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Errol John
ERROL JOHN (20 December 1924 – 10 July 1988) was a Trinidadian actor and playwright who emigrated to the UK in 1951. CONTENTS * 1 Biography * 2 Selected filmography * 3 References * 4 External links BIOGRAPHYBorn in Port of Spain
Port of Spain
, Trinidad
Trinidad
, John was home-schooled, then began his career as an artist and journalist. Deciding to pursue a career in acting, he joined the Whitehall Theatre Group in Trinidad
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No Hiding Place
NO HIDING PLACE is a British television series that was produced at Wembley Studios
Wembley Studios
by Associated-Rediffusion
Associated-Rediffusion
for the ITV network between 16 September 1959 and 22 June 1967. It was the sequel to the series MURDER BAG (1957–1958) and CRIME SHEET (1959), all starring Raymond Francis as Detective Superintendent, later Detective Chief Superintendent Tom Lockhart. CONTENTS * 1 Production * 2 Cast * 3 Missing episodes * 4 External links PRODUCTION No Hiding Place carried on from where the TV series Murder Bag and Crime Sheet left off. Murder Bag featured 55 episodes. 30 in Season One (16 September 1957 to 31 March 1958), all untitled and 25 in Season Two (30 June 1958 to 1 April 1959), all titled, and all featuring the word "Lockhart" as the first word of their title
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ITV (TV Network)
ITV is a commercial TV network in the United Kingdom
United Kingdom
. Launched in 1955 as INDEPENDENT TELEVISION under the auspices of the Independent Television Authority (ITA, then after the Sound Broadcasting Act 1972, Independent Broadcasting Authority , now Ofcom ) to provide competition to the long established BBC
BBC
, it is also the oldest commercial network in the UK. Since the passing of the Broadcasting Act 1990 its legal name has been CHANNEL 3, to distinguish it from the other analogue channels at the time, namely BBC
BBC
1 , BBC
BBC
2 and Channel 4 . In part, the number 3 was assigned as television sets would usually be tuned so that the regional ITV station would be on the third button, with the other stations being allocated to the number within their name
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Sylvia Wynter
THE HONOURABLE SYLVIA WYNTER, O.J. (born 11 May 1928), is a Jamaican novelist, dramatist critic and essayist. CONTENTS * 1 Biography * 2 Critical work * 3 Works * 3.1 Novel * 3.2 Drama * 3.3 Essays/criticism * 4 References * 5 Sources * 6 Further reading BIOGRAPHY Sylvia Wynter was born in Cuba
Cuba
to Percival Wynter and Lola Maude Wynter (née Reid). At the age of two she returned to her home country, Jamaica, with her parents (both born there) and was educated at the St. Andrew High School for Girls. In 1946 she was awarded the Jamaica
Jamaica
Centenary Scholarship for Girls, which took her to King\'s College London , to read for the B.A. honours in modern languages (Spanish) from 1947 to 1949. She was awarded the M.A. in December 1953 for her thesis, an edition of a Spanish comedia , A lo que obliga el honor
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John Elliot (author)
JOHN HERBERT ELLIOT (4 July 1918 – 14 August 1997) was a British novelist, screenwriter and television producer. Between 1954 and 1960 he scripted a succession of one-off television plays including War in the Air and A Man from the Sun. The latter a pioneering work aimed at a West Indian audience. In 1961 he joined with astronomer Fred Hoyle (to ensure scientific authenticity) to write another ground-breaking TV, the science fiction serial A for Andromeda
A for Andromeda
, which set the tone for all which was to follow in its stead. The success of A For Andromeda prompted a sequel, The Andromeda Breakthrough, in 1962. Following Andromeda, Elliot wrote more one-off plays, but his talents were perhaps underused by the BBC
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Colin Douglas (actor)
COLIN DOUGLAS (28 July 1912 – 21 December 1991) was an English actor. Born in Newcastle upon Tyne , Northumberland
Northumberland
, Douglas was educated at the Farm School in Cumberland
Cumberland
. Following his elder brother Jock, he emigrated to New Zealand
New Zealand
when he was sixteen, working in sheep farming and lumberjacking, but only stayed for five years before auditioning to study at RADA , after begging his father to let him return to try to become an actor. He did some time in repertory , but the Second World War halted his career. In the armed forces he went to Catterick and the Royal Military College, Sandhurst
Royal Military College, Sandhurst
, became Captain and Adjutant in the Border Regiment , and served in the 1st Airborne Division
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Nadia Cattouse
NADIA EVADNE CATTOUSE (born 2 November 1924 in Belize City
Belize City
, British Honduras ) is a Belizean-British actress , singer and songwriter . She is best known for her acting roles in many British television programmes including Play for Today
Play for Today
, Crown Court , Dixon of Dock Green and Johnny Jarvis . As a singer in the 1960s she performed at Les Cousins folk and blues club in Greek Street
Greek Street
, London
London
, and appeared on television programs including the BBC
BBC
’s Sing Along and Hootenanny. On the folk scene she was a contemporary of Julie Felix and Fairport Convention
Fairport Convention
, and was called by Melody Maker
Melody Maker
"one of the giants of the folk-song revival in Britain"
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The Emperor Jones (1953 TV Film)
THE EMPEROR JONES was a 1953 BBC Television
BBC Television
production of the Eugene O\'Neill play of the same title , and transmitted live on 7 July that year. It was adapted and directed by Alvin Rakoff (uncredited), starring Gordon Heath in the title role, with music by Billy Shalanki and choreography by Boscoe Holder . The production was not recorded, and is now lost. As summarised in The Radio Times , "The action of the play takes place on an island in the West Indies as yet not fully exploited by Western civilisation." The BBC had previously broadcast an earlier production of O'Neil's play as two separate live and unrecorded performances on 11 and 13 May 1938, in which Robert Adams played Jones, and Frederick Burtwell the Trader
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Andrew Salkey
ANDREW SALKEY (30 January 1928 – 28 April 1995) was a novelist, poet, children's books writer and journalist of Jamaican and Haitian origin. He was born in Panama but raised in Jamaica, moving to Britain in the 1950s to pursue university education. A prolific writer and editor, he was the author of more than 30 books in the course of his career, including novels for adults and for children, poetry collections, anthologies, travelogues and essays. He died in Amherst, Massachusetts , where he had been teaching since the 1970s, holding a lifetime position as Writer-In-Residence at Hampshire College . CONTENTS * 1 Career * 2 "Salkey\'s Score" * 3 Legacy * 4 Selected bibliography * 5 Further reading * 6 References * 7 External links CAREERHe was born as Felix Andrew Alexander Salkey in Colón, Panama , to Jamaican parents, Andrew Alexander Salkey, a businessman, and Linda Marshall Salkey
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Port Of Spain
PORT OF SPAIN (also spelt PORT-OF-SPAIN) is the capital city of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
Trinidad and Tobago
and the country's third-largest municipality, after Chaguanas
Chaguanas
and San Fernando . The city has a municipal population of 37,074 (2011 census), a metropolitan population of 128,026 (1990 unofficial estimate) and a transient daily population of 250,000. It is located on the Gulf of Paria
Gulf of Paria
, on the northwest coast of the island of Trinidad
Trinidad
and is part of a larger conurbation stretching from Chaguaramas in the west to Arima in the east with an estimated population of 600,000. The city serves primarily as a retail and administrative centre and it has been the capital of the island since 1757
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The Observer
THE OBSERVER is a British newspaper, published on Sundays . In the same place on the political spectrum as its sister papers The Guardian and The Guardian
The Guardian
Weekly , whose parent company Guardian Media Group Limited acquired it in 1993, it takes a social liberal or social democratic line on most issues. First published in 1791, it is the world's oldest Sunday newspaper. CONTENTS* 1 History * 1.1 Origins * 1.2 Nineteenth century * 1.3 Twentieth century * 1.4 Twenty-first century * 2 Supplements and features * 3 The Newsroom * 4 Bans * 5 Editors * 6 Awards * 7 Conventions sponsored * 8 Bibliography * 9 See also * 10 References * 11 External links HISTORYORIGINSThe first issue, published on 4 December 1791 by W.S. Bourne , was the world's first Sunday newspaper . Believing that the paper would be a means of wealth, Bourne instead soon found himself facing debts of nearly £1,600
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New York City
Bronx , Kings (Brooklyn) , New York (Manhattan) , Queens
Queens
, Richmond (Staten Island) ------------------------- HISTORIC COLONIES New Netherland Province of New York
Province of New York
SETTLED 1624 CONSOLIDATED 1898 NAMED FOR James, Duke of York
Duke of York
GOVERNMENT • TYPE Mayor–Council • BODY New York City Council
New York City Council
• MAYOR Bill de Blasio
Bill de Blasio
(D ) AREA • TOTAL 468.484 sq mi (1,213.37 km2) • LAND 302.643 sq mi (783.84 km2) • WATER 165.841 sq mi (429.53 km2) • METRO 13,318 sq mi (34,490 km2) ELEVATION 33 ft (10 m) POPULATION (2010 ) • TOTAL 8,175,133 • ESTIMATE (2016) 8,537,673 • RANK 1st, U.S
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Stratford East
The THEATRE ROYAL STRATFORD EAST is a large community theatre in Stratford in the London
London
Borough of Newham . Since 1953, it has been the home of the Theatre
Theatre
Workshop company, famously associated with Joan Littlewood
Joan Littlewood
. CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 Artistic directors * 2.1 Joan Littlewood
Joan Littlewood
(1953–1974) * 2.2 Ken Hill (1974–1975) * 2.3 Maxwell Shaw (1975–1977) * 2.4 Clare Venables (1977–1981) * 2.5 Philip Hedley (1979–2004) * 2.6 Kerry Michael (2004–present) * 3 References * 4 Bibliography * 5 External links HISTORYThe theatre was designed by architect James George Buckle, who was commissioned by the actor-manager Charles Dillon in 1884. It is the architect's only surviving work, built on the site of a wheelwright's shop on Salway Road, close to the junction with Angel Lane
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Cottesloe Theatre
The ROYAL NATIONAL THEATRE (generally known as the NATIONAL THEATRE) in London
London
is one of the United Kingdom's three most prominent publicly funded performing arts venues, alongside the Royal Shakespeare
Shakespeare
Company and the Royal Opera House
Royal Opera House
. Internationally, it is known as the NATIONAL THEATRE OF GREAT BRITAIN. From its foundation in 1963 until 1976, the company was based at the Old Vic
Old Vic
theatre in Waterloo . The current building is located next to the Thames in the South Bank
South Bank
area of central London. In addition to performances at the National Theatre building, the National Theatre company tours productions at theatres across the United Kingdom. Since 1988, the theatre has been permitted to call itself the Royal National Theatre, but the full title is rarely used
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Royal National Theatre
The ROYAL NATIONAL THEATRE (generally known as the NATIONAL THEATRE) in London is one of the United Kingdom's three most prominent publicly funded performing arts venues, alongside the Royal Shakespeare Company and the Royal Opera House . Internationally, it is known as the NATIONAL THEATRE OF GREAT BRITAIN. From its foundation in 1963 until 1976, the company was based at the Old Vic theatre in Waterloo . The current building is located next to the Thames in the South Bank area of central London. In addition to performances at the National Theatre building, the National Theatre company tours productions at theatres across the United Kingdom. Since 1988, the theatre has been permitted to call itself the Royal National Theatre, but the full title is rarely used
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Robin Midgley
ROBIN MIDGLEY (10 November 1934 – 19 May 2007) was a director in theatre, television and radio and responsible for some of the earliest episodes of Z-Cars and for the television version of the Royal Shakespeare Company\'s Wars of the Roses . CONTENTS * 1 Early life * 2 Career * 3 Later life * 4 Sources * 5 External links EARLY LIFEMidgley was born in Torquay
Torquay
and educated at Blundell\'s School and King\'s College, Cambridge , where he directed plays with casts including Jonathan Miller
Jonathan Miller
, Sylvia Plath
Sylvia Plath
and Daniel Massey . Midgley married, first, the playwright and psychotherapist Liane Aukin , and, in 1991, the dancer and choreographer Denni Sayers. His two sons from his first marriage are Baptist Minister Rev. Benjamin Midgley and Child Psychotherapist Dr. Nicholas Midgley
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