Dame Margaret Rutherford: Actress Starred in Chimes at Midnight, The VIPs, Miss Marple

Although emotionally fragile and eccentric, the sweet-natured actress delighted audiences as Madame Arcati and Miss Marple through her heyday of the 1960s. Margaret Rutherford’s family hoped she would be a piano teacher, but she was determined to be an actress. In her forties, her career finally took off, with great acclaim for her comic performances. … Read moreDame Margaret Rutherford: Actress Starred in Chimes at Midnight, The VIPs, Miss Marple

Young Margaret Rutherford: Eccentric British Actress Had Curious Start

Rutherford’s personal background was tragic and her entry to the acting profession was inauspicious. The great comedy actress Margaret Rutherford was a late developer. Born in 1892, she was in effect orphaned at the age of three. “In effect” because while her mother died when Margaret was three, her father did not. But he was … Read moreYoung Margaret Rutherford: Eccentric British Actress Had Curious Start

Mark Hellinger: The History of a Broadway Theatre

The Mark Hellinger Theatre on Broadway started off as the Warner Brothers’ Hollywood Theatre. It is now owned by the Times Square Church. Located on Broadway and 51st Street, near New York City’s bustling Times Square, the Mark Hellinger Theatre is one of Broadway’s most beautiful and coveted buildings. Becoming the Mark Hellinger Theatre Designed … Read moreMark Hellinger: The History of a Broadway Theatre

Best Places to See Cabaret in Melbourne

Looking for a fabulous place to perform, or eager to see the best in Australian cabaret that Melbourne has to offer? Come hear the music play… Cabaret in Australia had gained world-wide renown for its witty, edgy, innovative approach to the genre, as the internationally acclaimed Adelaide Cabaret Festival annually proves. Melbourne cabaret in particular has become … Read moreBest Places to See Cabaret in Melbourne