From Shakespeare To The Royal Shakespeare Company: the 1,000-year story of the British Theatre – Andrew Davies

The Globe, William Shakespeare, Inigo Jones, the Swan, court masques, David Garrick, Victorian penny theatres putting on 20-minute Shakespeare, Sir Henry Irving and Ellen Terry, theatre censorship, stage scenery and make-up – these are just some of the topics explored in this invigorating history of British theatre.

Andrew Davies

Extra-Mural Tutor for London, Essex and The Open University; Author of 9 books, including The East End Nobody Knows; frequent contributor to radio and television; has lectured all over the world; organises walks to complement his lectures.