susie Blake - photo and review), RED IS THE COLOUR OF NIGHT/Half Moon (w.Helen Griffin - photo and review), FORBIDDEN BROADWAY: The West End Edition/Fortune (photo and review), WILLIAM TELL/Sheffield (w.Neil Morrissey, Peter Kelly - 2 photos and review), COME AND MAKE EYES AT ME/Old Red Lion (w.Janet Amsden - photo and review), HAMLET/National (w.Daniel Day-Lewis, Stella Gonet - 2 photos and review), KING LEAR/Old Vic (w.Eric Porter - photo and review), MY MOTHER SAID I NEVER SHOULD/Royal Court (w.Shirley Henderson, Elizabeth Bradley - photo and review); Photos of Michael Bryant, Sheila Reid, Peter Bayliss, Judi Dench, Duncan Bell in THE TEMPEST/RSC, Tony Gouveia in MASS CARIB/Brighton Festival, Graham Crowden in BED/National, Mavourneen Bryceland and Inez Thorn in SALT RIVER/Brighton Festival, Judi Dench, Ronald Pickup and Frances Barber in BEHAVING BADLY/Channel 4, Joely Richardson in BEHAVING BADLY/Channel 4, David Hare; Features on Player of the Month: Fiona Shaw (, Lindsay Posner and Cheek By Jowl (w.3 photos), Nicholas Hytner's debut production at the National Theatre: GHETTO (w.4 photos), Saskia Reeves (w.3 photos), Gordon McVay on IVANOV (w.3 photos), Sam Mendes and the new Minerva Theatre at Chichester (w.5 photos), reviews etc. [52pp, 8.25x11.7; tiny split at spine, else VG] £5

P&P/Jun 1989: cover-Anthony Hopkins in M.BUTTERFLY; Scenes from MARCH ON RUSSIA/Lyttelton (w.Constance Chapman, Bill Owen - 2 photos and review), ROMEO AND JULIET/RSC (w.Mark Rylance - photo and review), A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM/RSC (w.Richard McCabe, John Carlisle - 2 photos and review), MEASURE FOR MEASURE/Young Vic (w.Stephen Jenn - photo and review), ASPECTS OF LOVE/Prince of Wales (w.Zoe Hart, Michael Ball - photo and review), M.BUTTERFLY/Shaftesbury (w.Anthony Hopkins, G.G.Goei - photo and review), ICECREAM/Royal Court (w.Allan Corduner, Saskia Reeves - photo and review), MOZART AND SALIERI/Almeida (w.Tilda Swinton - photo and review), WOMEN BEWARE WOMEN/Birmingham Rep (w.Patricia Quinn, Mark Jax - photo and review), LA TRAGEDIE DE CARMEN/Glasgow (w.Cynthia Clary - photo and review), IRANIAN NIGHTS/Royal Court (w.Nabil Shaban - photo and review); Reviews of THE BLACK PRINCE/Aldwych, and HAMLET/RSC; Photos of Maggie Smith and Margaret Tyzack in LETTICE AND LOVAGE/Broadway, Geraldine Alexander and David Calder in THE PLAIN DEALER/RSC, Alan Ayckbourn, Ivor Novello as HENRY V (1938, Drury Lane), and Alex Jennings (Player of the Month); London Openings; Interviews with Fiona Shaw (currently playing Rosalind at the Old Vic - w.5 photos), Stuart Burge (currently directing THE BLACK PRINCE - w.4 photos), and Galina Volchek (first Soviet director to direct in the USA - w.4 photos); Report from Broadway (w.4 photos); Report from the Louisville Festival (; W.Stephen Gilbert on TV (w.2 photos), Malcolm Hay on Radio (w.2 photos), reviews of New Books (w.4 photos) etc. [52pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] (£5) SOLD

P&P/Jul 1989: cover-Alexis Merkuschev in DEREVO [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/Aug 1989: cover-Elaine Paige in ANYTHING GOES [52pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] £5

P&P/Sep 1989: cover-Laurence Olivier in SPARTACUS; reviews and photos of THE MAN WHO CAME TO DINNER/RSC (John Wood), SOME AMERICANS ABROAD/RSC (Diane Fletcher, Anton Lesser), A SONG IN THE NIGHT/Lyric Hammersmith (Freddie Jones), THE LONG WAY ROUND/Cottesloe (Tilda Swinton), CYMBELINE/RSC (David O'Hara, Naomi Wirthner), THE SILENT WOMAN, or EPICOENE/RSC (Jared Harris, John Ramm), CARTHAGINIANS/Hampstead (David Herlihy), ANYTHING GOES/Prince Edward (Elaine Page), LA TRAVIATA/Glimmerglass Opera (Stephanie Friede, James Schwisow), WODEHOUSE ON BROADWAY/Theatre Royal, Plymouth (Tony Slattery, Peter Woodward), LOOKING AT YOU (REVIVED) AGAIN/Bush (Tony Rohr, Veronica Quilligan), LAVOUSHKA (THE TRAP)/Sheffield Crucible (Moscow Central Children's Theatre Co.); Player of the Month: Linda Marlowe (, 7-page Tribute to Sir Laurence Olivier by Melvyn Bragg and Edward Petherbridge (12 photos), Nicolas Kent on The Tricycle (4 photos), Interview with Gerard Mulgrew of Scotland's COMMUNICADO company (2 photos), article on Red Shift's FRIDA AND DIEGO (2 photos), interview with Peter Lichtenfels on The Leicester Haymarket (3 photos), report on LIFT 89 (4 photos) etc. [52pp, 8.25x11.7; VG] (£5) SOLD

P&P/Oct 1989: cover-Jack Lemmon, Michael Gambon and Robert Flemyng in VETERAN'S DAY [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/Nov 1989: cover-Claire Hirsch and Denise Black in THE ART OF SUCCESS [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

P&P/Dec 1989+Jan 1990: cover-Pierrot Pillot Bideon and Biker in ARCHAOS [52pp, 8.25x11.75; VG] £5

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