Page extent: 160
ISBN: 9781849430470
Binding: HardBack

Just Adrian

Adrian Mitchell

HardBack (19 Oct 2011)

Just Adrian is a patchwork tour of a legendary playwright, poet and activist’s life in the theatre. It is a fascinating first-hand account of groundbreaking productions featuring figures like Kenneth Tynan, Peter Brook and Peter Hall as well as adventures in alternative theatre. These writings explore Adrian’s many interests, from drama for children to musical theatre, in a voice that combines playful irreverence with compassion and insight. Taken together, they are a funny, moving testament to a great theatre lover.

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ISBN13 9781849430470
Binding HardBack
Page Extent 160


“A window into the soft and beautiful genius that was Adrian Mitchell.”
Camden New Journal

“A scrapbook [compiled] to reflect one man's love affair with the theatre… a splendid read that pays homage to an unusual, dedicated man” –
British Theatre Guide

“A tribute, an autobiography and a quirky portrait …. Just Adrian is a slim and elegant book with all the tactile pleasure you don’t get from reading on an e-book reader.” – The Stage