Category Archives: Royal Shakespeare Theatre

An Obituary for The Stratford upon Avon Herald

By The Stratfordian | May 17, 2020

One of the first things that Stratfordians do when they have bought the Stratford upon Avon Herald is to turn to the obituaries. Being such a close knit community means that the odds are that someone you know or knew, has passed. Like checking the racing results, it’s just something residents of Stratford upon Avon… Read More »

‘Purge the healthy actors’ says Knight of the Realm

By The Stratfordian | January 29, 2020

Nobody expected a quiet night at Sir Hemsford Grey’s (93) Royal Shakespeare Theatre retirement party and they were right. Saying a warm goodbye to his actor colleagues, Sir Hemsford couldn’t help but deliver his opinion on today’s intake of modern actors. ‘If we’re not careful the whole profession is going to go down the proverbial… Read More »