Page 8, 17th December 1999

17th December 1999
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Page 8, 17th December 1999

Irish Gentility Far From Chekhov

Theatre Edward Ashe O N THE SURFACE Edna O'Brien's play Our Father (currently at the Almeida theatre) looks a little like something by – Chekhov. It has many of his devices; an......

Being Beastly About The Millennium Dome

Media matter Nick Thomas 0 CCASIONALLY, in my local pub, I run into the most successful independent producer I know, a man of charm, wit and genial aspect, with the eyes of the......

Did Gladstone's Wife Use A Footwarmer?

Catholic Tastes Alice Thomas Ellis M Y MOTHER-IN-LAW used to write letters, not the short thank-you sort but real ones full of things she'd been thinking about or had caught her......