Theatre Notebook Index: vols 41-64 (O)

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O Brave New World: Two Centuries Of Shakespeare on the Australian Stage (Godber and Madelaine) 56 73­4
Oates, James 51 47, 51 48, 51 49
Obey's Noah 52 161, 53 97­100
obituaries
    Ashton, Geoffrey 46 3­4
    Barker, Kathleen 46 2­3
    Collins, Margaret 59 119
    Denning, Anthony 44 98­9
    Eddison, Robert 46 58­9
    Emmet, Alfred 45 55
    Hartnoll, Phyllis 51 179
    Hippisley Coxe, Antony 42 50
    Holmes, Martin 51 179
    Howard, Diana 51 3
    Kendall, William Lionel 55 107
    Moore, Dorothy 60 4
    Murray, Monica 50 2­3
    Nash, George 45 54
    Pedicord, Harry W. 49 2
    Reading, Jack 58 122­4
    Rood, Arnold 48 62­3
    Rosenfeld, Sybil 51 2­3
    Rowell, George 56 2­3
    Speaight, George 60 2­4
    Sprague, Arthur Colby 46 58
    Wickham, Glynne 58 2, 58 46­7
    Youngs, Olive 57 78
O'Brien (actor) 50 144
O'Brien, John, Harlequin Britain: Pantomime and Entertainment, 1690-1760 60 58­9
O'Brien, Kate 52 48
O'Brien, Kevin H.F., 'Emma Sarah Love' 54 146­61
O'Brien, Terry 56 180
O'Brien, William 58 29
obscenity charges 61 134­40
    see also indecency charges
O'Casey, Eileen Kathleen, archive papers 62 170
O'Casey, Sean 50 53, 52 50, 56 10, 56 180, 59 171
Ocean Fiend, The: or, The Infant's Peril 55 100, 55 159
O'Connor, Barry, 'Late seventeenth-century royal portraiture and Restoration staging' 49 152­64
O'Connor, Frank (O' Donovan), The Lost Legion 52 48
O'Connor, Marion 46 116, 51 122, 59 62
    advisory role 64 2
    'William Poel to George Bernard Shaw' 54 162­76
    'William Poel's letters on tour in Yorkshire, 1877/8' 59 62­90
    'William Poel's staging of The Alchemist: some corrections' 46 95­104, 46 97, 46 99­100, 46 103
Octagon Theatre, Bolton 57 160
Octagon Theatre Club, Bath 57 160
Odell, George 64 82
O'Donovan, Fred 56 13, 56 15
Oedipus (Dryden and Lee) 47 151, 48 110, 58 96, 61 32­4
Oedipus the King (ancient theatre) 45 4
O'Farrell, Ciara, Louis D'Alton and the Abbey Theatre 59 176­7
Offenbach's operas 63 24
Offering to Baccus (D'Egville) 55 100
Office of Arts and Libraries 55 160
offstage characters 60 8­12
offstage places, early modern staging 63 2­3, 63 5­13, 63 16
O'Flaherty, V.C. (Shaw) 57 11, 57 14
Ogilby, John 48 155, 57 121­2, 57 124, 57 125
Ogilby and Morgan
    London 1677  55 6, 55 7, 55 8
    maps 47 83, 47 135, 47 137, 47 138
Ogilvy, J.D.A. 46 136
Ogle, Sarah 51 159
O'Hara, K.
    Midas 42 63­4
    Tom Thumb 58 146
    Two Misers, The 42 70
O'Higgins, Michael 50 53
oil lighting 64 70
ointments 61 6
O'Keeffe, John 58 18, 58 22, 58 24­6, 58 31
    on Dibdin's entertainments 44 14
    Omai, or A Trip Round The World 56 157­65, 56 158, 56 162, 56 167
    pantomime 45 81
    Poor Soldier, The 56 165
Oklahoma! 58 36
Old Arlesford 54 141
Old Banburians Dramatic Society 53 59
Old Batchelour, The (Congreve) 48 109
Old Burians Association 59 170
Old Clothesman, The (Holcroft) 43 59­60
Old Curiosity Shop, The 52 31
Old Fortunatus (Dekker) 64 123
Old Hospitality Revived, The 58 29
Old Malt Cross Music Hall, Nottingham 48 36­45, 48 37­40, 48 42, 52 115
Old Oak Chest, The 55 101
Old Price (O.P.) riots 44 16­26, 44 21, 44 23, 55 101
Old Stagers Amateur Dramatic Society, Canterbury 59 169
Old Troop, The (Lacy) 42 16, 47 23, 47 26
Old Vic Company, Bristol see Bristol Old Vic
Old Vic School see London Theatre Studio
Old Vic Theatre 44 79, 52 168­70, 53 48, 53 52
    accounts 60 180
    book reviewed 48 55
    Centre 53 106
    Company 58 96
    Craig at 51 21
    performance dates 55 101
    Saint-Denis 53 107, 60 45, 60 46, 60 48
    Theatre Centre 51 14, 52 170
'Old Waxy' 48 28, 48 34
Old Winghams Amateur Dramatic Society, Grimsby 46 48
Oldfield, Anne 45 22, 50 139, 51 48
    commemoration 47 2­3
    on Stanley, Sir John 43 71, 43 73, 43 75, 43 77
Oldham
    Amateur Operatic Society 51 57
    Empire Theatre 58 167
    Local Studies & Archives 64 177
    Lodging House 58 167
    Repertory Theatre Club 53 58
Oldmixon, John 59 35­6
Oldys, William 51 123, 51 124, 51 126, 61 122, 61 126­7, 61 129
O'Leary's Public House, Southwark 53 71, 53 72
olios (vocal turns) 58 76
Oliver, D.E. 48 81
Oliver, Isaac 44 121, 44 122
Oliver (musical) 57 29
Oliver, Patty 50 159, 50 160
Oliver Twist (Dickens) 47 4, 47 6, 47 9, 47 17, 54 103, 54 120
Olivia (Wills) 59 126, 59 133­4
Olivier, Laurence 58 96
    archives 58 36
    correspondence 54 62, 55 159
    Craig on 51 14, 51 20
    dead-body carrying 61 111
    Hamlet production 57 166
    iglass plates 63 55
    papers 55 159
    photographs in Theatre Museum 49 112
    programmes 56 21
O'Loughlin, Alistair 57 73
Olympic Theatre 50 148, 56 118
    early nineteenth-century plan 44 39
    lighting 46 127
    performance dates 55 101
Omai, or A Trip Round The World (O'Keeffe) 56 157­65, 56 158, 56 162, 56 167
Oman, Julia Trevelyan, archive papers 62 171, 63 184, 64 179
On Actors and Acting (Thomson) 55 103
On the High Road (Chekhov) 45 132
One of The Best (Hicks and Edwardes) 56 20, 56 23
one-act plays 48 77­84
O'Neill, Adine 55 49
O'Neill, Edward 43 137, 47 49
O'Neill, Norman 55 49
Only Way, The 54 65­6
onstage places, early modern staging 63 6­13, 63 16
O.P. riots see Old Price riots
Oost, Regina B., Gilbert and Sullivan: Class and The Savoy Tradition, 1875-1896 64 115­16
'open' harmonic meeting 55 137
open-air theatres
    Barnes Theatre Company 48 170
    grates on doors 56 140
    Red Bull 55 6
    Regent's Park 43 82
opening roofs see sliding roofs
openings and hangings see stage doors
opéra-bouffe 61 170­1
opera buffa 62 38
Opera House for the People, Paris 62 149, 62 149, 62 151
opera and opera houses 58 126
    Collette in 63 24, 63 25
    Crush Room 58 129, 58 131
    Dorset Garden
        dancing monkeys 57 119­35
        Nell Gwyn's attendance 62 68­70
        seat prices 62 67, 62 72­3
    Downfall of Shakespeare on a modern stage, The 62 20­1, 62 38­9, 62 47­52
    dramatick 54 86, 59 23­40
    England's Glory 62 8­10, 62 18
    European 57 158
    first English performances 50 108
    first nights 59 58
    Francis, Peter 57 112­13
    Handel 58 7, 58 10­14
    Herkomer's legacy 62 138
    Kenward's programmes 57 25­8
    King's House 58 141
    Love, Emma Sarah 54 146, 54 149­50
    Moor Street Adelphi 63 140, 63 142
    New Grove Dictionary 47 180
    orchestras 61 51­2
    Queen's Theatre, Hull 60 156, 60 159­60, 60 168, 60 171
    Sachs, Edwin O. 53 175
    Simla A.D.C. 62 82, 62 86­7
    stage machinery 63 153
    STR publications 42 133, 42 134
    see also individual operas; Italy, opera
opera seria 62 38­9, 62 49, 62 51­2
Operatic Societies, archive papers 63 180, 63 181, 63 182
Opland, J. 46 136, 46 138
oppositions, offstage/onstage interfaces 63 8­10
Oracle, The (masque) 50 25
oral history 54 180, 58 36­7
    Unfinished Histories project 62 62
Orange Tree Theatre 57 73
oratorios 54 146, 54 148, 54 150
    Covent Garden 62 38
Orchestral Association 61 52
orchestras 61 40­55
    Kingsway Theatre 63 48
    Moor Street Adelphi 63 138
Orchid, The (Tanner) 56 20, 56 36, 56 37
Order of the Garter 63 149­50
'orders'
    Covent Garden 63 93, 63 96, 63 103­6, 63 112, 63 116­17, 63 119­20
    right to issue 63 103­6
Ordinary see prompters
Orfeo 42 64
Orgel, Stephen 51 64, 51 69, 51 71
    From Performance to Print in Shakespeare's England 61 113­14
    From Script to Stage in Early Modern England 60 60­2
Orghast at Persepolis 59 176
Orient on the Victorian Stage (Ziter) 58 173­4
Orlandi, Rosina 47 49
Orlando Furioso (Greene) 56 107
Ormskirk theatre 45 96
Oroonoko (Southerne) 60 30
Orphan of China (Murphy) 48 12, 48 14­15
Orphan, The (Otway) 47 151, 49 15, 49 18, 49 20, 49 22, 49 76, 56 72
Orpheus and Eurydice (pantomime) 45 62, 51 45
Orrell, John 46 176, 49 131­5, 49 145
    'The Lincoln's Inn Fields playhouse in 1731' 46 144­54
Orrery, Roger Boyle, Earl of 41 111, 42 16, 47 23, 47 25
    Guzman 60 76­93, 60 79­84, 61 15
Orrom, Michael 53 57
Ortolani, Benito
    International Bibliography of the Theatre
        1984 43 90­1
        1985 45 50­1
Osbaldiston, David 52 31, 52 32, 58 82
Osborn, Aileen, 'Garrick papers in Hereford' 54 138­45
Osborn Collection, Yale 49 12­26, 49 69­90
Osborn, Margaret 42 60
Osborne, Henry Mavor 52 48
    see also Bridie, James
Osborne, John 59 169
    book reviewed 63 63
    Entertainer, The 53 177, 57 29, 58 36
    Look Back in Anger 60 49­50
    see also titles of works
Osborne, Laurie E., The Trick of Singularity: Twelfth Night 51 115­16
Oscar, Henry 57 18
Oscar Wilde and the Theatre of the 1890s (Powell) 45 105­6
O'Scolai, Seamus 50 53
Osiris Players 50 177
Ostenaco, King of the Cherokees 62 45­6
Ostrich Egg, The (turn-up) 45 80, 49 111
Oswin, Cindy, archive papers 62 170
Othello (Shakespeare) 52 12, 53 38, 58 36
    Aldridge as 60 30, 60 31, 60 32, 60 35­7, 60 42, 61 144, 61 152­64
    at Drury Lane 49 13­23, 49 73­5
    book reviewed 42 140­4
    Calvert in 61 36
    Charrington as 64 132
    Comédie Français 56 127, 56 129
    extras 51 10
    hangings 54 13
    Hobart Town, Tasmania 55 86­7
    Irving in 58 155, 58 157, 58 158
    Kean as 58 125, 61 148­50, 61 155, 61 157
    Macready in 48 65, 48 68, 48 69
    performance dates 55 101
    prompter's place 55 110
    Queen's Theatre, Hull 60 154, 60 155
    sense of place 63 9
    stage doors 56 106, 56 113­14
Othello, The Moor of Fleet Street (Mathews) 49 60
Otherwise Club and Barn Theatre, Shere 47 48
Ottoneum, Kassel, Germany 55 61
Otway, Thomas 58 18, 58 22, 58 24­5
    Alcibiades 47 150
    Atheist, The 48 105, 48 108, 48 110
    Caius Marius, The History and Fall of 47 151, 62 5
    Cheats of Scapin, The 47 150, 48 14, 49 96
    Don Carlos, Prince of Spain 47 150
    Drury Lane openings 49 15, 49 18, 49 19, 49 20, 49 22, 49 76
    Friendship in Fashion 47 150
    Orphan, The 47 151, 56 72
    Souldier's Fortune, The 47 151
    Titus and Berenice 47 150
    Venice Preserv'd 42 110, 47 151, 49 19, 49 76, 52 151, 58 18, 58 22, 58 24­5
O.U.D.S. programme 59 90, 59 91­5
Our American Cousin (Taylor) 61 100
Our Boys 47 108
Our Only Arthur, the Story of Arthur Roberts 50 179
Our Town (Davies) 48 165, 48 166­8, 57 26
Out of The Sun (Stennett) 57 69
outdoor stages 64 3­11
    see also amphitheatres
'outside/inside', early modern staging 63 8­13
Overland Route, The (Taylor) 45 93
Owen, Alun Davies 55 160
Owen, John 60 181
Owen, Mr (tragedian) 61 35
Owen, Susan J., Restoration Theatre and Crisis 52 116
Oxberry family 54 149­50
Oxenford, John 58 127
Oxford 59 69­70, 59 86
    Chaos play 52 98­101
    Christ Church Hall theatre 41 35
    jugglers 57 92
    travelling performers 54 132
Oxford Dictionary of National Biography 59 15
Oxford, Earl of 43 10
Oxford Encyclopedia of Theatre and Performance, The 57 114­15
Oxford, Lord 52 121
Oxford Music Hall, London 48 78, 48 82, 49 30
Oxford Playhouse
    Fagan at 56 10, 56 12­16
    financial and legal records 56 181
    twentieth-century records 49 51, 50 54, 52 49
Oxford University
    1713 Public Act 49 97
    archive papers 63 184, 64 180
Oxford's Men 58 51­2


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