Poles and Lions

Oliver, Edith
December 1961
New Yorker;12/2/1961, Vol. 37 Issue 42, p118
Entertainment Review
The article reviews several theatrical productions performed in New York City, including "The Policemen," directed by Leonidas D-Ossetynski, "Androcles and the Lion," starring John Heffernan, and "What Shall We Tell Caroline?" directed by Steve Chernak.


Related Articles

  • Chronical of a Reluctant Hero(Theater). Brustein, Robert // New Republic;12/11/61, Vol. 145 Issue 24, p28 

    Reviews several plays. "A Man For All Seasons," by Robert Bolt, performed at ANTA Theater; "The Policemen," by Slawomir Mrozek; "Androcles and the Lion," by Bernard Shaw, performed at the Phoenix Theater.

  • Theatre. LEWIS, THEOPHILUS // America;1/11/1947, Vol. 76 Issue 15, p416 

    The article reviews several theatrical productions including "Androcles and the Lion," starring Ernest Truex, Richard Waring and June Duprez, written by George Bernard Shaw and "Pound on Demand," starring Ernest Truex and Phillip Bourneuf, directed by Victor Jory.

  • Granville Barker in New York. Hackett, Francis // New Republic;1/30/15, Vol. 1 Issue 13, p25 

    Reviews the theatrical productions "The Man Who Married a Dumb Wife," written by Anatole France and "Androcles and the Lion," written by Bernard Shaw.

  • KIDS. Avery, Susan // New York;12/13/2004, Vol. 37 Issue 44, p121 

    Presents several children's plays in New York City, as of December 13, 2004. "Santa Meets the Ice Dragon"; "Green Eggs and Hamadeus"; "Androcles and the Lion."

  • Don't Call Me George.  // Time;10/15/1951, Vol. 58 Issue 16, p119 

    The article reports that producer Gabriel Pascal will do the film version of the play "Androcles and the Lion," by the late George Bernard Shaw.

  • Good Shepherd presents play.  // New York Amsterdam News;10/29/94, Vol. 85 Issue 44, p38 

    Reports on Fleetwood Stage Coach's presentation of a 50-minute performance of the play `Androcles and the Lion' at the Church of the Good Shepherd on November 19, 1994. Synopsis of the play.

  • Shavian Christianity. Lord, Daniel A. // America;10/28/1916, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p58 

    The author reflects on the play "Androcles and the Lion," by George Bernard Shaw. In it, he notes that Shaw does not count supernatural as prejudice and predisposition to deny the existence of God and thus all possibility of any power beyond the purely physical. He emphasizes that Shaw started...

  • 'Mufti' Musicals Mini-Muffed.  // Back Stage;1/11/2002, Vol. 43 Issue 2, p45 

    Focuses on the postponement of three Richard Rodgers musicals that are expected to headline the York Theatre Company's annual 'Musicals in Mufti' series until April 2002. New schedules of the musicals 'By Jupiter', 'Androcles & the Lion', and 'Me & Juliet'; Reasons behind the rescheduling of...

  • CORRESPONDENCE. C. DE F.-S. // America;10/25/1913, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p60 

    The article discusses issues of interest to the Catholic Church as of October 25, 1913. According to one author, the Christian martyrdom scene in the play by Bernard Shaw on the subject of Androcles and the lion consists of a long sneer at the Catholic religion. Another author notes that...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics