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Margaret Webster

Overview page. Subjects: Theatre.

(1905–72)

English director. She began as a performer for Greet's company and at the Old Vic. Her first directorial triumph was Richard II in New York, starring Maurice Evans...

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Webster, Margaret

Melissa Vickery-Bareford.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 1375 words.

Webster, Margaret (15 March 1905–13 November 1972), director and actress, was born in New York City, the daughter of Benjamin Webster and Dame May Whitty, noted British actors. Webster’s...

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Webster, Margaret (1905–1972), actress and theatre director

Wendy Trewin.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 981 words.

Webster, Margaret (1905–1972), actress and theatre director, was born on 15 March 1905 in New York, the only child of Benjamin (Ben) Webster (1864–1947), actor and member of a well-known...

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Margaret Webster

Overview page. Subjects: Theatre.

(1905–72)

English director. She began as a performer for Greet's company and at the Old Vic. Her first directorial triumph was Richard II in New York, starring Maurice Evans...

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Webster, Margaret

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 460 words.

Born New York City, 15 March 1905; d of late Ben Webster and late Dame May Whitty (Dame May Webster), DBE; died 13 Nov. 1972

Theatrical Producer, Director and...

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Webster, Margaret (1905–72)

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2015; p ublished online October 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 113 words.

Born into a theatrical dynasty about which she wrote in The Same Only Different (1969), she acted at

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Webster, Margaret (1905–72)

Elizabeth Schafer.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Theatre and Performance

January 2003; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 201 words.

(1905–72)

English director. She began as a performer for Ben Greet's company and at the Old Vic

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Webster, Margaret (1905–72)

Phyllis Hartnoll and Peter Found.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to the Theatre

January 1996; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 334 words.

(1905–72),

English actress and director, the daughter of the actor Ben(jamin) Webster (1864–1947), himself the grandson

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Webster, Margaret (15 March 1905)

Maggie Gale.

in The Continuum Companion to Twentieth Century Theatre

January 2006; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 218 words.

(b. New York, 15 March 1905; d. London, 13 Nov 1972)

Actress and director, the

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Webster, Margaret (1905–72)

Gerald Bordman and Thomas S. Hischak.

in The Oxford Companion to American Theatre

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 224 words.

She was born in New York, the daughter of two famous players, Ben Webster and Dame May Whitty, and

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Webster, Margaret (1905–72)

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 111 words.

British director. Born into a theatrical dynasty about which she wrote in The Same Only Different (1969), she

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Webster, Margaret (1905–72)

in The Oxford Companion to Theatre and Performance

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 169 words.

(1905–72)

English director. She began as a performer for *Greet's company and at the *Old Vic

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Nicholas Orme and Margaret Webster. The English Hospital, 1070–1570. New Haven: Yale University Press. 1995. Pp. xii, 308. $45.00

Faye Getz.

in The American Historical Review

April 1997; p ublished online April 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: World History. 0 words.

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American Repertory Theatre

Phyllis Hartnoll and Peter Found.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to the Theatre

January 1996; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 12 words.

New York, see CRAWFORD; LE GALLIENNE; and WEBSTER, MARGARET.

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Webster, His Honour Ian Stevenson

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 100 words.

Born 20 March 1925; s of late Harvey Webster and Annabella Stevenson Webster (née McBain); m 1951, Margaret (née Sharples); two s.; died...

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American Repertory Theatre

M. Elizabeth Osborn.

in The Continuum Companion to Twentieth Century Theatre

January 2006; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 221 words.

The original company was founded in 1946 by Eva Le Gallienne, Cheryl Crawford and Margaret Webster in an old

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American Repertory Theatre

Samuel L. Leiter.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Theatre and Performance

January 2003; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 96 words.

Troupe founded by Eva le Gallienne and Margaret Webster in New York, operating in 1946 and 1947. Its

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Webster, Michael George Thomas

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business Finance. 174 words.

Born 27 May 1920; s of late J. A. Webster, CB, DSO and Constance A. Webster, 2nd d of Richard and Lady Constance Combe; m 1947, Mrs Isabel Margaret Bucknill (...

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Weigall, Peter Raymond

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 126 words.

Born 24 Feb. 1922; s of Henry Stuart Brome Weigall and Madeleine Bezard; m 1950, Nancy, d of Alexander Webster, CIE, and Margaret Webster; one sone d; died 8 Aug. 1999...

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Webster, John

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business Finance. 103 words.

CMG 1934

Born 1 Oct. 1891; s of John Webster; m 1st, 1926, Margaret (decd), d of late A. C. Douglas, Launceston, Tasmania; 2nd, 1937...

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Nabarro, Sir John (David Nunes)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 320 words.

Kt 1983; MD; FRCP

Born 21 Dec. 1915; s of David Nunes Nabarro and Florence Nora Nabarro (née Webster); m 1948, Joan Margaret Cockrell; two s two d; died...

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