Christopher Fry

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English dramatist noted for his comic verse dramas (born 1907)


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The Royal Shakespeare Company production boasts a setting that wouldn't look out of place in a Godfather movie and, for once, the side story of drunken Christopher Fry is absolutely hilarious, thanks to Nick Holder's baggy stained underpants performance that offers a lot of bare-faced cheek...
Weber Homes announced the addition of esteemed home sales veteran Christopher Fry to the sales team at Park Place at Mountain Lakes, a luxury community in Morris County.
what I desired to depict were human beings, and therefore I would not let them talk in the 'language of the gods.'" Despite this, verse drama has managed to stay alive in the work of Christopher Fry, Dylan Thomas, Tony Harrison, and Edwin Morgan, among others; not forgetting Glyn Maxwell himself, whose latest verse play, The Lifeblood--about the life, trial, and execution, in 1587, of Mary Queen of Scots--was staged at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in 2004 and by the New York-based Phoenix Theatre Ensemble in 2008.
Christopher Fry; a dramatic reassessment of the Fry/Eliot era of British verse drama.
Christopher Fry and Imperial Oil know first hand how well the new job board hosted by the National Aboriginal Achievement Foundation works.
Her highlight was a leading role in Christopher Fry's The Lady's Not For Burning.
They starred in such classics as The Lady's Not For Burning by Christopher Fry and Love From A Stranger by Frank Vosper.
Christopher Fry, who worked on the script of "Ben-Hur" and other films but was best known for his verse-plays, died June 30 in Chichester, England.
Barrie, Walter de la Marc, Anthony Burgess, John Mortimer, or Christopher Fry. Lawrence Durrell?
The narrative story by Christopher Fry (who is from Maningrida, a remote town on the coast of central Arnhem Land in the Northern Territory and whose tribal group is Burarra) is perfectly enhanced with the heart-felt artwork of Delphine Sarago-Kendrick, a descendant of the Yidinji and Jirrbal people of far north Queensland.
The Lady's Not for Burning, Globe Theatre, London (May 1949)Richard played the orphaned clerk in this period comedy by Christopher Fry. John Gielgud was also in the play.This time I travelled to London with a bus-full of other people from Cwmafan.
CHRISTOPHER FRY ( is a senior software engineer in Bowstreet, Inc., Lynnfield, MA.
In a sermon preached in Toronto recently, Archbishop Peers quoted the British poet Christopher Fry in describing the residential schools crisis as an affair that is "soul size."
Eliot and Christopher Fry. By 1882, Cosmo Lang, future Archbishop of Canterbury, had co-founded the Oxford University Dramatic Society, where he spent carefree hours performing 1 Henry IV.
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