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Josie Kidd, Ian McKellen, Roger Hammond
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THE PUBLIC EYE

Written by Peter Shaffer
Directed by Robert Chetwyn
Ian McKellen in the role of Julian Christoforou
Arts Theatre, Ipswich, Suffolk
10 September 1963 - 21 September 1963

Words from Ian McKellen

At the dress rehearsal, I entered onstage a little too ebulliently for the recently-erected set. As the door banged to, the walls wobbled and there were prop books all over the carpet - clearly replaced in time for the photo shoot.