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Restoration Comedy on the Modern Stage
A conversation with Michael Billington

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  • Friday 20 June 2014, 5.45PM to 6.30pm
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  • Scenic Stage Theatre, Department of Theatre, Film and Television, University of York (map|getting to campus)

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A conversation between the UK's leading theatre critic, Michael Billington, and the director of tonight's production of The Provoked Wife – Professor Michael Cordner - about Restoration Comedy on the contemporary stage.

Speaker biography

Michael Billington, the UK's longest established and leading theatre critic, writes for The Guardian and is also the author of a celebrated biography of Harold Pinter.

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