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Abbado, Claudio

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Music; Architecture; Art. 155 words.

Born Milan, 26 June 1933; m 1st, 1956, Giovanna Cavazzoni (marr. diss. 1968); one s one d; 2nd, Gabriella Cantalupi; one s; died 20 Jan. 2014

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Aggas, Robert (c. 1620–c. 1682), landscape and scene painter

W. C. Monkhouse.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre; Art Forms; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 493 words.

Aggas, Robert (c. 1620–c. 1682), landscape and scene painter, was the son of Samuel Agas of St Andrew's parish, Holborn. The family was originally from Stoke by Nayland in Suffolk. Samuel...

agitprop

Overview page. Subjects: Theatre — Art.

Formed from the title of the Department of Agitation and Propaganda founded in 1920 in Soviet Russia, Agit-prop was intended to control the ideological thinking of the masses. Agit-prop...

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Alexander, John White

Martin R. Kalfatovic.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre; Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 1311 words.

Alexander, John White (07 October 1856–31 May 1915), artist, was born in Allegheny City, Pennsylvania, the son of John Alexander and Fanny Smith. Alexander’s father died soon after his...

Alexander-Sinclair of Freswick, James Boyd

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art; Media Studies; Performing Arts. 108 words.

Born Münster, Germany 30 July 1959; s of Maj.-Gen. David Boyd Alexander-Sinclair of Freswick, CB; m 1987, Celestria Fenwick; two s one d

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Amery, Colin Robert

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art; Media Studies; Performing Arts. 354 words.

Born 29 May 1944; yr s of late Kenneth George Amery and Florence Ellen Amery (née Young); m 2014, Robin Charles Ballance; diednull...

Anderton, Stephen Hugh Garth

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art; Media Studies; Performing Arts. 180 words.

Born Skipton 3 Feb. 1955; s of William and Winifred Anderton; m 1976, Judith Symonds; three d

garden journalist and...

Angel, Heather

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art; Science and Mathematics; Education; Media Studies; Performing Arts. 464 words.

FRPS, FBIPP

Born 21 July 1941; d of Stanley Paul Le Rougetel and Hazel Marie Le Rougetel (née Sherwood); ...

Anthony Crickmay

Overview page. Subjects: Photography and Photographs — Dance.

(b Woking, 20 May 1937)

British ballet and theatre photographer. He has worked mainly with the Royal Ballet, although also with companies in Europe and N. America. Noted for the...

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Arne, Thomas (bap. 1682, d. 1736), upholsterer and theatre servant

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art; Theatre. 3 words.

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