Barn Theatre

Connections

Connections Sort descending Author name Excerpt
Family and Intimate relationships Edith Craig
The actor John Gielgud was EC 's second cousin. On occasion he performed at her Barn Theatre in Kent.
Cockin, Katharine. Edith Craig (1869-1947): Dramatic Lives. Cassell, 1998.
13
Glendinning, Victoria. Vita. Penguin, 1984.
251
Leisure and Society Edith Craig
Radclyffe Hall and Una Troubridge , who lived nearby, were among those who attended the Barn Theatre performances.
Cockin, Katharine. Edith Craig (1869-1947): Dramatic Lives. Cassell, 1998.
161
Virginia Woolf 's letters to Vita Sackville-West reflect her interest in attending, though it is not...
Leisure and Society Christopher St John
John Gielgud and Peggy Ashcroft performed in Twelfth Night in the Barn Theatre; it was on this night that CSJ first met her new neighbours Vita Sackville-West and Harold Nicolson .
Glendinning, Victoria. Vita. Penguin, 1984.
251
Leisure and Society Christopher St John
The Annual Ellen Terry Memorial Performance was held at the Barn Theatre , Smallhythe: the three women commemorated were Ellen Terry , Edith Craig , and Virginia Woolf .
Cockin, Katharine. Edith Craig (1869-1947): Dramatic Lives. Cassell, 1998.
176
Occupation Edith Craig
The Barn Theatre , founded by EC , held its first memorial performance in honour of her mother, actress Ellen Terry .
Cockin, Katharine. Edith Craig (1869-1947): Dramatic Lives. Cassell, 1998.
157
Occupation Edith Craig
After her mother's death, EC retired to her village home. There she established the Barn Theatre , a converted barn on the grounds of Smallhythe Place which would host an annual dramatic festival in honour...
Occupation Edith Craig
From 1932 the Barn Theatre ran on a subscription basis. EC 's aim was to produce each summer four or five plays that were unlikely to be shown anywhere else.
Holledge, Julie. Innocent Flowers: Women in the Edwardian Theatre. Virago, 1981.
158
Susan Glaspell 's Trifles...
Occupation Christopher St John
After the death of Ellen Terry , Edith Craig and CSJ turned the barn on their property at Smallhythe into a theatre ; the farm they renamed the Ellen Terry Memorial Museum .
Auerbach, Nina. Ellen Terry: Player in Her Time. W.W. Norton, 1987.
400, 453
Performance of text Clemence Dane
CD 's play Ellen Terry in the Theatre was performed at the Barn Theatre on Christopher St John 's property at Smallhythe, Kent, for the Ellen Terry anniversary celebration.
Cockin, Katharine. Edith Craig (1869-1947): Dramatic Lives. Cassell, 1998.
177
Textual Production Christopher St John
CSJ wrote a biographical introduction to Edy: Recollections of Edith Craig, edited by Eleanor Adlard .
The University of Alberta Library copy contains a handwritten note from CSJ that reads: To Christopher Wood In...

Timeline

No timeline events available.