TITLE

CENTRE STAGE WITH WELLES

AUTHOR(S)
Macnab, Geoffrey
PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
Sight & Sound;Jan2010, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the experience of actor Norman Lloyd while working on the theatrical production of "Julius Caesar." The difficulty producing the theatrical show and Lloyd’s relationship with Orson Welles is the inspiration for the book "Me and Orson Welles, by Robert Kaplow from which the motion picture of the same name is based.
ACCESSION #
45831788

 

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