Imperial Theatre


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Occupation Christopher St John
CSJ had performed at a private party as a child, cross-dressed, by singing a comic popular song. As Christabel Marshall she had performed with the Stage Society at the Garrick Theatre in London in Gilbert Murray
Performance of text Henrik Ibsen
For copyright reasons, the play had public readings in several cities, including London, before it opened at Stuttgart on 26 January 1900. Its first London production took place at the Imperial Theatre on 26 January...
Performance of text George Paston
GP 's Clothes and the Woman: A Comedy in Three Acts was first produced by the Pioneers at the Imperial Theatre .
These Pioneers are not the same group as Edith Craig 's feminist Pioneer Players .
Nicoll, Allardyce. English Drama, 1900-1930. Cambridge University Press, 1973.
Kaplan, Joel H., and Sheila Stowell. Theatre and Fashion: Oscar Wilde to the Suffragettes. Cambridge University Press, 1994.
Performance of text Christopher St John
CSJ 's first dramatic adaptation/translation, The Good Hope, done in collaboration with Jacob Thomas Grein , was produced by the Stage Society at the Imperial Theatre , London.
Who Was Who in the Theatre: 1912-1976. Gale Research, 1978.
Nicoll, Allardyce. English Drama, 1900-1930. Cambridge University Press, 1973.
Cockin, Katharine. Edith Craig (1869-1947): Dramatic Lives. Cassell, 1998.
Textual Production Clotilde Graves
Many of CG 's sixteen plays (often but not all light comedy), have remained unpublished, though produced on stage in London and New York. The earliest of these, the blank-verse tragedy Nitocris, was...


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