German-Speaking Emigrés
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Title of The Play SHAVINGS
Alternative Titles  
English Titles  
Year of Premiere 1951
Place of Premiere St. Martin's Theatre, London
Language(s) English
Based on/Source  
Author George Bernard Shaw
Cast Karel Stepanek (as Napoleon in "The Man of Destiny"), Rosamund John, Griffith Jones, Ellen Pollock, Ellen Terry
Literature Times, 4 April 1951
Spectator, 13 April 1951
Jewish Chronicle, 13 April 1951
Special notes Umbrella title for a production of three one-act plays by Shaw: "The Man of Destiny", "The Dark Lady of the Sonnets" and "Village Wooing".

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