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ACKLOM, Cecil Ryther (1872 - 1937)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Performing Arts; Theatre; Military History; Maritime History; Naval Forces and Warfare. 50 words.

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ADÈS, Thomas Joseph Edmund (<i>born</i> 1971), composer, pianist and conductor

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Musicology and Music History; Music; Musical Scores, Lyrics, and Libretti; Applied Music; Performing Arts. 264 words.

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ALAIN, Marie-Claire Geneviève (1926 - 2013), organist; Lecturer, Conservatoire National de Région Rueil-Malmaison, Paris, 1978–98

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Musicology and Music History; Music; Performing Arts. 175 words.

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ALLISON, John (<i>born</i> 1965), Editor, Opera, since 2000; Music Critic, Sunday Telegraph, since 2005

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Intellectual History; Interdisciplinary Studies; Communication Studies; Musicology and Music History; Music; Performing Arts. 140 words.

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ANGELOU, Marguerite Annie (1928 - 2014), writer, singer and actress

in Who Was Who

P ublished online November 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Revolutions and Rebellions; Law and Politics; Political Behaviour; Performing Arts; Theatre; Intellectual History; Literature; Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Musicology and Music History; Music; Applied Music. 296 words.

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ASHER, Jane (<i>born</i> 1946), actress, writer and businesswoman

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Cookery, Food, and Drink; Performing Arts; Theatre; Intellectual History; Interdisciplinary Studies; Communication Studies; Literature; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers). 585 words.

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ATHA, Bernard Peter (<i>born</i> 1928), Principal Lecturer in Business Studies, Huddersfield Technical College, 1973–90; Lord Mayor, City of Leeds, 2000–01

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Intellectual History; Arts and Humanities; History of Law; Law; Courts and Procedure; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Sport and Leisure; Performing Arts; Theatre; History of Art; Art; Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections. 349 words.

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Attenborough, Richard Samuel (1923 - 2014), actor, producer and director; Goodwill Ambassador for UNICEF, since 1987; Chancellor, University of Sussex, 1998–2009 (Pro-Chancellor, 1970–98)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online November 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political History; Politics; Social and Cultural History; Performing Arts; Theatre; Media Studies; Film; History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours. 972 words.

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AVISS, Derek William (<i>born</i> 1948), ’cellist; freelance consultant, since 2012; Executive Director, Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance, 2010–12 (Joint Principal, 2006–10), Emeritus Professor of Higher Education, 2013

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Musicology and Music History; Music; Performing Arts. 160 words.

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AYRTON, Norman Walter (<i>born</i> 1924), international theatre and opera director; Dean, British American Drama Academy, London, 1986–96

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; History of Art; Art; Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Performing Arts; Theatre. 331 words.

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