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Dame Edith Evans on the stage

1963-05-05

Georgian Theatre Royal

Georgian Theatre Royal

The reopening of the Theatre was celebrated on May 5th 1963 with a gala performance led by Dame Edith Evans reading the prologue. Dame Sybil Thorndyke read the epilogue. Both the prologue and the epilogue were written by Ivor Brown, a former editor of the Observer. Brown was a drama critic on the Observer and Chairman of the British Drama League between 1954 and 1962.

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  • Title: Dame Edith Evans on the stage
  • Date Created: 1963-05-05
  • Physical Location: The Georgian Theatre Royal
  • Type: Photograph
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