The Stratford Scene

Toronto, Ontario: Clarke, Irwin, 1968. First Edition, published in Canada. Oblong quarto. SIGNED by several actors and actresses who appear in black-and-white images throughout the book, and who performed at various Stratford theater festivals in the 1950s and 1960s, each at their inclusion: Kate Reid ("The Cherry Orchard," 1965), Douglas Campbell ("Othello," 1959, and "Henry VIII," 1961), Helen Burns ("A Midsummer Night's Dream" and "King John," 1960), Richard Monette ("Antony and Cleopatra," 1967), Zoe Caldwell ("Antony and Cleopatra," "Richard III," and "The Merry Wives of Windsor," 1967), Christopher Plummer ("Antony and Cleopatra," 1967), Alan Bates ("Richard III," 1967), and Christopher Walken ("Romeo and Juliet," 1968).

Includes interviews with members of festival companies, and company and cast lists for festivals 1958-1965. An overall recapitulation of the theater scene in Stratford, Ontario, Canada.

Very Good plus lacking the dust jacket. Slight spine lean, and light soil.


[Book #135292]

Price: $475.00