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Barry Jackson – Theatre Pioneer

September 14 @ 7:45 pm - 10:00 pm

A Talk  by Sylvia Gill about the History of Birmingham Rep

Looking at the life and work of Sir Barry Jackson (1879-1961 ) who founded Birmingham REP in 1913, the first purpose built Rep theatre in the world and with George Bernard Shaw, the Malvern Festival. Jackson was the first post-war director of the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre in Stratford.

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Date:
September 14
Time:
7:45 pm - 10:00 pm
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Venue

Lapworth Village Hall
Old Warwick Road
Kingswood, B94 6LD
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Organiser

Paul Baker
Phone:
07985 785819
Email:
paulbaker476@btinternet.com