Theatre Notebook Index: vols 41-64 (R)

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Rachel (French actress) 56 125, 56 129­30
racial representations 61 2­11
Racine's Phèdre 56 127
Racing Demon 48 50
racism 61 97
    see also xenophobia
R.A.D.A. 54 171, 56 13, 57 11
radicalism
    Rotunda 58 75, 58 81
    Westminster Radicals 44 17, 44 18, 44 22, 44 24
radio broadcasts
    archive papers 64 175, 64 177, 64 180
    BBC's Saint Joan 57 11­24
    Holloway, Baliol 56 178
    Saint-Denis 60 46, 60 49­51
Radio Driffield 58 167
Radio Jersey, archive papers 63 182
Radio Luxembourg, archive papers 64 180
Radio Times 57 11­12, 57 18, 57 20, 57 21­2
Radley, Mary Ann 51 143
Radley, Thomas 51 141­3
Rae, John 61 79
R.A.E. see Research Assessment Exercise
R.A.F. Players 57 26­7
Rafe and Lucrece 55 68
Raftor, James 52 115
Raftor, Kitty see Clive, Kitty
Ragandjaw (burlesque) 54 141
Ragatz, Lowell Joseph 61 165
Raikes, Raymond 45 36, 58 166
rail travel 61 88, 61 90­1
'Railway Theatre' series 62 91, 62 107, 62 112
Rainolds, John 52 99
Raising the Wind, Simla amateur theatre 62 77
Raj see British Raj
Raleigh, Cecil
    Flood Tide, The 56 20, 56 36
    Hearts and Trumps 56 20
    Sealed Orders 56 20
    Whip, The 41 100, 46 133, 46 134, 46 135, 56 20
    White Heather, The 56 20, 56 28
Ralph Eoister Doister (Udall) 44 79
Ralph, Richard, The Life and Works of John Weaver... 42 83
Ram, Siri 62 99
Rambling Justice, The (Leanerd) 47 149
Ramon, George 53 57­8, 57 160
Ramsey, Peggy (Margaret) 48 116, 53 57, 58 35­6
Randall, Peter 51 45
Randolph, Thomas, Jealous Lovers, The 54 133, 57 100­1
Ranelagh
    Choice Spirits' Assembly 55 139
    open-air theatre 48 170
    Pigott's diaries 42 64­5, 42 69­70, 42 72
Ranger, Paul 48 118
    A Catalogue of strolling companies: the ongoing theatre in Newbury, Berkshire 45 50
    on Crazy Jane 53 116
    (R) 43 38­9
    research interests 49 53­4, 50 118
    'Transformations and Theophanies: Documentary on the Georgian Stage' 56 156­72, 56 158, 56 162, 56 164, 56 166, 56 169
Ranoe, Rosina 50 160
Ransford, Edwin 52 46
Ransom Center 61 78­9, 61 81, 61 85, 61 87, 61 89
Ransom, Malcolm 41 106
Rape of Lucrece, The (Heywood) 42 11, 46 81, 55 6
Rape of Proserpine, The (Rich) 42 30
Rape, The (Brady) 48 109
Rasmussen, Eric
    on actors' names 63 75
    Doctor Faustus 48 59
Rastell, John 57 85
Rattigan, Terence 57 25
    archives 58 36
    Ross 51 56
    Separate Tables 57 29­30, 58 36
Rauber, Die see Robbers
Rauzzini, V.
    ali d'amore, Le 42 67
    Piramo e Tisbe 42 71
Ravelhofer, Barbara, Early Stuart Masque, The: Dance, Costume and Music 62 123­4
'Raven and Dove' scenes 47 42­7
Ravenscroft, Edward
    Anatomist, The 48 14, 49 13­19, 49 22, 49 23, 61 135, 61 136, 62 7­9, 62 11, 62 17
    Careless Lovers, The 47 149
    Citizen Turned Gentleman, The 47 25, 47 149
    English Lawyer, The 47 149
    King Edgar and Alfreda 47 148
    London Cuckolds, The 47 151, 47 154, 51 46
    Scaramouch a Philosopher, Harlequin a Schoolboy, Bravo, Merchant and Magician 47 148
    United Company staging 48 108­10, 48 113
    Wrangling Lovers, The 42 19, 47 150
Ravenscroft, Thomas 45 124, 45 125
Raw, Laurence J.A. 44 96, 45 52
    'Sir Donald Wolfit's A New Way To Pay Old Debts' 45 30­7
    'William Poel's staging of The Alchemist' 44 74­80, 46 95­102
Rawlins, Anthony 60 52­6, 60 53
Rawlins's plays (17c.)
    Tom Essence 42 19, 47 150
    Tunbridge Wells 47 143, 47 150, 48 113
Ray, Edward 56 179
Ray, John 45 18, 45 24, 45 25, 45 26, 51 47, 51 48
Ray, Marian, archive papers 64 180
Ray, Matilda 56 179
Raymond, Cyril 56 69
Rayne family 48 49
Rayner, Lizzie 47 109
Read, Herbert 60 46
Read, Timothy see Reade, Timothy
Reade, Charles 41 147­8, 47 96, 47 97, 47 99, 47 101, 59 133, 61 44­5, 61 50
    Ellen Terry's career 42 129
    lost play 58 159­60
Reade, Timothy 53 10, 53 16, 55 65
Reader, Ralph 56 22
Readers' Reports 58 35
Reading
    Festival Chorus 49 51
    jugglers 57 99
    Progress Theatre 48 52, 51 56
    University archives 64 180
Reading, Jack 55 104, 59 105, 59 109, 62 2
    obituary 58 122­4
    Reading Amendment 58 124, 59 105­6
    scripts deposit 58 35
Reading, John 51 44
Reading, Lady 62 82
ready-made clothing 64 66­8
'readying' note 56 141
Realism 53 97­115
    Herkomer's 62 126, 62 129, 62 132­3, 62 135, 62 140­1
realism, tableaux vivants 63 152, 63 162, 63 164, 63 168­71
Realizations: Narrative, Pictorial and Theatrical Arts in Nineteenth-Century England (Meisel) 42 44­7
Really Useful Theatres Ltd 55 47
Reardon, Michael 41 101, 41 103
Rebecca (du Maurier) 52 168, 52 169
Rebellato, Dan, 1956 And All That 55 103­5
Receyt of the Ladie Kateryne, The (Kipling) 46 111­12
recollections in oral history 58 36­7
recordings 50 65­8
    Great Historical Shakespeare Recordings 55 106
    Scottish Music Hall 53 78, 53 83, 53 87
    see also video records
Records of Early English Drama (R.E.E.D.) 52 55­6, 58 48, 58 63­4
    books reviewed 56 72, 63 64­6
    Cambridge 44 139­42
    Cumberland, Westmorland and Gloucestershire 42 83­4
    Devon 42 136­8
    Herefordshire 45 145­7
    'Hocus Pocus' 54 133
    Lancashire 48 56­7
    Worcestershire 45 145­7
recreation 41 122­7
Recruiting Officer, The (Farquhar) 42 26, 49 73, 57 5
    Drury Lane receipts 49 15­16
    New York actors 58 3, 58 5
    in Sydney 51 128, 51 130, 51 143
Red Banner, The (Pitt) 52 29, 52 30
Red Bull Theatre 42 8, 42 10­12, 47 123, 47 128, 49 156, 59 4
    book reviewed 56 73
    frons scenae 55 61
    'Greene's Baboone' 60 72­3
    Jacobean era 55 5­23, 55 7, 55 9, 55 13
    prompters 56 141
    Queen Anne's Men 53 168
    Rhodes' career 57 86
    stage doors 54 20
    stage-sitting 64 7­8
    staging resources 56 86­8, 56 90, 56 92
Red Gauntlet (Pitt) 52 30
Red Lion playhouse, Mile End 41 22, 41 35, 49 134­5, 49 137, 49 145
    book reviewed 56 73
    lewis braces 50 175­6
Red Lion Theatre, Whitechapel 42 4
Red Plush and Gilt, The Heyday of Manchester Theatre during the Victorian and Edwardian Periods (Knowlson) 41 93
Red Riding Hood (marionette play) 48 30
Red Roy (turn-up) 45 81
Red Rust (Vernon and Vernon) 57 19
Reddish, Samuel 41 135
Redford, George 44 100
Redgrave, Michael 52 162­4, 53 98­114, 55 160, 59 172­3
Redgrave, Roy 50 170
Redgrave Theatre, Farnham 55 161, 57 30, 57 32, 57 59, 57 65­6
Redgrove, P.W. 49 51
Redmond, James, Themes in Drama, 9: The Theatrical Space 43 39­41
R.E.E.D. see Records of Early English Drama
Reed, Henry 56 179
Reed, Liz, archive papers 63 183
REED in Review: Essays in Celebration of the First Twenty-Five Years (Douglas and MacLean) 63 64­6
Reed, W.H. 61 47
Rees, Terence 47 157, 49 54
    British Theatrical Patents 1901-1950 63 188
    on lighting 63 164
Reeve, Ada 56 20, 58 96
Reeve, Alex 57 159
Reeve, John (19c. comedian) 42 118, 42 119, 42 121
Reeve, John (20c. actor) 57 19
'refereed journal' status, Theatre Notebook 53 126
Reflecting the Audience: London Theatregoing, 1840-1880 (Davis and Emeljanow) 56 132­3
'reform' plays 57 6
Reformation, The (Arrowsmith) 47 149
Refusal, The (Cibber) 49 15, 49 16, 49 19, 49 22
Regency Theatre 55 101
Regency Toy Theatre 58 165
Regent, The 43 63
Regent Theatre 57 19, 57 21
Regent's Park open-air theatre 43 82
Regicide, The (Smollett) 58 8
regional theatre see provincial theatre
Regisseur 58 156
Register of English Theatrical Documents, 1660-1737, A (Milhous and Hume) 46 170­3
Register of First Performance of English Operas, A (White) 50 108
Register of guild plays, York 46 25­6
Register of Playbills, Programmes and Theatre Cuttings (British Library) 57 140­1
Regulus (Crowne) 48 105, 48 109
Rehan, Ada 50 113­15
rehearsal books 54 43­51, 54 45
Rehearsal Club 41 124
Rehearsal, The (Buckingham) 54 139, 54 140
    computer analysis of staging 47 23, 47 143, 47 148
    Hogarth's writings 47 30, 47 36­7
    riots 52 10
rehearsals
    book reviewed 55 103
    Gilbert and Sullivan 55 153
    National Theatre 56 135
    prompter's role 62 163­4, 62 165­6
Reid, Francis, The ABC of Theatre Jargon 56 75
Reigate Philharmonic Society, archive papers 63 182
Rein, Mary 64 68­9
Reinhardt, Max 54 66
Reinhold, Frederick Charles 62 34, 62 48
Reith, John 57 12, 57 14­16
Relapse, The (Vanbrugh) 49 17
    benefits 50 23
    Sheridan's adaptation 47 170, 47 171
relational spaces 63 8­11
relieve scenes 60 76­7, 60 85, 60 87­91
religion
    fifteenth-century performance 45 114­21
    prayer-endings 64 122­9
    Restoration and eighteenth century 45 84­93
    see also Church and theatre; morality
Religious Drama Society of Great Britain, The 63 183
religious plays 58 49­50, 58 53
'Remember the Poor' broadside 47 128, 47 131
Reminiscence Theatre, Coventry 62 168
Renaissance theatre 42 93­4, 43 140­1, 54 64­5
    see also individual people, plays and theatres
Renaissance Theatre Trust 51 56
Renegades, The 57 30
Rennel, Gabriel 51 125
renters' fees, Covent Garden 63 99
repairs, Georgian theatre 64 71­2
Repertory at the Royal: Sixty-Five years of Theatre in Northampton (Foulkes) 47 176­7
Repertory Company, B.B.C. 56 178
Repertory Players Ltd, Northampton 54 62
repertory theatres
    Birmingham 56 71, 58 39­40
    Chekhov productions 56 16
    Dundee 60 180
    Glasgow 56 11
    Guildford 56 181
    Newcastle-upon-Tyne 58 92
    see also individual places
Republicanism, Northern Ireland 62 122­3
Reputation; or the State Secret (Planché) 61 149
research
    British Library 41 34
    gaps and opportunities 41 90
    grants and awards 42 2, 43 2­3, 43 138, 44 98­9, 44 123, 57 167
    see also Society for Theatre Research
Research Assessment Exercise (R.A.E.) 53 126
Restoration theatre
    'Abstract of the Articles' 51 75­80
    articles listed 55 93­4
    books reviewed 43 35, 43 84­5, 46 110­11, 52 116, 59 4, 59 15, 63 126
    Boyle's Guzman 60 76­93
    Bristol 45 84­93
    computer analysis 47 20­9, 47 141­56, 48 103­15
    Dioclesian 47 80­95
    London Stage, addendum 47 62­75
    royal portraiture 49 152­64, 50 116
    scenery 61 12­31
    Woman Turn'd Bully, The 62 4­6
    see also individual people, plays and theatres
Resurrection (Morton) 64 33
Resurrection (Tolstoy) 56 21, 56 35
Revels Company 64 7
Revels Office records 41 20, 41 21
Revenge, The (Behn) 47 143, 47 151, 61 151, 61 160
Revenger's Tragedy, The (Middleton) 46 80, 46 81, 56 106
    see also Middleton; Tourneur
revenue from theatres 41 53­4
    see also admission prices; finance; income
Revet, Edward, Town Shifts, The 47 25, 47 27
reviewing see dramatic criticism
Revised Descriptive Catalogue of Theatrical Wood Engravings, A (Bath) 53 118
revisionist feminism 50 62­5
'Revived Greek' dance 63 66­7
Revolt of Surinam, The; or, a Slave's Revenge 60 30
Revolution of Paris (Dibdin Pitt) 52 34, 53 42
revolutionary movement 55 104­5, 60 62­3
revolving stages see turntable stages
Revudeville (Van Damm) 56 70
revues
    Gaiety Theatre, Ayr 57 114
    glossary of terms used 51 177
    programmes 56 19­20
Rex Cinema, Sheffield 54 62
Reynolds (18c. actor) 51 44, 55 135
Reynolds, Edwin (Drayton) 47 106, 47 113
Reynolds, Frederick 44 69­70, 45 81
Reynolds, George 49 132
Reynolds, Joseph 42 106, 47 112
Reynolds, Joshua 41 27­30, 47 32, 62 24
    on Omai 56 160, 56 163
    Siddons portraits 54 124­5
Reynolds, Tom 55 161
R.G.T.F. see Royal General Theatrical Fund
Rhayader Drama Festival 59 170
rhetorical gestures 59 12­13
rhinoceros, 'wonderful creature' 49 94
Rhodes, John 57 82­8, 59 10
Rhodes, Richard (playwright) 41 111, 47 23
Rhodes, W.B., Bombastes Furioso 62 77, 62 87, 62 112
Rhondda, Lady 57 11
R.I.B.A. see Royal Institute of British Architects
Ribeiro, Aileen 59 6
Ricarda, Anna 53 58
Rice, Charles 42 132, 47 108, 63 138
Rice, John 51 62, 51 70
Rich, Amy 64 13­14, 64 20
Rich, Charles 64 14
Rich, Charlotte 62 37, 62 39
Rich, Christopher 46 155­6, 46 158, 48 103­5, 48 115
    actors' dispute 63 92, 63 101, 63 103
    book reviewed 42 89­90
    Oedipus: A Tragedy 61 32, 61 34
    Stanley, Sir John and 43 72­3, 43 75­6
    summer season 42 20, 42 21
Rich, Christopher M. 48 16, 49 71­2, 64 23
Rich, John 48 11­18, 50 141, 52 8­9, 52 11, 58 13, 62 28­9, 62 36­7, 62 40, 64 20
    admission orders 63 103
    benefit charges 63 99
    Cheats, The 42 29
    Coronation, The show 64 19
    Drury Lane receipts 49 75, 49 79­80
    Handel and 62 38
    Home's Douglas 60 134, 60 140, 60 141
    Just View of the British Stage, A 62 25­6
    Lambert and 62 23
    Lincoln's Inn Fields 42 23­34, 46 144­54, 50 140­2
        Stede's diary 62 163­5
    Necromancer, The 42 63, 45 55­70, 47 30, 47 36­7, 49 165­72, 62 26, 62 29, 62 44­5
    Queen Anne's birthday 62 17
    wardrobe 64 62
    will of 64 12­27
Rich, Priscilla 62 37, 62 53, 64 12­16, 64 20, 64 22­3, 64 25­6
Richard II (Shakespeare) 58 132, 58 136­8
    book reviewed 43 86­7
    congestions on stage 56 107
    extras 51 10
    programmes 56 21
    sense of place 63 8­9
    stage doors 60 11­12
    Tate's 42 109­17
Richard II, The Life and Death of King (Shakespeare) 57 26
Richard III (Shakespeare) 51 12­13, 58 20, 58 40­2, 58 132, 58 136
    book reviewed 45 97­100
    Booth in 55 79
    boy's roles 48 122­3, 48 124­5
    Burney playbills 57 138
    Calvert in 61 36
    Cibber's adaptation 41 75, 41 132, 42 38, 46 158, 49 6
    congestions on stage 56 106
    Cooke, G.F. in 52 151
    Dorchester circuit theatres 53 32
    Dunn's Royalty Theatre 60 35
    Garrick papers 54 142
    Gray's 51 100
    Hobart Town, Tasmania 55 86
    Irving in 59 126, 59 129, 59 131, 59 137
    Kean's production 57 108
    Loutherbourg designs 47 96, 47 97, 47 98, 47 99, 47 100, 47 101, 47 102­3
    Martin-Harvey in 54 66
    one-act version 48 80
    Oxberry's edition 42 133
    performance dates 55 101
    stage doors 55 69
    in Sydney 47 111
    video in Theatre Museum 48 50
Richards, Alun 60 181
Richards, Gavin 64 107
Richards, Graham 54 55
Richards, Sir James 49 127
Richards, Jeffrey 62 121
    Ancient World on the Victorian and Edwardian Stage, The 64 51­2
    (R) 64 183­4
    Ruskin, the Theatre and Victorian Visual Culture 63 127­8
    Sir Henry Irving: A Victorian Actor and his World 60 123­4
Richards, John (actor) 42 15
Richards, John Inigo 56 157, 56 165, 56 168
Richardson, Gwen 48 133
Richardson, H.H. 62 127
Richardson, John 50 29­38, 54 102
Richardson, Jonathan 47 31
Richardson, Ralph 53 106, 57 166, 58 37
    archives 58 36
    dead-body carrying 61 111
    papers 56 180
    programmes 56 21, 56 59
Richardson, Tony 53 52, 53 55
Richlieu (Bulwer-Lytton) 48 65, 59 125, 59 127
Richmond Heiress, The (D'Urfey) 48 109
Richmond House private theatricals 58 32
Richmond, Hugh M., Shakespeare in Performance: King Richard III 45 97­100
Richmond, Surrey 42 64, 42 79, 58 142
    Museum portraits 47 116
    Orange Tree Theatre 57 73
Richmond, Yorks 53 19, 59 62, 59 64
    Bishop Blaize Inn Long Room 43 106, 46 31, 46 38­9
    circuit theatres 42 136
    correction 44 82
    Georgian Playhouse 61 59
    Theatre Royal 43 104, 43 115­17, 43 116, 47 79, 49 125, 58 175
        building and equipment 46 30­41, 46 33­6
Rich's Men 58 52
Richter, Dr. Hans 62 131
Richter, Rosa Mathilde 51 55
Ricketts, Charles 57 21
Ricketts, Edward 60 116
Riddle, Captain Thomas 61 62­3
Ride to York, The 42 105, 42 106, 42 108
rideau 56 163
Ridge, Harold 51 93
Ridgeway, Philip 41 56, 48 170, 50 117
Ridgway family 50 117
Ridgway (harlequin) 53 117
Riding Master, The (turn-up) 49 111
Ridley, William Arnold, archive papers 63 184, 64 179
Riele, John 43 10
Rigby, Charles 51 104
Right Royal Wakefield Theatre 1766-1994 (Taylor) 50 57­8
rights versus customs 63 92­125
Rigoult, M. de 58 92
Rihll, Louis 64 36
Riley, Kathleen, Nigel Hawthorne on Stage 60 67
Rinaldo and Armida (Dennis) 59 24­31, 59 35­7
    British Library volume 49 3, 49 5, 49 8, 49 9
    Musical Entertainments in Rinaldo and Armida 59 29­30, 59 38, 59 40
Rinaldo (Handel) 42 59, 42 71
Ring, The, Southwark 58 71
Rings & Curtains: Family and Personal Memoirs (le White and Ford) 47 117
Rinker, Kenneth 59 171
Riot Act 59 44
riots in theatres 44 20, 52 10, 59 41­52, 63 144
    see also Macklin, Charles; Old Price riots
Ripley, John
    'Kemble's Coriolanus and the Folger painting: a second look' 49 173­6
    ''We are not in little England now': Charles and Ellen Kean in civil-war America' 61 77­106
Ripon, Yorkshire 46 30, 46 37, 59 62
Risdell, Marcus 62 121
'rise and sink' scenery 63 153
Rise of the Victorian Actor, The (Baker) 60 175
Ristori, Adelaide 51 176, 58 157
Ritta, Miss (dancer) 60 106
Ritz, Joan see Nash, Jessie
Rival Brothers, The 51 43
Rival Kings, The (Banks) 47 148
Rival Ladies, The (Dryden) 47 21, 47 23, 47 27
Rival Queens: Actresses, Performance, and the Eighteenth-Century British Theater (Nussbaum) 64 112­13
Rival Queens, The (Lee) 47 72, 47 148, 48 13, 48 14, 59 10, 64 89­90
    book reviewed 64 112­13
Rivals, The (Sheridan) 47 170, 55 101, 56 13­14, 58 137
river travel 61 91­2
Riverside Nights (Playfair and Herbert) 55 130
Road to Rome, The 57 27
Road to Ruin 55 40­1
Roaring Girl, The (Middleton and Dekker) 45 154­6, 55 65
Rob Roy 56 179, 59 64
Robbers of the Black Forest, The 50 100
Robbers, The (Schiller) 44 134­5, 58 126
Robert Arthur Theatres 58 92
Robert Atkins: An Unfinished Autobiography (Rowell) 49 11, 49 118­19
Robert, Hubert 51 82, 51 84
Robert Macaire 59 136
Roberts, Arthur 50 166, 50 167, 50 168, 50 179
Roberts, David
    (R) 63 59­60, 63 126­7, 64 182­3
    The Ladies: Female Patronage of Restoration Drama 44 45­7
Roberts, Ellis 45 24, 45 25
Roberts, H. (publisher) 45 70, 45 80, 45 84, 49 111
Roberts, James 41 84, 41 85
Roberts, Lord and Lady 62 81, 62 83
Roberts, Mrs (actress) 45 24, 45 25, 51 51
Roberts, Peter, The Best of 'Plays and Players' 1953-1968 and 1969-1985 44 136­8
Roberts, Philip 52 161­71
    Anderson interviews 64 163, 64 169
    'George Devine's visit to Edward Gordon Craig' 51 14­23
    'Patronage and the Arts: The John Lewis Partnership and the Royal Court Theatre' 53 48­56
    Royal Court and the Modern Stage, The 64 161, 64 167, 64 171
    The Royal Court Theatre 1965-1972 42 81­2
Robertson, Edwin H., archive papers 63 184
Robertson, Etienne Gaspar 43 16
Robertson, Forbes Johnston see Forbes-Robertson, Johnston
Robertson, Thomas William 50 100, 50 102
    book reviewed 50 55­6
    Caste 62 80
    M.P. 56 182
Robertson, T.J. 62 152
Robeson, Paul 55 50
Robespierre (Sardou) 64 30­2
Robin (conjuror) 43 21­2
Robin Hood
    MacFarren's 63 140
    seventeenth-century ballads 49 50
    Tabart's 46 162
    turn-ups 45 80, 49 111
Robins, Elizabeth
    in Candida 64 140
    Votes for Women! 54 48
Robins, Mrs (actress) 45 18
Robinson, Barbara, The Swelling Scene 51 178
Robinson, Christopher, (R) 44 138­9
Robinson Crusoe 58 142
    marionettes 48 32
    Sheridan's 42 71­2
    Tabart's 45 81
Robinson Crusoe, or Harlequin Friday, Part II (Tringham) 45 80
Robinson Crusoe and His Man Friday 54 29
Robinson, Frederick Cayley 60 116, 60 117­18
Robinson, Henry Crabb 42 133
Robinson, Lennox, Whiteheaded Boy, The 62 88, 62 120
Robinson, Mary (Perdita) 47 116
Robinson, Richard 55 73, 60 129
Robinson, Thomas 45 21
Robinson, William 42 104, 47 107­8, 47 110
Robson, Frederick 42 134, 48 165, 48 168­9, 56 182
Rochdale
    Amateur Operatic Society 55 50
    Theatre Royal 41 5
Rochester Theatre playbill 51 35
Rochfort, Mrs Louisa Ruth 54 62
Rock-a-Billy, Son of Heaven (Lee) 57 30, 57 57
Rococo style 41 29, 41 83
Roe, Frances, archive papers 62 171
Roe, William 55 3
Rogers (18c. actor) 51 46
Rogers, David, Breviarye 44 93­5
Rogers, James 56 118­19
Rogers, Jane 42 24, 42 28, 43 77
Rogers, Jean Scott, Stage by Stage, The Making of the Theatre Museum 41 42­3
Rogers, Jonathan 47 109
Rogers, Malcolm 59 6, 59 15
Rogers, Miss (19c. actress) 54 102, 54 105
Rogerson, Margaret 52 91­111
    'Casting the Coventry weavers' pageant' 48 138­48
Rogerson, Ralph 52 120
Roland for an Oliver, A (farce) 53 24
rôle à tiroirs 55 149
Rolla in Pizarro 54 128, 56 71
Rollinson, Edward C.
    research interests 49 54
    Sydney Valentine 1865-1919 50 180
Rolls, Martha Sara 48 63­5, 48 67, 48 69­75, 48 76
Rolls, Roger, Variety at Hulme Hippodrome, Manchester, 1920-1940 55 52­4
Roman Bride's Revenge, The (Gildon) 41 71, 51 42­3
Roman Empress, The (Joyner) 47 23
Roman Matron (Kemble) 48 2­10
Roman theatre 46 136­44, 53 14, 53 16, 55 92
Romaniticism (Rovetta) 45 140
Romantic Stages, Set and Costume Design in Victorian England (Finkel) 51 119­20
Romantic theatre 60 62­3
Romeo and Juliet (Shakespeare) 58 10, 58 40, 58 42, 59 135
    at Windsor 55 40
    in Australia 56 74
    Booth in 55 78
    Burney playbills 57 138
    Covent Garden 48 14, 48 15
    discovery space 54 10
    extras 51 10
    Garrick papers 54 142
    Gray's 51 99
    prompter's place 55 110
    sense of place 63 7, 63 11­13
    stage doors 55 64, 56 106, 56 113, 60 11, 60 12­13
Romney, George 41 132, 41 133
Romulus and Hersilia (anon) 48 108
Rood, Arnold 48 62­3
roof design, Music Halls 62 147­52, 62 154­61
Rooker, Mr 55 135
Rookwood 52 31
Room, The (Pinter) 58 46
Roope, Clover 58 166
rope dancers 47 65
    'Hocus Pocus' 54 132, 54 136
    Punch's children 56 79, 56 84
Rorke, Mary 59 163
Rosa, Carl 58 38
Rosamond (Addison and Arne) 49 17
Rosciad, The (Churchill) 62 36, 62 40, 62 49­50
Roscius Anglicanus 42 135
Roscius Theatre, Dorchester 53 29
Rosco (actor) 51 48
Rose, Edward 54 62, 60 180
Rose (Rosse), John 41 20, 41 21, 41 22
Rose, Keith 60 181
Rose Marie (Harbach and Hammerstein) 56 56, 56 57
Rose, Martial, Forever Juliet: The Life and Letters of Gwen Ffrangçon-Davies 1891-1992 57 162
Rose Theatre 43 85, 43 98, 44 50­4, 49 128
    building and equipment 49 131­3, 49 135, 49 137, 49 143, 49 146­7
    Burbage's 'The Theatre' 63 56­7
    discovery and concealment space 54 7­8, 54 9, 54 20
    firearms 57 81
    frons scenae 55 61
    hangings and curtains 55 113
    Queen Anne's Men 55 5
    sharp dealing 55 120, 55 122­3, 55 127
    stage doors 53 9­18, 56 138­9
    stage-sitting 64 4, 64 6
    staging resources 56 86­8, 56 92
Rosedale, Yorkshire 59 62, 59 69, 59 70, 59 74, 59 86
Rosehill, Lady 64 82­95
Rosehill, Lord 64 82, 64 87­8, 64 92
Rosen, Carole 53 59
Rosencrantz and Guildenstern (Gilbert) 56 182
Rosenfeld, Sybil 47 96, 47 103, 52 50, 57 118, 62 21
    Faulkner collection 54 54
    obituary 51 2­3
    (R) 41 91­2, 41 142­3, 42 86­7, 43 35, 43 90, 46 110­11
    on scene painting 64 84
    S.T.R. publications 42 134, 42 135, 42 136
    Temples of Thespis 58 18, 63 149
    Theatre Notebook beginnings 50 3­4
    'Theatre Notebook and theatre research in Britain' 49 122­3
    on William Kent's scenery 46 162, 46 163
    York Theatre, The 54 68
Rosenthal, Jack 57 159
Rosherville Gardens 61 171­3
Rosmer, Milton 57 19
Ross, David 48 13, 48 14, 62 50
Ross (Rattigan) 51 56
Rosse (Rose), John 41 20, 41 21, 41 22
Rossi, Ernesto 58 157
Rostand, Edmond 57 11
Rothenstein, William 62 138
Rotherham Hippodrome 48 53
Rotunda, The 44 125, 45 41, 58 71­90, 58 72­4, 58 77­9, 58 85­6, 58 88­9
Roubiliac, Louis Francis 62 33, 62 48, 62 57­8
Rough magic: Making Theatre at the Royal Shakespeare Company (Adler) 56 135
Round Table National Liberal Club 64 148
Round The World broadcast (B.B.C.) 57 27
'round theatres' 55 113
Round the Town: Following Grandfather's Footsteps (Barker) 57 162­5
Roundheads, The (Behn) 42 114, 47 151­2, 47 154
Rourke, Josie, archive papers 63 183
Rover, The (Behn) 41 105­6, 46 114­15, 63 126
    Part I 47 150, 47 153
    Part II 42 113, 47 151, 47 154
Rovetta, Gerolamo 45 140
Rowbottom, Mr (carpenter) 60 100
Rowe, Nicholas 48 3
    Tamerlane 49 14, 52 13­14
Rowell, George 42 144, 58 46, 58 141, 58 154, 58 159
    'Another view of Macready' 48 63­76
    on Kathleen Barker 46 2­3
    memorial issue 57 78, 57 135, 58 122
    'Misleading ladies: two biographies of Ellen Terry' 42 126­31
    obituary 56 2­3
    papers 60 180
    (R) 41 37­8, 41 144­5, 41 147­8
    Robert Atkins: An Unfinished Autobiography 49 11, 49 118­19
    S.T.R. publication 42 135
    The Old Vic Theatre: A History 48 55
Rowlandson, Thomas 56 84, 62 25
Rowley, Charles 64 148
Rowley, Samuel, Maid in the Mill, The 53 15, 54 87, 54 94
Rowley, William, All's Lost by Lust 55 15
Rowse, A.L. 56 13
Roxana 47 134
Roxby, Wilfred 53 69­70
Roy, Donald
    'A theatre for all seasons: the Queen's Theatre, Hull, 1846-1869' 60 147­74
    Plays by James Robinson Planché 43 33­4
    Theatre in Europe: A Documentary History: Romantic and Revolutionary Theatre, 1789-1860 60 62­3
Royal Academy of Dramatic Art see R.A.D.A.
Royal Alhambra Palace Circus, Birmingham 63 135­6
Royal Arms, The (Alington) 50 53
Royal Army Service Corps 57 25
Royal Artillery 57 25
royal attendances
    Dorset Garden 62 69­70, 62 73
    Lincoln's Inn Fields 62 165
    see also individual royalty
Royal birthday balls/celebrations
    James II's 47 72
    Queen Anne's 47 69, 62 7­19
    Queen Catherine's 47 68
    William III's 47 68­9
royal box location 56 113
    see also King's Box
Royal Chace, or Harlequin Skeleton, The (pantomime) 45 62, 45 80
Royal Choral Society 49 51
Royal Circus 44 11, 52 157, 55 100
    see also Dibdin's and Hughes'; Royal Surrey Theatre
Royal Coburg see Coburg Theatre
Royal Comedy Theatre, London 59 161
Royal Commission on Historical Manuscripts see Historical Manuscripts Commission
Royal Commission on The Historical Monuments of England 53 26, 53 28
Royal County Theatre, Shrewsbury 57 160
Royal Court and the Modern Stage, The (Roberts) 64 161, 64 167, 64 171
Royal Court Theatre 52 161, 58 36, 59 104, 59 168­9
    1950-69 archive 47 48
    book reviewed 42 81­2, 46 54­6, 55 104­5
    Donnet's Three Sisters 56 12
    English Stage Company 64 160­73
    Galsworthy's The Silver Box 54 43, 54 45­6, 54 49, 54 50, 54 51
    John Lewis Partnership 53 48­56
    Shaw's plays 54 162, 54 167, 64 141, 64 144
Royal Dramatic College 41 117, 41 121, 41 122
Royal English Opera House 63 153
Royal Festival Hall 57 28­9
Royal Fox Hunt, The 60 150
Royal General Theatrical Fund (R.G.T.F.) 41 116­17, 42 104, 42 108, 42 135, 47 106­7
Royal Hall Theatre 41 69
Royal Hippodrome, Eastbourne 61 57­8
Royal Hunt of the Sun 45 38
Royal Institute of British Architects (R.I.B.A.) 62 59
Royal Kent Theatre, Kensington 54 102
royal licences 54 131, 54 133, 54 136
    see also licensing
Royal Martyr, The see Tyrannic Love
Royal National Theatre see National Theatre
Royal Opera House see Covent Garden
Royal Polygraphic Rooms 44 13
Royal Polytechnic Institution 43 17, 43 20
royal portraiture 49 152­64, 50 116
Royal Princess's Theatre 58 126, 58 137
royal protection for actors 61 132­43
Royal Shakespeare Company 57 30, 59 107­8
    1992-3 season 54 64
    book reviewed 56 135
    Dickens productions 54 125
    Saint-Denis 53 107­15, 60 46, 60 47
Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon 51 8­13, 53 107
Royal Shepherdess, The (Shadwell) 47 25
Royal Signals 57 25
Royal Surrey Theatre 47 159, 60 32, 60 33
Royal Theatre, Northampton 54 62
Royal Variety performance 1995  50 177
Royal Victoria 53 118
Royalist, The (D'Urfey) 47 143, 47 151, 47 154
Royalty Theatre 49 126
    Aldridge at 60 30, 60 32­8, 60 39­42
    Charrington at 64 136­7
    Chekhov productions 56 13­15
    Chester 50 54
    Fortune Fit-up 53 147­62
    performance dates 55 101
    see also individual places
Rubens, Paul, Lady Madcap 56 21, 56 44
Rubens Room at Windsor Castle, The 56 122
Rubridge, Mrs 51 43
Ruddygore 44 29
Rudolf Steiner Hall 52 164­5, 52 170
Rule Britannia (Thompson) 59 50
Rule a Wife and Have a Wife (Fletcher) 42 71
Rumler, John Wolfgang 61 2­11
Run of Luck, A (Pettitt and Harris) 59 162
Runaway Girl, A (Hicks and Nicholls) 56 20, 62 90, 62 112
Runciman, J.F. 61 47, 61 49
Rundell, Francis 61 70, 61 72
Rupert, Prince 60 130
Rural Love 51 53
Ruskin, John, book reviewed 63 127­8
Ruskin, the Theatre and Victorian Visual Culture (Heinrich et al.) 63 127­8
Russell, Edward 59 137
Russell, Gillian 44 48
    'Playing at revolution: the politics of the O.P. riots of 1809' 44 16­26
Russell, John 42 44, 58 10­14
Russell, Willy, Educating Rita 57 59
Russia
    Fagan and 56 11, 56 14­15
    Komisjarvesky 53 96­114
    Moscow Arts Theatre 53 97, 53 99, 53 111
    theatre video records 43 134
Russian Imperial Theatres 48 116
Rustington Players 52 49
Rutherford and Son (Sowerby) 47 177
Rutland, Countess Eleanor 57 91
Rutter, Carol Chillington, (R) 42 83­6, 42 136­8, 42 140­4, 45 145­7, 48 56­7
Rutter, Margaret 49 67
Ryan (18c. actor) 51 46
Ryan, John, The Lost Theatres of Dublin 53 60
Ryan, Lacy 49 75, 54 141
Ryan, T.E. 56 22
Ryde, Isle of Wight 53 19
Ryder, Richard 41 69
Ryder, Thomas 56 168, 56 170
Rye, Sussex 57 91
Rylance, Mark, Play 58 39­40


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