Theatre Notebook Index: vols 41-64 (B)

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Babes in the Wood, The 55 43
    marionettes 48 19, 48 22, 48 26, 48 30
baboon impersonations 60 72­5
Bacchae (Euripides) 45 11, 45 12
Bach, J.C. 42 68
Back, Robin, archive papers 62 168
Back Stages (Kilgarriff) 64 183­4
backshutter positions 60 77­91
    see also shutters
backstage activity 56 138­42, 61 46, 64 183­4
    see also stage doors; tiring-houses
backstage paintings 51 166­9
Backstage Stories (Baker) 62 179
'backstage' website 57 73
Baddeley, Angela 53 98
Baddeley, Hermione, archive papers 63 183
Baddeley, Hugh 53 57
Baden Powell, Colonel 62 96
Badger, Jonathan, 'Press > for history' 50 65­8
Baetier, Katherine 59 6
Bagnigge Wells 58 75
Bailey, Leslie William 60 181
Bailey, Peter, Music Hall: The Business of Pleasure 42 87­8
Baillie, Bruce 57 159
Baines, Edward 48 161­3
Baird, Dorothea 56 21
Baird, John D., 'Dryden and Lee, Oedipus: A probable performance in January or February 1697/98' 61 32­4
Baker's Fine Lady's Airs, The 49 22
Baker, Barbara, Backstage Stories 62 179
Baker, Elizabeth, Chains 47 177
Baker, Erskine 45 71
Baker, Francis 48 155, 52 66, 52 71, 52 72
Baker, Hylda, archive papers 63 181
Baker, Jean 52 49
Baker, Josephine 53 178, 57 165
Baker, Michael, Rise of the Victorian Actor, The 60 175
Baker, Mrs (actress) 51 46
Baker, Richard Anthony, British Music Hall: An Illustrated History 61 56
Baker, Sarah 52 49
Baker, Stuart E., 'Turrets and tiring houses on the Elizabethan public stage' 49 134­51
Baker, Thomas, Humour of the Age, The 61 138
Balcon, Malcolm 57 159
balconies in Restoration theatre 61 18­20
Baldwin, Jane, 'Chekhov, The Rediscovery of Realism: Michel Saint-Denis' Productions of Three Sisters and The Cherry Orchard 53 96­115, 53 103
Baldwin, Mary 62 16
Baldwin, Olive 41 70­4, 41 96
    on Anne Bracegirdle 60 57­8
    'England's Glory and the celebrations at court for Queen Anne's birthday in 1706' 62 7­19
    on Lavinia Fenton 56 72
    'Much Ado, Love and Magic and Crazy Jane' 54 60­1
Baldwin, Peter, Toy Theatres of the World 49 180
Baldwin, T.W. 61 125, 61 128
Balfe, Michael 47 157, 60 156
Ball, Meredith 61 47
ballad-operas 54 100
ballads 42 134
Ballard, Philip Boswood 46 41
ballet 53 177
    aerial ballet 63 152
    Captain Cook craze 56 165
    Empire Theatre of Varieties 63 165
    Festival Hall 57 28­9
    Louis XIII 42 90­1
    Moor Street Adelphi 63 137
    pantomime 60 106, 60 108
    programmes 58 91­118, 58 94­5, 58 101, 58 103, 58 107, 58 117
    S.T.R. publications 42 133
Ballet de la Marine, Le 57 122
Ballets des rues de Paris 57 122
Ballets Jooss 58 117
Banbury
    Burney playbills 57 138
    and District Musical Society 49 51
    Old Banburians Dramatic Society 53 59
Bancroft, John
    Tragedy of Sertorious, The 47 149
    United Company staging 48 109
Bancroft, Lady Marie 46 10, 50 86, 50 88­9, 56 133, 56 183, 58 158
    see also Wilton, Marie
Bancroft, Sir Squire 42 98­9, 42 129, 56 133, 58 158, 61 46­7
    Collette and 63 20­1
    Herkomer lecture 62 135
Band, Thomas E. 61 111
Banditti, The (D'Urfey) 48 108, 48 111
Banff playbills 57 138
Banham, Martin
    Extraordinary Actors: Essays on Popular Performers 60 65­7
    The Cambridge Guide to the Theatre 48 60
    The Cambridge Guide to World Theatre 44 41­4
    'Tom Taylor and Mr Davies of Warrington' 48 164­9
Banished Duke, The (anon) 48 109
Bankhead, Tallulah 58 93
banking, Georgian theatre 64 74
Bankrupt, The (Foote) 42 70
Banks, John
    Destruction of Troy, The 47 151
    Rival Kings, The 47 148
    Vertue Betray'd 47 151
banned plays 42 109­17
    see also censorship
Banner Theatre Company 59 169, 60 176
Bannister, Charles 56 168, 60 94­5
Bannister family in Russia 45 96
Bannister, John 52 149, 54 60
Bantock, Granville Ransome 55 159
Bantock, Leedham, White Chrysanthemum, The 56 21
Barbados 58 6
Barbarian Ingomar, The (Griffith) 50 120
Barber, Richard 59 6
Barber of Seville, The 57 158
Barber, Tabitha 59 10, 59 12, 59 13, 59 16, 59 17­18
Barbican Art Gallery 42 80
Barbican Arts Trust 59 170
Barbour, Joyce 55 160
Bardin (actor) 51 51
'bare stage' 55 60
Barfield, Steven, (R) 59 175­6, 60 119­21, 60 182­4, 62 122­3
Bargrave, John 62 124
Barker, Clive, (R) 44 85­8
Barker, George Glanville 53 57
Barker, Harley Granville see Granville Barker, Harley
Barker, Howard, Arguments for a Theatre 48 175
Barker, Kathleen 42 48, 43 96, 45 112, 54 58
    'A footnote to Fratricide Punished' 42 39­43, 42 40, 42 42
    'Churches and stages in Restoration and eighteenth-century Bristol' 45 84­93
    death of Irving's mother 44 123­5
    essays in honour of 49 11
    '"Mr. M" and the Bath Company: an unfortunate application' 43 50­7
    obituary 46 2­3
    (R) 41 93­4, 42 87­9, 43 45
    on Richmond actors 42 79
    S.T.R. publications 42 136
    'The revival of theatre outside London with special reference to the West Country (1700-1788)' 46 105, 46 118­22
Barker, Tony, Round the Town: Following Grandfather's Footsteps 57 162­5
Barker, William 47 109
Barket, Richard H. 46 155
Barlow, Edward 63 95
Barlow, Graham F. 47 174, 47 175
Barlow, J. 47 4, 47 5
barn theatres 43 10­14
Barnaby Brittle (Betterton) 58 31­2
Barnaby and The Old Boys (Baxter) 57 67
Barnard, Ralph 51 9, 51 12
Barnard, Richard 42 136, 45 38, 48 19­20, 48 24, 48 25
Barnay, Ludwig 58 154­8
Barnes (singer) 42 60
Barnes's Devil's Charter, The 53 168, 56 106, 63 12­13
Barnes, Peter 44 75
Barnes, Philip N. 42 78
Barnes Theatre 53 96­7, 53 99
    Chekhov 56 16
    Enterprise 48 170
    Three Sisters (1926) 41 56
Barnett, C.Z. 59 64
Barnett, John 54 146
Barnsley
    Archive additions 2009  63 180
    Circle of Magicians 57 160
    Globe Theatre 46 48
    Theatre Trust 49 51
Barnstaple
    jugglers 57 92
    Lee's circuit 53 20
barnstorming 44 126
Barnum, P.T. 47 116
Barnwell, George 41 132
Barnwell Theatre, Cambridge 51 93, 53 26
Baroque style 41 27­8, 41 83, 41 131­2
Barrasford, Thomas 49 29, 49 34
Barrault, Jean Louis 51 20
Barrett, Daniel
    'The end of Charles Kean's Directorship of the Windsor Theatricals' 56 117­25, 56 122, 57 73
    T.W. Robertson and the Prince of Wales's Theatre 50 55­6
Barrett, Giles Linnett 51 170­1
Barrett, Oscar 50 165
Barrett, Wilson 56 21
    Sign of the Cross, The 50 119
Barrie, James M. 45 136, 48 82, 62 88
barring clauses 49 32­3, 49 35­6
Barrington, Rutland 55 146, 55 149, 55 151
Barron, David see Pinter, Harold
Barron, Marcus 57 18­19
Barrow, Valentine K. 44 48
    'Charles Dibdin's entertainments' 44 10­16
Barrow-in-Furness 43 45, 58 159­60
Barry, Christopher 56 179
Barry, Elizabeth 46 157, 46 158, 49 4, 49 7, 61 135, 61 138, 63 102
Barry, Helen 48 158, 48 159, 48 160, 48 163
Barry, Katie 55 102
Barry, Letitia 55 101, 63 152
Barry, Mrs (actress) 62 5­6
Barry, Spranger 41 83, 52 112, 52 115, 63 89
    Drury Lane 49 12­14, 49 73, 49 75­6, 49 78­9
    salary 64 60
Barrymore, Earl of 58 32
Bart, Lionel 57 159
Barthelemon, Mrs 42 69
Bartholomew Fair 49 93, 49 96­7, 52 93, 52 104­5, 58 10
    dancing monkeys 57 130
    Doggett at 51 151, 51 161
    'Hocus Pocus' at 54 135­6
    Jack Sheppard plays 54 100
    Punch's Puppet Show 56 78­9, 56 80­1
    Richardson's Theatre 50 32, 50 35, 50 36
Bartholomew Fair (Jonson) 52 92­3, 52 107, 55 115
    Newdigate newsletters 56 148­50, 56 152
Bartholomew, Master of Cologne 45 114­21, 45 115
Bartolozzi, Francesco 58 22
Bartolozzi, Lucia 55 101
    see also Vestris, Madame
Barton, John 41 106, 55 160
Barwell, Richard 61 64­5, 61 67
Basket of Flowers, The (marionette play) 48 30
Baskin, Ellen, Enser's Filmed Books and Plays 58 42
Bassnett, Susan, Bernhardt, Terry, Duse: the Actress in her Time 43 141­3
Baston, John 45 26
Bastow, George 60 57
Bateman sisters 50 80, 50 82, 50 83, 50 90
Bateman, Thomas (John) 49 67
Bath 58 91, 58 142
    Burney playbills 57 138­9
    Crazy Jane 54 60
    eighteenth century 46 119­21
        Orchard Street Theatre 46 121
        Simpson's Assembly Rooms 46 121
    Hotwells Spa long rooms 43 106
    Octagon Theatre Club 57 160
    Power's Company 57 5
    programmes 56 19
    Siddons at 63 84­5
    Theatre Royal 49 115, 50 51, 50 150
Bath Company 43 50­7, 46 120, 46 121, 47 173
Bath, E.J. 54 119­20
    A Revised Descriptive Catalogue of Theatrical Wood Engravings 53 118
Batsford Dictionary of Drama, The (Hodgson) 43 83­4
Battle of Alcazar, The (Peele) 56 107
Battle of Waterloo, The 53 118
Batty, William 58 82, 60 160, 60 162, 60 166
Batty's Olympic Arena 47 7
Baugh, Christopher 47 120
    on Jack Reading 58 122­4
    (R) 51 114­15, 59 176­7
    Theatre, performance and technology: the development of scenography in the twentieth century 61 173­4
    'Three Loutherbourg 'designs'' 47 96­103, 47 97, 47 99, 47 101
Bawcutt, N.W. 57 89, 57 98
    '"Abstract of the Articles": an early Restoration theatre agreement' 51 75­80
    The Control and Censorship of Caroline Drama... 51 113
    'William Vincent, alias Hocus Pocus: a Travelling Entertainer of the Seventeenth Century' 54 130­8
Baxter, John 59 21, 59 22, 60 179
Baxter, Keith, Barnaby and The Old Boys 57 67
Baxter, Raymond Frederic, archive papers 64 175
Baxter, Richard 64 7­8
Baylis, Peter, archive papers 64 180
Baynton, Henry 48 170
B.B.C.
    archive papers 62 171, 63 180, 63 182, 64 175
    Carleton Greene papers 53 57
    Midlands Region 60 179
    Pensioners Association 64 175
    Radio 45 36, 60 46, 60 49­51, 64 175
    Repertory Company 56 178
    Round The World broadcast 57 27
    Saint-Denis' broadcasts 53 112, 60 46, 60 49­51
    Shaw's broadcasting 57 11­24, 64 117­18
    World Service papers 63 180, 64 175
    Written Archives Centre 58 166
Beach Pavilion, Aberdeen 53 82
Beale, Charles, Junior 59 12, 59 13, 59 18
Beale, Charles, Senior 59 12, 59 16­17, 59 18
Beale, Mary 59 10­13, 59 11, 59 16, 59 18
Bear Garden 57 130
    Davies's 52 2­7, 52 3, 52 5
    Museum 52 2, 52 6
Beard, Charlotte 64 12­14, 64 15
Beard, John 48 22, 48 29, 55 135­7, 55 136, 62 56, 64 12­13, 64 16, 64 23
    in Artaxeres 62 37­40, 62 42, 62 47, 62 49­53
Beaton, Cecil 56 22
Beau Defeated, The 51 51­2
beau idéal 41 79, 41 81­2
Beaumont, Francis 45 153­6, 57 21
    Cupid's Revenge 42 16
    Knight of the Burning Pestle, The 42 56, 51 66, 53 13, 55 66­8
    Little French Lawyer, The 46 79, 46 80
    Mad Lover, The 54 86, 59 36
    Maid in the Mill, The
        curtains 54 12, 54 14­16
        revival 54 86­97
    Maid's Tragedy, The 42 111, 46 79
    Masque of the Inner Temple and Gray's Inn 57 122
    St. Paul's company 55 127
    Woman-Hater, The 55 114
Beaumont, Hugh (Binkie) 52 168, 52 170, 53 106
Beaumont, Mrs (singer) 42 64
Beauty and the Beast
    marionette play 48 27, 48 30
    pantomime 60 114
Beauty in Distress (Motteux) 59 33
Beaux' Stratagem, The (Farquhar) 43 63­4, 49 14, 49 18, 49 23, 57 66, 58 5
Beazley, Samuel 50 39­50
Beccles
    Burney playbills 57 139
    strolling company at 51 157, 51 162
Becket (Tennyson) 50 109, 59 132, 59 134­5, 62 167
Beckett, Harry 47 107, 47 109
Beckett, Samuel 58 165
    books reviewed 43 88­90, 45 46­9, 46 108­10, 49 59
    correspondence 53 57
    Waiting for Godot 45 46­9, 50 68­77, 55 104, 56 15, 58 36, 59 168­9
Bedale
    Blackburn's tavern long room 43 106
    Long Room 46 31
Beddington, Jack 60 48
Bedford, Arthur, A Serious Advertisement 57 2­10
Bedford Choral Society 49 51
Bedford, Duke of 64 20, 64 25­6
Bedford, Paul 54 110, 54 112
Bedford, Rev. Arthur 45 87
Bedford Theatre, London 50 170
Bedford's Men 58 52
Bedfordshire and Luton Archives Service 64 176
Bedingfield, Anne 55 8, 55 10­12
Beechcroft Players' Revue 48 53
Beefsteak Room, London 59 132, 59 138
Beeland (Beland) (musician) 57 83
Beerbohm, Max 59 135, 59 138
Beerbohm Tree, Herbert 48 82, 53 157, 59 138
    as actor-manager 56 15
    books reviewed 54 66, 54 177­8, 56 182
    Buchel portrait 44 39
    cuttings' albums 50 177
    Nash and 64 28­9, 64 32­4, 64 43­4
    playbill for first Haymarket production 49 112
    portraits 47 104­5
    Press Club Dinner front cover 56 41
    programmes 56 21
    Shaw's plays 54 163
    Wilde's contract 48 46­8
Beeston, Christopher 42 10­12, 54 21, 56 86­7, 59 2
Beeston's Boys 59 2
Beggar Prince, The (Hamilton) 49 102
Beggar's Bush (Fletcher) 47 128
Beggar's Opera, The (Gay) 48 13, 51 44, 58 10, 62 25
    Beard in 62 39­40, 62 42
    benefits 50 22, 63 106, 63 120
    Drury Lane openings 49 13, 49 14, 49 15, 49 18, 49 23
    Fenton in 56 72
    Hogarth and 47 30, 47 33, 62 35, 62 42, 62 45
    Jack Sheppard plays 54 98, 54 100
    Lyric, Hammersmith 63 55
    Playfair's revival 56 14
    rehearsals 62 163, 62 164, 62 165­6
    Zoffany's scene 52 49
Beggar's Petition, The (Pitt) 52 31
Beggar's Wedding, The 51 48
Beginning to End (Beckett) 43 88
'Behind the Scenes' exhibition 61 111­12
Behn, Aphra
    Abdelazer 42 19, 47 150, 47 152
    Amorous Prince, The 47 25, 47 26, 47 152
    books reviewed 63 126
    City Heiress, The 47 151, 47 153, 47 154
    Debauchee, The 47 150
    Dutch Lover, The 47 142, 47 149, 47 152­3
    Emperor of the Moon, The 47 88, 51 156, 51 163
    False Count, The 47 151, 47 153
    Feign'd Curtizans, The 47 151, 47 153
    Forc'd Marriage, The 47 25, 60 90
    Revenge, The 47 143, 47 151, 61 151, 61 160
    Roundheads, The 42 114, 47 151­2, 47 154
    Rover, The 41 105­6, 42 113, 46 114­15, 47 150­1, 47 153­4
    Sir Patient Fancy 47 150, 47 153­4
    stage directions 47 143, 47 152­3
    Town Fop, The 47 150, 47 153
    United Company staging 48 105, 48 108, 48 110­11
    Woman Turn'd Bully, The attribution 62 4
    Young King, The 47 151­2, 47 154
Beinecke Library, Yale University 63 80­1
Bel Savage playhouse 56 73
Belfast Lyric Theatre, archive papers 63 183
Belfast Theatre 53 118
Belgian theatre video records 43 133­4
Believe As You List (Massinger) 56 142, 63 75
Bell, Hazel, Kay Macaulife: Women Take the Stage 60 67
Bell, John 56 74
Bell playhouse 56 73
Bell, R. (equestrian mime) 47 4
Bell, Robert 55 88
Bell, William Gustavus 61 107­8
Bellair, Miss M. 47 109
Bellamira (Sedley) 48 108
Belles' Stratagem, The (Cowley) 53 174, 58 157
Bellingham Amateur Dramatic Society 55 161
Belloc, Hilaire 57 11, 57 22
Bells of Haslemere, The 59 151, 59 155
Bells, The (Albery) 55 106, 58 157, 59 123, 59 124, 59 125, 59 133, 59 136, 59 138, 59 143
Belmont (née Robson), Eleanor Elise 49 55
Belon, Peter, Mock Duellist, The 47 148
Belper Amateur Dramatic Society archives 58 167
Belphegor (Wilson) 42 57­62, 42 99, 48 108, 55 85
Belt and Braces Theatre Company 64 107
Ben Hur (Young) 50 119, 50 120
Bencraft, Charlotte 64 16
Bencraft, Harriet 64 16
Bencraft, Henrietta 64 12, 64 14, 64 16­18, 64 26
Bencraft, James 64 16, 64 23
Benedetti, Jean, David Garrick and the Birth of Modern Theatre 56 132
benefits
    Britannia Theatre 42 107­8
    British system 42 133
    charges 63 93­4, 63 96­102, 63 110­12, 63 116, 63 119
    colonial America 64 89, 64 91
    Covent Garden 63 93­4, 63 96­102, 63 106, 63 110­12, 63 116­17, 63 119­20
    Drury Lane 49 72­3, 49 80, 49 84, 50 15­28
    Lincoln's Inn Fields 42 34
    Moor Street Adelphi 63 144
    Queen's Theatre, Hull 60 149, 60 163
Benfield, Robert 55 74
Bengal Gazette 61 68
Bennet, Henry see Arlington, Earl of
Bennet, Mrs 50 144
Bennett, Alan 64 180
Bennett, Arnold 56 13
Bennett, Cleon V. 49 116
Bennett, Elizabeth 52 9
Bennett, James 54 102, 63 140
Bennett, Joseph 62 131
Bennett, Stuart, Theatre for Children and Young People: 50 years of professional theatre in the UK 60 122­3
Bensley, Robert 41 135
Benson, Anne 64 14
Benson, Catherine 64 14, 64 18
Benson, Eugene, English-Canadian Theatre 43 36­8
Benson, F.R., touring company 64 132
Benson, Frank 51 10, 51 11, 52 47, 54 177, 56 15, 58 41
Bensusan, Inez 48 49
Bentley, G.E. 49 132, 56 72, 64 5
Bentley, Richard 51 147­50, 51 153
Bentley's Miscellany 54 101
Berain, Jean 47 82, 47 83
Berar, M. de 58 76
Beresford (Powell), Iris and Doris 46 49
Beresford, Lord William (Bill) 62 86, 62 92
Berkeley, Sir Charles, 2nd Viscount Fitzharding 59 19­20
Berkhamsted Pageant 56 181
Berkshire Record Office 64 176
Berkshire theatre 45 50
Berlin 55 148, 58 154­5
    Berliner Ensemble 58 36
    Deutsches Theater 58 156
    Königliches Schauspielhaus 58 156
    Lipperheide Collection 49 50
Bermondsey Spa 58 76
Bernard Delfont Ltd 58 166
Bernard, Paul 55 50
Bernard Shaw and the BBC (Conolly) 64 117­18
Bernhardt, Sarah 48 83
    books reviewed 43 141­3, 52 57­8
    Comédie Française 56 125­7, 56 129­31
    as Hamlet 52 57­8
Bernstein, Eduard 64 133
Berry, Edward 51 48, 52 9
Berry, Herbert 49 133
    English Professional Theatre, 1530-1660 56 72­3
    lewis braces at the Red Lion 50 175­6
    The Boars Head Playhouse 42 138­9
Berry, Ralph, (R) 45 156­7
Bertram, or, The Castle of Aldobrand (Maturin) 51 82, 51 87
'Bespeak Nights' 60 149, 60 155, 60 161, 60 163
Bessel, R. 58 4
Best of Plays and Players 1953-1968 and 1969-1985, The (Roberts) 44 136­8
Beswick, Lavinia see Fenton, Lavinia
Bethun (actor) 51 51
Betsy Baker (Morton) 55 87, 62 80, 62 108­9, 62 112
Betterton, Mary 61 32
Betterton, Thomas 41 26, 41 82­3, 58 31­2, 59 26
    acting school 48 154­5
    Amorous Widow, The 51 47
    Anatomist, The production 62 9
    apprenticeship 57 84­5
    Cibber's Xerxes 46 155, 46 157, 46 158
    computer analysis of staging 48 103­4, 48 111
    Dioclesian 47 80­95, 47 81, 47 89­91, 51 156, 57 127­8
    England's Glory production 62 18
    Lincoln's Inn Fields Theatre 50 136, 50 137, 54 87, 61 123
    Mohun and 59 4, 59 6, 59 15
    monkeys on stage 57 122
    Oedipus: A Tragedy 61 32­4
    passions in acting 41 131, 41 136
    Prophetess, The 48 15, 48 105, 48 112, 48 113, 48 114, 51 156
    prosecutions against 61 135, 61 138
    summer season 42 15, 42 20
    Tate's King Lear 49 3­10
Betty, Master William Henry West 50 79­80, 63 86­7, 63 90, 64 182
between-scenes continuity 56 102­8
Bevan, Fern, Twentieth Century Fitup Theatre: an Oral and Documentary History 54 180
Beverley
    Elizabethan players 42 56
    Richmond circuit 46 30
Beverly, Henry 60 162, 60 164
Beverly, Mrs 54 119
Beverly, William 50 155, 50 157
Bevington, David, Doctor Faustus 48 59
Bevis (actor) 63 71, 63 73
Beyond the Breakers (Cutting) 60 177, 60 178
Bible burning 44 99­101
bibliographies 45 151­2
    actors' names as evidence 63 70, 63 72­4, 63 76­7
    Cambridge Bibliography of English Literature, Vol.3 47 48
    circus and the allied arts 46 105, 47 54­6
    costume, masks, make-up and wigs 55 103
    English Theatrical Literature 42 133
    International Bibliography of the Theatre 1984 43 90­1
    provincial theatre 42 132
Bickerstaffe, Isaac
    Love in a Village 42 64, 55 136, 61 72­3, 62 40
    Thomas and Sally 60 95
Bickerstaffe, John 51 149­50, 51 159­60
Bignell, Mrs 51 45
Bigwood (comedian) 42 104, 42 106
Bihin, M. 42 118
Bijou Theatre, Rosherville Gardens 61 172
Bill Porter (Sinclair) 45 140
Billington, Elizabeth 52 146, 52 155
Billington, Fred 44 31, 44 127, 45 40
Billington, Michael 64 165
    State of the Nation: British Theatre Since 1945 62 121
Billington, Sandra, (R) 44 93­5
Billington, W.O. 45 40
bills see manuscript bills; playbills
binders, Theatre Notebook 60 126
Bingley Musical Union 55 161
Binns, J.W. 44 144
    'Christian IV and The Dutch Courtesan' 44 118­23
Biographical Dictionary of Actors, Actresses, Musicians, Dancers, Managers and other stage personnel in London 1660-1800, A (Highfill et al) 47 56­7, 50 52, 59 4, 59 7, 59 14
biographies of actors 63 72, 63 77
Biographs, American 63 164
Birchell, Isabella 61 71
Bird, Alan 52 49, 59 53
    'The Theatre at Wynnstay' 59 53­5
Bird, Christopher 60 129­30
Bird, Richard 55 160
Bird, Theophilus 60 129
Bird, William (alias Bourne) 55 119­22
Birkenhead, Lord 62 98
Birkhead (actor) 51 46
Birmingham
    Adelphi Theatre, Moor Street 63 130, 63 131­48
    Drum, The 60 176
    Hippodrome 50 177, 55 52­4
    King Street Theatre 52 131
    Moor Street Adelphi 63 130, 63 131­48
    New Street Theatre 63 136­9
        first 52 130, 52 132, 52 133
        second 52 130­41, 52 131, 52 134­6
    New Theatre 63 139
    Pollack 53 180
    Prince of Wales Theatre 63 146­7
    Repertory Theatre 41 142, 44 79, 51 13, 56 16, 56 71, 58 39­40
    Ryan's Royal Amphitheatre 47 4
    Savoy Operatic Society 49 51
    Theatre Royal 49 123, 50 39, 63 136­9, 63 146
    University Special Collections 58 166
    West Midlands Arts 49 51
Birnam Wood 57 107­11
Biro, Lajos 54 61
Birth and Exploits of the Facetious Mr. Punch and his Merry Family, The (Tringham) 49 111, 56 79, 56 82­3, 56 84
Birth of Merlin, The 46 79
birthday balls/celebrations see Royal birthday balls/celebrations
Birthday Party, The (Pinter) 44 90­3, 56 15, 58 36, 58 46
Bishop Blaize Inn Long Room, Richmond, Yorks 43 106, 46 31, 46 38­9
Bishop, Henry 54 150
    Clari 54 149
Bishop, Samuel 61 126, 61 127, 61 129
Bissell, Richard, Pajama Game, The 57 41
BJ Simmons & Co, archive papers 63 184
Black Book, The (Middleton) 64 4
Black Castle, The (melodrama) 50 35, 50 36­7
black comedians 54 31­2
Black-Eyed Sukey (Cooper) 50 147, 50 148
Black-Eyed Susan, or, Pirates Ashore (penny number story) 50 158
Black Eyed Susan (Jerrold) 50 146­75, 50 149, 50 152­3, 50 171, 60 111
black-face masques 61 2­11
black-face minstrelsy 43 137, 64 29
black-face soloists 53 67
Black Figures of Edward Gordon Craig, The (Newman) 44 132­4
Black Joan 55 120
Black Mime Theatre 53 58
black population of London 61 144
Black Prince, The (Orrery) 41 111, 47 23
Black theatre 55 104, 60 36­7, 60 119­21
    see also Aldridge, Ira; negro-artists
Blackborn, Mr and Mrs 52 66, 52 74
Blackburn Theatres 50 117
Blackfriars Playhouse, Staunton, Virginia 64 8
Blackfriars Theatre 42 3, 42 5­10, 42 12, 53 13, 54 75
    Apothecaries Society purchase 61 3
    frons scenae 55 61, 55 63, 55 66, 55 68
    'housekeepers' 55 74
    prompters 56 141
    Rhodes 57 83­5
    second 41 69
    sharp dealing 55 124­7
    stage doors 54 21
    stage-sitting 64 4­7
    staging resources 56 86­9
    see also Children of Blackfriars
Blackmore, William (tailor) 64 65­6, 64 67
Blackpool Grand Theatre 49 128, 56 181
Blackwood, Algernon
    Prisoner of Fairyland, The 63 39, 63 45
    spiritualism 63 44
    Starlight Express, The 63 39, 63 45­50, 63 52
Blake, Ann 45 128
    'Shakespeare's roles for children: a stage history' 48 122­37
Blakemore Evans, G., Elizabethan-Jacobean Drama: a New Mermaid Background Book 43 43­4
Blakemore, Michael 45 38
Blakes, Charles 52 9
Blanchard, William 54 148
Blanche's portrait of Nijinsky 47 105
Bland, Mrs Maria Theresa 52 149, 54 60­1
Blandford 53 19, 57 112
Blayney, Peter 63 75
Blazing Comet, The 51 53
Bleak House Operatic Society 60 177
Blewitt, John (Jonathan) 58 76
Bligh, Governor of Sydney 51 131
Bligh, John 49 81, 49 82, 49 83
Block, Michael, archive papers 62 171­2
Blond, Neville 53 53­6, 64 165, 64 167, 64 169­70
Bloom, Claire 41 88
Bloomfield, Jack, The Theatre in the Square 54 128
'Bloomsbury Group' Play Reading Society 47 48
Blow, John 59 39
Bloxam, Suzanne, Walpole's Queen of Comedy: Elizabeth Farren, Countess of Derby 44 44­5
Blue Bird, The (Maeterlinck) 60 116, 60 117­18
Bluebeard (marionette play) 48 26, 48 27, 48 30
Bluebeard (pantomime) 63 142­4
Blue-Eyed Susan (Sims and Pettitt) 50 165­6, 50 167, 50 168
Blundall, John M., (R) 45 107­9
Boaden, James 43 57­67, 44 17, 44 22, 44 63, 44 71
Boadicea (Hopkins) 49 3, 49 5, 49 9
Boarding School Romps (turn-up) 45 80, 49 111
Boar's Head Playhouse 49 146
    books reviewed 42 138­9, 56 73
    Derby's Men 53 163
    Langley at 55 120
    Queens Anne's Men 55 5
    tiring-house position 55 15
Bodleian Library, Oxford 64 180
body-carrying technique 61 111, 62 167
Bogart, Humphrey 57 27
Bogdanov, Michael 56 74
Boggis, Mrs Percy 55 102
Bohème, La 57 27, 57 158
Bold Stroke for a Wife 55 41
Boles Watson family 48 118
Bolger, Dermot 60 179
bolting doors 61 26­7, 61 28
Bolton
    Archive additions 2009  63 180
    Film Society 60 176
    Octagon Theatre 57 160
    Operatic Society 50 54
Bolton, Edmund 44 119­22
Bolton, Philip H.
    Dickens Dramatised 43 44
    Scott Dramatised 48 60
Boman Jr. (actor) 45 18
Bombastes Furioso (Rhodes) 62 77, 62 87, 62 112
Bonaparte, Napoleon 56 128
Bonaventure (Hastings) 57 29
Bond, David 41 107­14, 41 148
Bond, Edward 43 84­5
    Saved 58 36, 64 161
Bond, Jessie 44 32
Bond Street Ticket Agency 56 125
Bonduca (Powell) 49 3, 49 5, 49 9­10, 61 123
'bones' (ivory tickets) 63 103, 63 105
Bonfiglioli, Kyril 62 21
Bonham's 63 149­50
Bonnart, Nicolas 62 45
Bonnor, Charles, Picture of Paris, The 63 107
book carriers 46 15­27
Book of Leinster 44 4
book prize 58 123
    1999 winner 54 127
    2000  55 102­3
    2002 shortlist 56 132­3, 57 112
    2003 shortlist 58 165
    2007 shortlist 62 121
book-holder/keeper 55 110­11
    see also prompters and prompting
booksellers 57 82­8
'booth' backcloth 53 10
Booth, Barton 41 28, 41 80, 48 155, 49 81, 51 47
    Cowley Grove house 64 20
    Death of Dido, The 49 169
    as Drury Lane triumvir 43 77, 45 17­30
    see also Harlequin Doctor Faustus
Booth, Edwin 55 78­9, 56 74, 58 158, 59 131
Booth, Hester (née Santlow) 45 22, 49 82, 51 45, 51 47, 62 16
    book reviewed 63 59­60
    portraits 45 38, 47 105
Booth, Michael R. 41 51­6, 41 96, 46 176, 57 118, 59 123
    appreciation 50 122
    Bernhardt, Terry, Duse: the Actress in her Time 43 141­3
    "Edwardian Era" exhibition 42 80
    'New technology in the Victorian theatre' 46 122­35, 46 130, 46 132, 46 135
    (R) 45 45­6, 45 157, 48 55, 59 116, 59 123­43, 60 123­4
    S.T.R. publication 42 134
    'The acting of Henry Irving' 59 123­43
    The Edwardian Theatre 51 58­9
    The Lights O'London and other Victorian Plays 51 171­2
    "Theatre and Landscape" conference 42 79­80
    Theatre in the Victorian Age 47 51­2
Booth, Mr (Macclesfield Theatre) 54 32
booth-stages 54 2
booths
    Doggett's at Sturbridge Fair 51 154­6
    fit-up theatres 54 180
    Jack Sheppard plays 54 100, 54 102
    moral concerns 57 3, 57 5
    stage doors and hangings 54 2
borders, Bushey Theatre 62 132
Borrow, William 42 104, 42 105
Borthwick Institute for Archives 64 179
Bosse, Abraham 47 132­3
Boston
    book reviewed 60 121
    Keans' tour 61 86, 61 89
    playbills 57 137­8
Boston and Spalding Entertainment and the Aspland Howdens (Gould) 60 121
Botham, Paola, (R) 64 119­20
Bottle Conjurer, The (turn-up) 45 80, 49 111
Bottle, Ted 41 48
    'Adelphi Theatre, Moor Street, Birmingham' 63 130, 63 131­48
    Coventry's Forgotten Theatre 59 57, 60 75, 61 39
    'Stage machinery at the Grand Theatre, Llandudno' 41 4­18, 41 7, 41 10­12, 41 16
Bouchier, Chili 55 160
Boucicault, Dion 42 98, 58 127, 60 170, 60 171, 63 142
    After Dark 64 29
    Louis XI 59 131, 59 133, 59 135­6
Boucicault, Nina 56 21
Bouguereau, William-Adolphe 63 164
Bounce (Collette) see Cryptoconchoidsyphonostomata
Bounce (Maltby) 63 23
Bourbon 55 120
Bourchier, Arthur 48 81, 54 164
Bourdais, Jules 62 149, 62 158
Bourdieu, Pierre 63 63
Bourke, James 50 53
Bourne, William see Bird, William
Bournemouth Theatre Royal 64 29
Boutell, Betty 59 174
Boval (actor) 51 47
B.O.V. see Bristol Old Vic
B.O.V. see Bristol Old Vic
Bowden, Geoff, Intimate Memories 61 114­16
Bower Saloon 53 118
Bowers, Fredson 60 137
Bowers, Roger, 'The Playhouse of the Choristers of Paul's c.1575-1608' 54 70­85
Bowman (Boman), Elizabeth 49 4, 49 7
Bowman (Boman), John 49 4, 49 5
Bowring, George (Gregory) 45 125
Bowyer, Dick 55 132, 55 135, 55 139
Bowyer, F., Carina 63 25, 63 27, 63 28
Bowyer, Michael 60 130
box offices 52 10
boxes
    Dorset Garden Theatre 62 66­72
    Moor Street Adelphi 63 141­2
    Shildon Hippodrome 63 132, 63 133
    Théâtre du Marais 55 25, 55 29, 55 32­5
boxing 49 93, 54 28, 63 134­5, 63 140
Boxing Night pantomime opening 60 108, 60 114
boy companies 56 141
    see also child performers
Boyd, Don 60 180
Boyd, Susan 59 171
Boyes-Watson, John 47 180
    'E.W. Godwin's articles on the architecture and costume of Shakespeare's plays' 47 164­7
    research interests 49 53
Boyle, Nicola 64 2
Boyle, Roger see Orrery, Roger Boyle, Earl of
Braban, Harvey 57 19, 57 21
Bracegirdle, Anne 42 59, 49 4, 49 7, 49 9, 54 87­8, 60 57­8
    in England's Glory 62 16
    prosecutions against 61 135, 61 138
braces
    Elizabethan theatres 49 141­2
    Red Lion 50 175­6
Bracknell Film Society 64 176
Bradford 49 52
    Alhambra Theatre 44 138­9, 47 48
    Drama, Ballet and Operatic Society 49 52
    Gilbert and Sullivan Society 55 161
    Princes and Palace theatres 48 45
    Theatre Royal 59 134
Bradshaw, Lucretia 43 77
Bradshaw, Richard 42 52­3, 42 55­6
Brady, Nicholas, Rape, The 48 109
Bragadocio, The (anon) 48 109, 48 110
Braham, John 54 146, 54 158
Brahms, Caryl 53 110
Branagh, Kenneth 56 74, 58 41
Branbolt 55 120
Brand, Oswald 50 170
Brandenburgh House, Hammersmith 63 149­50
Brandon (box-keeper) 44 18
Brandon, Diana 58 175
Brandon, James William 63 105
Brandon, Suffolk playbills 57 138
Brandon, Thomas 57 89­106
Brandram, Rosina 55 148
Brandt, George 56 2­3, 58 46
Branscombe, Arthur, Morocco Bound 64 30
Brassington, W.S. 46 96
Brathwait, Richard 61 128­9
Bratton, Jacky S.
    Music Hall: Performance and Style 42 87­8
    Plays in Performance, King Lear 42 140­4
    'Women on stage: historiography and feminist revisionism' 50 62­5
Braun, Dr Beate 50 118
Brave and Fair, The (Hamilton) 49 102
Brayley, Edward Wedlake 60 32­3
    Theatres of London 47 169
Brayne, John 42 4, 42 7, 44 50, 44 51, 49 145
Brayne, Margaret 44 50, 44 51
Brayton, Lily 49 55
Brazilian Ape, The 53 117­18
Brecht, Bertolt 49 59, 53 114
Brecon playbills 57 138
'breeches' roles 54 150, 55 147, 55 148, 55 150
Breed of the Treshams, The 54 66
Brenan, Miss 58 4
Brenna, Dwayne 52 24­37, 53 41­7
Brent, Charlotte 62 39, 62 46­8, 62 50­2
Brent, Jenny de 50 117
Brereton, Austin 59 123, 59 127, 59 134
Brereton, Priscilla 42 72
Brett, Miss 51 47
Breviarye (Rogers) 44 93­5
Brewster, Ben, Theatre to Cinema: Stage Pictorialism and the Early Feature Film 53 119­21
Brian Lapping Associates Ltd 60 181
Brian, Mrs 47 108
Brice, Andrews 46 120
brick buildings 55 17­19
Bride of Abydos, The 56 179
Bridges, Arthur O'Neill 47 4, 47 17­18
Bridges, John 47 4, 47 5, 47 18
Bridges, Mr (18c. actor) 50 143
bridges (stage machinery) 46 123, 51 81­91, 51 83, 51 88­91, 52 42, 52 43­4
    Moor Street Adelphi 63 138
Bridges Street Theatre Royal 48 150, 49 67, 59 20­1
    computer analysis of staging 47 20­1, 47 23, 47 26, 47 142, 47 148
    dimensions 41 67­70, 41 68­9
Bridges-Adams, William 42 134, 54 178, 63 41
Bridgewater Hall, Manchester 55 50
Bridgman, Albert 62 147, 62 160
Bridgman, George Soudon 62 160
Bridgman, Henry Hewitt 62 147, 62 160
Bridgnorth theatre playbills 51 32, 51 36, 51 38, 51 39, 51 40
Bridgwater, Roger 45 23­4, 50 143
Bridie, James 55 160
    see also Osborne, Henry Mavor
Bridport circuit theatres 53 19­40, 53 32­5
Briefly Noted feature 47 122
Brierley Hill Film Society, archive papers 63 181
Brierley, Joan 57 21
Briggs, Hedley 56 22
Briggs, Samuel (builder) 63 131, 63 137, 63 144, 63 145­7
Brighouse Children's Theatre 62 169
Bright, A.A., Bugle Call, The 62 90, 62 112, 62 115
Bright, George 42 60­1, 49 4, 49 8, 61 133­5
Brighton 58 142
    Burney playbills 57 137, 57 138, 57 140
    Emma Sarah Love 54 157
    Jack Sheppard plays 54 102
    Kenward's programmes 57 29
    Theatre Royal 43 21, 55 101
Briscoe, Marianne G., Contexts for Early English Drama 46 51­2
Bristol 46 119­21, 58 91
    Amateur Operatic Society 63 180
    Dickie Usher's Company 53 118
    early theatre history 57 2­10
    Empire Theatre 55 52­4
    Gloucester House private theatre 43 108
    Jacob's Well 43 115, 43 116, 46 31, 46 120­1
    Lloyd's Room 45 84­8, 45 86
    Love, Emma Sarah 54 149, 54 151, 54 157, 54 159­60
    New Theatre Royal 42 35­7, 42 36
    Opera Company 60 176
    Prince's Theatre 56 71, 56 179
    Record Office archive papers 63 180, 64 176
    Restoration and eighteenth century 45 84­93, 45 86, 45 90, 45 92
    Royal and Little theatres 48 52
    St. Augustine's Back 45 89, 45 90, 45 91, 45 92, 46 119, 46 120
    St. James's Fair 46 119
    Theatre Royal 43 104, 43 117, 46 36­7, 46 121
        1766-1966  42 136
        bi-centenary 56 3
        correction 44 82
        double playbill 51 30
        grooves 56 173­8, 56 174, 56 176­7
        New 42 35­7, 42 36
    Tucker Street theatre 45 85­8, 45 86
    Wine Street playhouse 42 73­4
Bristol Company 46 120, 46 121
Bristol, Michael D., Carnival and Theatre: Plebeian Culture and the Structure of Authority in Renaissance England 41 40­1
Bristol Old Vic (B.O.V.) 58 46
    Company 55 159, 56 179, 57 159, 62 171, 64 179
    Theatre and School 58 46, 59 119
Bristol University
    archive papers 63 183­4, 64 179
    Cinema Conference 49 115
    Drama Department 56 2­3, 56 175, 64 179
    Glynne Wickham obituary 58 46­7
    programmes 59 90, 59 96­101
Bristowe, John 61 71
Britannia symbol 62 9­10
Britannia, The (dance) 62 8, 62 14, 62 15, 62 16
Britannia Theatre 42 101­8, 50 155, 52 24­5, 52 33, 53 42­6, 54 56
    book reviewed 47 173, 56 132­3
    ghost drama 43 20
    Wilton's diaries 47 106­13
Britannia Triumphans (Davenant) 57 122
British Academy proposed 52 112
British Art Journal, The 54 128
British Association of Film Directors 64 28
British Broadcasting Corporation see B.B.C.
British Diorama and Exhibition 58 128
British Drama League 53 49, 64 179
British Film Institute 58 165­6, 59 170­1, 63 182, 64 178
British Library 59 56, 59 104­9
    archives 58 35­7, 58 37, 58 124, 63 182, 64 178
    Burney playbills 57 136­42
    invites information 41 34
    Manuscript Collections 63 182, 64 178
    Modern Playscripts Collection 59 106­8
    Music Collections 64 178
    playscript claim form 59 111
    Register of Playbills, Programmes and Theatre Cuttings 57 140­1
    Saint-Denis archive project 60 45­51
    Sound Archive 63 182, 64 178
    Theatre Archive Project 59 102, 59 106­9
British Museum 59 104­5, 59 108, 59 112
British Music Hall: An Illustrated History (Baker) 61 56
British Puppet and Model Theatre Guild 46 47, 57 166
British Raj
    Calcutta theatricals 61 62­76, 62 121
    Simla amateur theatre 62 76­120
British Saloon, Southwark 53 62­3
British Theatre Museum Association 49 123
British Theatre since The War (Shellard) 55 103­5, 55 159
British theatres
    building exhibition 49 112
    expertise in Europe 57 158
    history 58 172
British Theatrical Patents 1901-1950 (Rees and Wilmore) 63 188
British Universities Film and Video Council 43 131
Britten, Benjamin 50 164
Britten Opera Theatre 49 128
Britton, Andrew 64 180
Broadbent, R.J. 43 9­10, 43 12, 43 14­15
broadcasting see radio
Broadcasting Council for Wales 64 175
Broadley family 62 163
Broadway Theatre, New York 46 129, 46 130
Broadwood, Lucy Ethelred 55 161
Brock, Susan
    Playhouse Wills 1558-1642 49 57­8
    (R) 43 90­1, 45 50­1
Brodribb, Mary Behenna 44 123­5
Brodribb, Samuel 44 124
Brogden, Gwendoline 56 49
Broken Heart, The (Ford) 46 77, 46 79
Brome, Richard 50 123, 50 124, 62 121
    Antipodes, The 46 79, 46 80, 46 84, 55 112
    English Moore, The 55 115
    Jovial Crew, A 54 64
    Mad Couple Well-Matched, A 46 79
Bromley Record Office 64 176
Brontë, Charlotte
    Jane Eyre 63 60­1
    Villette 54 126
Brook, Peter 42 91­2, 53 106, 53 113, 54 178, 57 30, 57 166, 61 174
    biography 59 175­6
    Mahabarata costumes 50 177
Brooke, Gustavus V. 55 85, 55 88, 56 74, 60 154, 60 155
Brooke, W.H. 48 117
Brookfield, Charles 46 66
Brooks, Peter 52 32
Brothers, The 47 63
Brotherston, Lez, archive papers 63 183
Brough, Fanny 41 120
Brough, Robert, Enchanted Isle, The 56 183
Brough, William
    Enchanted Isle, The 56 183
    Keans' American tour 61 82
    Lalla Rookh 63 141
    Perdita, or The Royal Milkmaid 56 183
Brown, Bertram 57 21
Brown, David Elliot, archive papers 62 170
Brown, Hablot (Phiz) 47 10, 47 11­15
Brown, Ian, (R) 62 173­4
Brown, Ivor 45 36, 53 104, 56 14­15, 58 98
Brown, Mr (painter) 60 100
Brown, Ron, Cinemas and Theatres of Portsmouth from Old Photographs 64 52
Brown, Shirley 55 159
Brown, Susan E., 'Manufacturing Spectacle: The Georgian playhouse and urban trade and manufacturing' 64 58­81
Brown, Tom 61 136
Browne, E. Martin 55 47
Browne, George 44 31, 44 32
Browne, Henry H. 62 94
Browne, Robert 55 123
Browne, Sir Thomas 52 10
Browne, William 57 86
Browne, William Henry, Firework Accidents 62 121
Browne's Company 57 139
Brownists 58 55
Brownlow, Frances, Lady 59 54
Bruce, Frank
    More Variety Days... 54 180
    (R) 58 38­9
    'Songs, Sketches and Modern Life: Scottish Comedians 1900-1940' 53 74­95, 53 79, 53 84­5, 53 88
Bruce, Rupert 57 21
Brundell, Mrs Alfred 55 102
Brunel, Adey 57 159
Brunel, Adrian 57 159
Brunel, John 57 159
Brunner, Elizabeth, Child of the Theatre 64 116
Brunskill and Loveday 54 177
Brunton, Ann 50 52
Brunton, Mary-le-Bon 48 49
Brutus of Alba (Powell and Verbruggen) 48 109, 48 112, 48 114
Brutus of Alba (Tate) 47 151
Bryan, Dora 64 177
Buchanan, Jack 57 112, 58 91­3
Buchanan, McKean 55 87­8
Buchel, Charles A. 44 39, 44 127­8, 47 104, 47 105
Büchner's Leonce and Lena 46 107
Buck, Sir Edward 62 78
    Simla Past and Present 62 107
Buckingham, Duke of 42 11, 61 4, 61 6
    see also Rehearsal, The
Buckle, J.G. 61 41­2
Bucklebury Players 56 180
Buckley, Mr 54 29
Buckstone, J.B. 50 150, 55 41­3, 60 155
    Jack Sheppard plays 54 102­3, 54 105, 54 108, 54 110, 54 111, 54 120
Buckstone, John R. 59 64, 59 76, 59 88
    Hyder Ali, or the Lions of Mysore 42 118­23
Budapest, Hungary 55 147, 55 156
budgets see fees
Bugle Call, The (Parker and Bright) 62 90, 62 112, 62 115
Bulaitis, Joseph 59 170
Bull, John 64 97
    (R) 64 117­18
Bull, Peter 50 68
Bull Theatre 56 73
    see also Red Bull Theatre
bull-fighting 49 93
Bulleid, Henry Anthony Vaughan 64 178
Bullock, Christopher 42 24, 42 28, 42 29, 45 22
Bullock, Hild 51 46
Bullock, Jane 45 22
Bullock, Mrs (actress) 51 46, 51 47
Bullock, William the Elder 42 24, 42 28, 50 140, 51 46
    Doggett at Cambridge 51 149­50, 51 160­3
Bullock, William the Younger 50 141, 51 44
Bulwer, John 41 129, 49 64, 59 12
Bulwer-Lytton, Edward 48 65
    Strange Story 43 19
    see also titles of works
Bunbury, Henry 58 21­2, 58 24­6, 58 28­9, 59 54, 59 55
Bunch of Grapes, The see Grapes Tavern
Bungay
    Burney playbills 57 138
    New Theatre 48 117
    playbills 41 91­2, 57 138
Bunn, Alfred 44 110, 44 113, 54 24
Bunn, Mary 44 106, 44 109
Bunte Welt (Allers) 44 33
Burbage, Cuthbert 42 7, 42 8, 42 9, 44 50
Burbage, James 42 3­7, 42 10, 44 50­1, 50 128, 54 169
    'The Theatre' 63 56­7
Burbage, Richard 42 7­9, 49 62, 50 123, 57 81
    sharp dealing 55 125, 55 127
    tap-house at the Globe 55 73, 55 75
    in The Tempest 51 62, 51 70
Burbage, Robert 44 52
Burbridge, Douglas 57 19, 57 21
Burca, Seamus de, archive papers 62 170
Burden, Michael, 'Dancing Monkeys at Dorset Garden' 57 119­35, 57 123, 57 125, 57 129
Burgess, Frederick 64 29
Burghley, Lord 52 122
Burgin, G.B. 50 109
Burke, Master 50 82
Burke, Thomas 42 100
Burke, T.J. (actor) 50 117
Burkett (actor) 51 45
burlesque
    Adelphi Theatre 42 118­23
    Birmingham 63 141
    books reviewed 56 182­3, 57 112
    Collette in 63 27
    nineteenth century 58 170­1
    Shakespearean 56 182­3
Burling, William J. 42 48
    'An unknown backstage painting: Nixon's "A Peep Behind the Scenes, Covent Garden Theatre"' 51 166­9
    'New London cast listings, 1696-1737, with other additions and corrections to The London Stage' 51 42­54
    'Summer theatre in London, 1661-1694' 42 14­22
Burnaby, William, Love Betray'd 51 43, 54 88
Burnand, F.C.
    Cox and Box 59 153
    His Majesty 56 72
    Latest Edition of Black Eyed Susan, The 50 159, 50 160, 50 161
Burnett, Henry 45 124, 45 125
Burney, Charles 59 42
Burney playbills 57 136­42
Burnim, Kalman A. 47 56­7, 50 52
Burnley, Claire 64 97
Burnley theatres 50 117
Burns, Hilary 59 108
Burrell, John 61 111
Burrowes, Leslie 63 67
Burt, Nicholas 49 66, 49 67, 51 75­7, 60 130­1
Burton, Geoffrey, of Leicester 56 181
Burton, Hal 55 160
Burton, Mr (actor) 50 144
Burton, Mrs (Drury Lane) 45 17, 45 18
Burton, Philip Henry 53 58
Burton, Richard 60 181
Burton, Robert 61 128, 61 129­30
Bury Fair (Shadwell) 48 108
Bury, John 54 67
Bury St. Edmunds
    Burney playbills 57 137
    'Seynt Edmunds pley' 48 99
    strollers at 51 157, 51 162
    Theatre Royal 43 115, 53 19, 57 158
Bushey Theatre 62 127­8, 62 129­33, 62 141
business archives, additions 2009  63 180, 64 175
business practices 41 51­6, 51 72­4
Busiris (Young) 45 20
Bussy d'Ambois (Chapman) 45 126, 45 127, 55 126
Busteed, H.E. 61 71
busts of Irving 45 39
Busy Body, The (Centlivre) 46 114, 46 115, 58 5, 60 95
Butler, Elizabeth 51 47, 51 48
Butler, Martin, Theatre and Crisis, 1632-1642 41 41­2
Butler, Nicholas, John Martin-Harvey: The Biography of an Actor-Manager 54 65­6
Butler, Samuel 44 110, 46 31, 46 37­9
Butley (Gray) 57 50
Butt, Alfred 48 79, 48 80, 49 43
Butt, Clara 60 179
Butterworth, Philip 46 56, 62 121
    'Book-carriers: medieval and Tudor staging conventions' 46 15­30
    'Brandon, Feats and Hocus Pocus: Jugglers three' 57 89­106
    Narrator, the Expositor and the Prompter in European Medieval Theatre, The 62 173­4
    (R) 46 166­8, 57 162
    on special effects 61 3
Buxenstein, E.F. 48 43
Buxton
    Amateur Dramatic Society 51 57
    and High Peak Entertainment Ltd 51 56
    Pavilion Gardens and Theatre 53 58
    Social and Dramatic Society 51 57
    Theatre 54 28
    'Theatre and Landscape' conference 42 79­80
Byam Shaw, Glen 51 14­15, 51 21, 53 52, 54 178, 56 10­11, 56 13
Byfeld Hall 48 170
Bygraves, Max 53 178
Byrne, James 56 165, 56 167­8, 56 170
Byrne, Master 43 63
Byrne, Muriel St Clare 49 123
Byrne, Paula, Jane Austen and the Theatre 57 112
Byron, H.J. 59 163
Byron, Lord
    screen 51 120
    Two Foscari, The 48 76


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