This volume enables users to quickly locate biographical information about more than 90,000 figures-both major and minor-who are or were connected with the American and British theatre. Each entry cites names (including stage names and pseudonyms), birth and death dates, nationality, and theatrical occupation, as well as sources containing more extensive biographical information.
J. P. Wearing is professor emeritus of English at the University of Arizona and an internationally renowned theatre historian. He is the author of numerous articles and several books, including volumes on the London stage published by Scarecrow Press.
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