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Black, Dorothy [Kitty] (1914–2006), theatrical agent and translator

Kate Dorney.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2013; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Literature; Publishing; Theatre. 988 words.

Black, Dorothy [Kitty] (1914–2006), theatrical agent and translator, was born on 30 April 1914 in Johannesburg, South Africa, the younger daughter and youngest of six children of Francis...

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Condell, Henry (bap. 1576?, d. 1627), actor and editor of Shakespeare's first folio

Mary Edmond.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre; Literature; Literary Theory and Cultural Studies; Publishing. 1449 words.

Condell, Henry (bap. 1576?, d. 1627), actor and editor of Shakespeare's first folio, was probably born in East Anglia. The only Henry Condell so far discovered at a suitable date in that...

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Davies, Thomas (c. 1712–1785), bookseller and actor

O. M. Brack.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Publishing. 1688 words.

Davies, Thomas (c. 1712–1785), bookseller and actor, is of unknown origins. He attended the University of Edinburgh between 1728 and 1729 to prepare for one of the learned professions, but...

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Ebers, John (bap. 1778, d. 1858), bookseller and opera manager

John Rosselli.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Music Business, Institutions, and Organizations; Publishing. 948 words.

Ebers, John (bap. 1778, d. 1858), bookseller and opera manager, was born in Hertford, where he was baptized at St Andrew's Church on 24 July 1778, the son of John Henry Ebers and his wife,...

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Gassner, John Waldhorn

Daniel S. Krempel.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Publishing; Theatre; Education. 1287 words.

Gassner, John Waldhorn (30 January 1903–02 April 1967), critic, educator, and author, was born in Szeged, Hungary, the son of Abraham Gassner, a furrier, and Fanny Weinburger. Until age...

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Hayward, Leland

David Marc.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Publishing; Theatre. 954 words.

Hayward, Leland (13 September 1902–18 March 1971), theatrical and literary agent and producer, was born in Nebraska City, Nebraska, the son of William Leland, a district attorney, and Sarah...

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Kronenberger, Louis

Judith E. Funston.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Publishing; Theatre; Biographical Studies; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers). 932 words.

Kronenberger, Louis (09 December 1904–30 April 1980), writer and critic, was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, the son of Louis Kronenberger, Sr., a merchant, and Mabel Newwitter. From 1921 to 1924...

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Mogotsi, Pearl Cynthia Connor- [née Pearl Cynthia Nunez; other married name Pearl Cynthia Connor] (1924–2005), actress and theatrical agent

Stephen Bourne.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2013; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre; Publishing. 995 words.

Mogotsi, Pearl Cynthia Connor- [née Pearl Cynthia Nunez; other married name Pearl Cynthia Connor] (1924–2005), actress and theatrical agent, was born Pearl Cynthia Nunez in Diego Martin,...

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Oxberry, William (1784–1824), actor and printer

John Russell Stephens.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre; Publishing. 1769 words.

Oxberry, William (1784–1824), actor and printer, was born in Moorfields, London, on 18 December 1784, the son of an auctioneer. At the age of fourteen he was made a pupil of the artist...

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Pasquali, Francis (fl. 1743–1795)

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music Business, Institutions, and Organizations; Theatre; Art Forms; Applied Music; Publishing. 4 words.

See Pasquali, Nicolò [Niccolò]

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