Page 11, 31st January 1936

31st January 1936
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The People And The

PLAY By R.W.S. Ballet At The Mercury The Mercury Theatre, Mr. Ashley Dukcs's charming little playhouse in Ladbroke Road, is chiefly known just now for the performances being......

Music With Meaning

The real essence or music lies in its sincerity and its meaning. If music is meaningless, it must have avowedly missed its object. The B.B.C. Contemporary Music concert recently......

The Voice Of The Past

The following quotations might suggest that the new year had brought a change of attitude in some papers on the ItaloEthiopian question: Le Temps. — I was right in saying that......

Shaw On Foolish Film-producers Plays For Stage Or Screen

Mr. Bernard Shaw recently said he would refuse to have anything to do with the screen until they would leave his script alone. " I will not have them tom-fooling with my......

Exits And Entrances One More Week To Go

No Exit, the play row running at the Embassy, had no entrance either on Saturday night. It was almost a full house. Any distant relation, however poor, of Ten-Minute Alibi would......

Music

By Charles G. Mortimer It seems a pity that so few can create the enthusiasm for chamber music aroused by Menuhin and his talented sister. The Queen's Hall was packed for their......

Broadcasting

By Wilfrid Rooke Ley DEAR LISTENER, Radio has played its part in the chronicle of these days and has revealed to us once again its incalculable power. At the moment of writing......

What We Owe To Local Government Result Of Essay Competition

Mrs. L. Fisher, Sir Frederick J. Marquis, Dr. A. W. Pickard-Cambridge, Lord Riverdale, Sir Arthur Robinson, and Sir Josiah Stamp kindly consented to act as judges in the......

Film Of The National

Mr. James Cagney, who is to star in a film of the Grand National entitled Serjeant Murphy, is one of Hollywood's leading horsemen. Others are Mr. Leslie Howard and Mr. Ronald......

Children And Cinemas

A recent resolution by the Hendon Education Committee has led to attention being focused on the problem of children and the cinema by the licensing authorities of London,......