Faber and Faber £4.00 (rrp £8.99)
Think Blackadder meets The Madness of George III. Brilliantly chaotic goings-on behind the scenes at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane. David Garrick and Samuel Johnson are among the real-lide characters mixed up in a story of sex, money and artistic integrity.
“as funny as it is stimulating” Times
“exuberant, shrewd and highly entertaining” Independent
EXTRA: includes information about the theatre, society and people of the time.
ALSO: A Laughing Matter is about the bumpy journey to the stage of She Stoops To Conquer which you can buy here.