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Michael Benthall

(1919—1974) theatre director


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(1919–74)

English director who worked at Stratford-upon-Avon (1947–51) and directed the Old Vic Theatre from 1953 to 1958, during which time all Shakespeare's plays were put on, many of them under the direction of Benthall.

Subjects: Theatre — Shakespeare Studies and Criticism.


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