German-Speaking Emigrés
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BELL, BOOK AND CANDLE


Title of The Play BELL, BOOK AND CANDLE
Alternative Titles  
English Titles  
Year of Premiere 1954
Place of Premiere Phoenix Theatre, London
Language(s) English
Genre Comedy
Based on/Source  
Producer(s) Rex Harrison
Director Rex Harrison
Author John Van Druten
Cast Lilli Palmer, Rex Harrison, Athene Seyler, Wilfrid Lawson, David Evans
Literature Times, 6 October 1954
Punch, 13 October 1954
Jewish Chronicle, 15 October 1954
Spectator, 15 October 1954
Special notes "Lilli Palmer and Rex Harrison work beautifully together. She is best in action; on the other hand he can make a great deal, facially, of repose." (Eric Keown, Punch)




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