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Barry Jackson and the London theatre

G. W. Bishop

Barry Jackson and the London theatre

by G. W. Bishop

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Published by B. Blom in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England,
  • London,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Jackson, Barry Vincent, Sir, b. 1879.,
    • Theater -- England -- London -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Theatrical producers and directors -- Great Britain -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby G.W. Bishop. With a foreword by Charles B. Cochran. Illus. from the designs of Paul Shelving.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN2598.J25 B5 1969
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 215 p. :
      Number of Pages215
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4910239M
      LC Control Number76081972

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      Full casting has been announced for The Turbine Theatre’s upcoming production of the short-lived Broadway musical High Fidelity.. Directed and choreographed by Author: Andrew Gans.   Barry Manilow - I can't smile without You with Lyrics - Duration: jirafonaz 3,, views. 50+ videos Play all '80s Sing-Alongs YouTube Music; Bee Gees.

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