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CBS News
Colin Firth becomes Italian dual citizen after Brexithas been quoted as calling Brexit a disaster. The actor, who has played Mr. Da
CBS News / Posted 9 hours ago
has been quoted as calling Brexit a disaster. The actor, who has played Mr. Darcy in "Pride and Prejudice" and King George VI in "The King's Speech," said he "will always be extremely British" but also has "a passionate love of Italy." He... Read more
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11 News Houston
Actor Colin Firth obtains Italian citizenship due to 'all the uncertainty around'Union in 2016; however, it will not take effect until 2019. Don't worry, Firth
11 News Houston / Posted 2 days ago
Union in 2016; however, it will not take effect until 2019. Don't worry, Firth fans: "I will always be extremely British — you only have to look at or listen to me,," joked the man known for playing King George VI and Mark Darcy. © 2017 USATODAY.... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Colin Firth takes Italian citizenship after Brexit decisionhas been quoted as calling Brexit a disaster. The actor, who has played Mr. Da
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 2 days ago
has been quoted as calling Brexit a disaster. The actor, who has played Mr. Darcy in "Pride and Prejudice" and King George VI in "The King's Speech," said he "will always be extremely British" but also has "a passionate love of... Read more
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FOX News
British star Colin Firth becomes Italian citizen following Brexit decisionsame." Firth has been quoted as calling Brexit a disaster. The actor, who has
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
same." Firth has been quoted as calling Brexit a disaster. The actor, who has played Mr. Darcy in "Pride and Prejudice" and King George VI in "The King's Speech," said he "will always be extremely British" but also has "a passionate love of Ita... Read more
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FOX News
British star Colin Firth becomes Italian citizen following Brexit decisionhas been quoted as calling Brexit a disaster. The actor, who has played Mr. Da
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
has been quoted as calling Brexit a disaster. The actor, who has played Mr. Darcy in "Pride and Prejudice" and King George VI in "The King's Speech," said he "will always be extremely British" but also has "a passionate love of... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Colin Firth takes Italian citizenship after Brexit decisionhas been quoted as calling Brexit a disaster. The actor, who has played Mr. Da
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
has been quoted as calling Brexit a disaster. The actor, who has played Mr. Darcy in “Pride and Prejudice” and King George VI in “The King’s Speech,” said he “will always be extremely British” but also has “a passionate love of Italy.”As... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Colin Firth takes Italian citizenship after Brexit decisionhas been quoted as calling Brexit a disaster. The actor, who has played Mr. Da
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
has been quoted as calling Brexit a disaster. The actor, who has played Mr. Darcy in "Pride and Prejudice" and King George VI in "The King's Speech," said he "will always be extremely British" but also has "a passionate love of... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Colin Firth takes Italian citizenship after Brexit decisionsame." Firth has been quoted as calling Brexit a disaster. The actor, who has
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
same." Firth has been quoted as calling Brexit a disaster. The actor, who has played Mr. Darcy in "Pride and Prejudice" and King George VI in "The King's Speech," said he "will always be extremely British" but also has "a passionate love of Ita... Read more
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CTV News
Colin Firth takes Italian citizenship after Brexit decisionsame." Firth has been quoted as calling Brexit a disaster. The actor, who has
CTV News / Posted 2 days ago
same." Firth has been quoted as calling Brexit a disaster. The actor, who has played Mr. Darcy in "Pride and Prejudice" and King George VI in "The King's Speech," said he "will always be extremely British" but also has "a passionate love of Ita... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Colin Firth gets dual Italian citizenship as global ‘uncertainty’ continuesstiff-upper-lipped English figures on the big screen, including Bridget Jones’
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
stiff-upper-lipped English figures on the big screen, including Bridget Jones’ Mark Darcy, Love Actually’s Jamie, and King George VI in The King’s Speech. Firth said: “My wife and I are both extremely proud of our own countries. We feel that we’ve... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Colin Firth takes Italian citizenship after Brexit decisionhas been quoted as calling Brexit a disaster. The actor, who has played Mr. Da
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 days ago
has been quoted as calling Brexit a disaster. The actor, who has played Mr. Darcy in "Pride and Prejudice" and King George VI in "The King's Speech," said he "will always be extremely British" but also has "a passionate love of... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Colin Firth takes Italian citizenship after Brexit decisionhas been quoted as calling Brexit a disaster. The actor, who has played Mr. Da
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 2 days ago
has been quoted as calling Brexit a disaster. The actor, who has played Mr. Darcy in "Pride and Prejudice" and King George VI in "The King's Speech," said he "will always be extremely British" but also has "a passionate love of... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Colin Firth takes Italian citizenship after Brexit decisionsame." Firth has been quoted as calling Brexit a disaster. The actor, who has
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
same." Firth has been quoted as calling Brexit a disaster. The actor, who has played Mr. Darcy in "Pride and Prejudice" and King George VI in "The King's Speech," said he "will always be extremely British" but also has "a passionate love of Ita... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Colin Firth takes Italian citizenship after Brexit decisionhas been quoted as calling Brexit a disaster. The actor, who has played Mr. Da
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 2 days ago
has been quoted as calling Brexit a disaster. The actor, who has played Mr. Darcy in "Pride and Prejudice" and King George VI in "The King's Speech," said he "will always be extremely British" but also has "a passionate love of... Read more
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FOX News
Colin Firth takes Italian citizenship after Brexit decisionhas been quoted as calling Brexit a disaster. The actor, who has played Mr. Da
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
has been quoted as calling Brexit a disaster. The actor, who has played Mr. Darcy in "Pride and Prejudice" and King George VI in "The King's Speech," said he "will always be extremely British" but also has "a passionate love of... Read more
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FOX News
Colin Firth takes Italian citizenship after Brexit decisionsame." Firth has been quoted as calling Brexit a disaster. The actor, who has
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
same." Firth has been quoted as calling Brexit a disaster. The actor, who has played Mr. Darcy in "Pride and Prejudice" and King George VI in "The King's Speech," said he "will always be extremely British" but also has "a passionate love of Ita... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Colin Firth gets dual Italian citizenship as global ‘uncertainty’ continuesstiff-upper-lipped English figures on the big screen, including Bridget Jones’
EveningTimes Online / Posted 2 days ago
stiff-upper-lipped English figures on the big screen, including Bridget Jones’ Mark Darcy, Love Actually’s Jamie, and King George VI in The King’s Speech. Firth said: “My wife and I are both extremely proud of our own countries. We feel that we’ve... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Colin Firth takes Italian citizenship after Brexit decisionsame." Firth has been quoted as calling Brexit a disaster. The actor, who has
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 2 days ago
same." Firth has been quoted as calling Brexit a disaster. The actor, who has played Mr. Darcy in "Pride and Prejudice" and King George VI in "The King's Speech," said he "will always be extremely British" but also has "a passionate love of Ita... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Colin Firth has got Italian citizenship after UK's vote for Brexitin the films starring Renee Zellweger in the title role - and earned an Oscar f
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
in the films starring Renee Zellweger in the title role - and earned an Oscar for his portrayal of stammering King George VI in the King's Speech. Last year he described the UK's vote to leave Europe in last year's referendum as "a... Read more
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Horse and Hound
The King’s Troop makes a splash on seaside getawayto drive teams of six horses, pulling six First World War “13-pounder” state sa
Horse and Hound / Posted 3 days ago
to drive teams of six horses, pulling six First World War “13-pounder” state saluting guns. It is stationed in King George VI Lines, Woolwich Barracks in London and its soldiers also deploy on operations around the world. Since the troop’s... Read more
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Daily Mail
Grander than the Queen and ruder than Prince Philip!Princess Margaret told her: ‘I can’t think why you have such a horrible place a
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Princess Margaret told her: ‘I can’t think why you have such a horrible place as the Castle of Mey,’ the widow of George VI replied: ‘Well, darling, you needn’t come again.’ Everyone had to be subservient to Margaret. Friends had to... Read more
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Daily Star
Balmoral is BOUNCING with Queen’s incredible iPod speakers PICTUREDthe Queen is no stranger to modern technology Candid photographs of a young Qu
Daily Star / Posted 4 days ago
the Queen is no stranger to modern technology Candid photographs of a young Queen Elizabeth II with her father, King George VI Other songs which are likely to feature on her playlist are Sing by Gary Barlow, Cheek to Cheek by Fred Astaire... Read more
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Daily Star
Queen's WILD sis EXPOSED: Shock new revelations about Her RUDE Highness Princess Margaretdinners just so she could catch up with smoking Candid photographs of a young
Daily Star / Posted 4 days ago
dinners just so she could catch up with smoking Candid photographs of a young Queen Elizabeth II with her father, King George VI Exposing the rude ways of the Queen’s sister, the book tells how she described Lord Carnarvon’s glass of very rare... Read more
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EuroNews
Jockey Club offers 1 million pound Triple Crown bonusracecourses, is offering the windfall if any horse wins the Betfair Chase at Ha
EuroNews / Posted 4 days ago
racecourses, is offering the windfall if any horse wins the Betfair Chase at Haydock Park in November, the 32Red King George VI Chase at Kempton Park on Boxing Day and the Cheltenham Gold Cup in March. “Since we introduced the bonus in 2015-16... Read more
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Daily Star
Queen owns THESE boring items you’ll probably have in your living roomHer Maj shows her guest around her Balmoral room Candid photographs of a young
Daily Star / Posted 5 days ago
Her Maj shows her guest around her Balmoral room Candid photographs of a young Queen Elizabeth II with her father, King George VI The standout part of the room however is the giant bookcase seen standing over the Queen and the Governor General... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
50 facts about the QE2pools nearly eight times over. 10. The QE2 was not named after the current Que
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
pools nearly eight times over. 10. The QE2 was not named after the current Queen but rather after the wife of King George VI. This explains the convention of using the actual number – i.e. Queen Elizabeth 2 – rather than the Roman numerals... Read more
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birminghammail
This is what happens if the Queen decides to abdicateor short, shall be devoted to your service and the service of our great imperia
birminghammail / Posted 6 days ago
or short, shall be devoted to your service and the service of our great imperial family to which we all belong." Her dad,George VI, was King until his death in February 1952. Her Majesty is now Britain's longest-reigning monarch, with polls... Read more
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Daily Star
Queen calls in vet over fears mystery deadly illness may kill her dogsaffected include vomiting, diarrhoea and lethargy. Candid photographs of a you
Daily Star / Posted 6 days ago
affected include vomiting, diarrhoea and lethargy. Candid photographs of a young Queen Elizabeth II with her father, King George VI In a statement on the Sandringham website, the estate warns: “We are approaching the time of year when cases of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Italy Promises 3.5 Billion Br to Ethiopialast Friday, September 15, 2017, at the premises of the Ministry of Finance & E
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
last Friday, September 15, 2017, at the premises of the Ministry of Finance & Economic Cooperation (MoFEC) located on King George VI Avenue. The agreement is signed between Admassu Nebebe, state minister of MoFEC and Giuseppe Mistretta, Italian... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Psychological Trauma Drive People With Disabilities Into Suicidehardships, say experts. This is also true for families caring for children wit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
hardships, say experts. This is also true for families caring for children with disabilities. A study in 2014 by King George VI Children's Centre and School in Bulawayo found that a family caring adequately for a child with disability can... Read more
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express
Buckingham Palace is 'not green enough and too big for family life', says Prince Charlesthat Victoria made the first public appearance by a monarch on the balcony. TH
express / Posted 7 days ago
that Victoria made the first public appearance by a monarch on the balcony. THE FLY-PAST IS BORN In the 20th century George VI brought in the tradition of commemorating the end of the Trooping the Colour celebrations, marking the monarch’s... Read more
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Daily Mail
Alexa Chung is expected to pocket £3.4m after winding up her companyTrust campaign and enthuses: 'I didn't win, but it felt good to go out of my co
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
Trust campaign and enthuses: 'I didn't win, but it felt good to go out of my comfort zone and I met lovely people.' George VI used to test himself there against three-times Wimbledon champion Fred Perry. Oasis rocker Liam Gallagher is known... Read more
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birminghammail
Wilkes the whittling wonderGuest Hospital, Dudley.Sam and Charlotte Wilkes and their family (Image: Handou
birminghammail / Posted 8 days ago
Guest Hospital, Dudley.Sam and Charlotte Wilkes and their family (Image: Handout) When the Duke of York, later to become George VI, opened the hospital bazaar in 1925, Sam was presented to him. Another of Sam’s skills was to take a matchstick... Read more
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Daily Mail
Prince Charles 'won't live at Buckingham Palace when he becomes King'of Cornwall...Prince Charles trying to usurp the Queen? No way, say royal... S
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
of Cornwall...Prince Charles trying to usurp the Queen? No way, say royal... Share this article The Queen's father, George VI, ordered the last set of repairs to fix the damage caused by bombing raids on London during the Second World... Read more
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Daily Star
The pictures that prove history was faked – which did you fall for?of Propaganda Joseph Goebbels Canadian Prime Minister William Lyon Mackenzie K
Daily Star / Posted 10 days ago
of Propaganda Joseph Goebbels Canadian Prime Minister William Lyon Mackenzie King poses with Queen Elizabeth and King George VI in another snap from 1939. The shot was later used on an election poster promoting King – without George. It is... Read more
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express
Astonishing images show how photos of great leaders were altered... years before Photoshopfrom an image of his famous two-fingered salute when it went on show at the Bri
express / Posted 10 days ago
from an image of his famous two-fingered salute when it went on show at the Britain At War Experience in London. Even King George VI was not immune. He was removed from a 1939 photo showing him alongside the Queen mother and Canadian prime minister... Read more
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Gulf News
Godolphin duo storm into Cartier reckoningalso successful in four Group 1s this year for trainer John Gosden, including t
Gulf News / Posted 11 days ago
also successful in four Group 1s this year for trainer John Gosden, including the Epsom Oaks, Darley Irish Oaks, King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes and Darley Yorkshire Oaks — in both the Cartier Horse Of The Year and Cartier... Read more
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Gazette
Planning applications weekly listGrove, extensions and alterations to existing dwelling to form three flats with
Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
Grove, extensions and alterations to existing dwelling to form three flats with access and associated works; Flat, King George VI, Filton Avenue, alterations to existing first and second floors to form four flats. Frampton Cotterell: 108... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Unusual celebrity baby namesand inventor of the George Foreman Grill, named his five sons all George; Georg
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 11 days ago
and inventor of the George Foreman Grill, named his five sons all George; George Jr., George III, George IV, George V and George VI. He distinguishes one from another by nicknames such as "Monk," "Big Wheel" and "Little George." [ + - ] Nicolas... Read more
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Mashable
'Darkest Hour' review: So we're gonna have two Dunkirk movies at the OscarsWright gives Ben Mendelsohn the chance to prove he can do more than play scumba
Mashable / Posted 12 days ago
Wright gives Ben Mendelsohn the chance to prove he can do more than play scumbags, casting him totally against type as King George VI. Darkest Hour threatens, at times, to slip into staid boardroom drama mode – it's a lot of important men talking... Read more
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New Kerala
A stamp of royal history - newkerala news #271519stamps, coins, FDCs, sheets and other materials, also had issues that celebrate
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
stamps, coins, FDCs, sheets and other materials, also had issues that celebrated the Coronations of King George V and King George VI. Apart from the philatelic and numismatic displays, two big banners of 40 ft each were also exhibited that covered... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Album of British history is snapped up by overseas buyerautographs and letter fragments; by a buyer from Texas, after fierce bidding on
Ipswich Star / Posted 13 days ago
autographs and letter fragments; by a buyer from Texas, after fierce bidding on the telephone. It included signatures from George VI, Queen Victoria, the Duke of Wellington and many more. Elsewhere a Charles Dickens letter lamenting Hans Chritian... Read more
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express
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's engagement rumours fuelled by Toronto appearanceinto a constitutional crisis. It was his relationship with the divorced Americ
express / Posted 14 days ago
into a constitutional crisis. It was his relationship with the divorced American which brought the Queen’s father, King George VI, to the throne unexpectedly, and later his daughter Elizabeth. GETTYThe public outing comes soon after the couple... Read more
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Daily Mail
How Princess Margaret turned pickiness into an art formwhen I’d have given anything to have given her the hell of a slap,’ another unn
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
when I’d have given anything to have given her the hell of a slap,’ another unnamed courtier told the biographer of King George VI. As she grew older, Princess Margaret turned pickiness into an art form, snubbing hosts who offered food and drink... Read more
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express
Will the Suits star use her first name Rachel if she marries Prince Harry?royals who have used their middle names include Queen Victoria, who was christe
express / Posted 16 days ago
royals who have used their middle names include Queen Victoria, who was christened Alexandra Victoria, and King George VI, whose full name was Albert Frederick Arthur George. Meghan Markle: Life before Prince HarryTue, May 9, 2017Meghan... Read more
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Horncastle Today
Final preparations for Spa Arnhem commemorationson Bain. Around 2,000 personnel were housed in two large Nissan-hut camps. Ver
Horncastle Today / Posted 17 days ago
on Bain. Around 2,000 personnel were housed in two large Nissan-hut camps. Very little remains of the camps, except some brick footings and a carved Polish eagle. VIP visitors included Field Marshal Montgomery, King George VI and Princess... Read more
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Gulf News
Harry Angel can fly home in Sprint Cupdrops Benbatl down in class and trip for the Group 3 Superior Mile. Benbatl was
Gulf News / Posted 17 days ago
drops Benbatl down in class and trip for the Group 3 Superior Mile. Benbatl was last seen finishing fifth in the G1 King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes over 12 furlongs at Ascot on July 29.The three-year-old Dubawi colt had earlier finished... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Looking for wartime miraclesMany of those who see the film will be interested to learn the situation was ac
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 17 days ago
Many of those who see the film will be interested to learn the situation was actually so desperate, King George VI called for a National Day of Prayer on May 26, 1940. In a national broadcast he asked the people of Britain to pray for God’s... Read more
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chroniclelive
18 things you probably never knew about Grey's Monumentits foundation stone was laid - the top of Grey’s Monument was decked out in fl
chroniclelive / Posted 19 days ago
its foundation stone was laid - the top of Grey’s Monument was decked out in flags to celebrate the coronation of King George VI. “The stone head of Earl Grey, 133 feet above the ground at the junction of Grainger, Grey and Blackett Street,... Read more
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London SE1
Prince Charles to be The Old Vic's bicentenary patronperformed. My mother, when she was Princess Elizabeth, came here to see A Midsu
London SE1 / Posted 19 days ago
performed. My mother, when she was Princess Elizabeth, came here to see A Midsummer Night's Dream in 1938, and in 1950 King George VI and Queen Elizabeth attended a performance of Twelfth Night, the first play to be staged in the refurbished Old Vic... Read more
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