2010 Theatre Book Prize
The Reluctant Escapologist
Mike Bradwell (Nick Hern Books)
The winner of the Theatre Book Prize was announced at a reception held in the Grand Saloon at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane on 18th May 2011. After a presentation by the judges describing the books submitted to them during 2010 the distinguished actress Claire Bloom read out the name of the winning book and presented the prize to Mike Bradwell for his book The Reluctant Escapologist.
The judges were:
Kerry Michael, Artistic Director, Theatre Royal Stratford East
Jann Parry, ballet critic
Michael Dobson, Professor of Shakespeare Studies, Birkbeck College