Alan BENNETT

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1934-05-09
Education Leeds Modern Sch, Exeter Coll Oxford (MA)
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Recreations N/A
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Style Alan Bennett, Esq
Career dramatist and actor; tstee Nat Gallery 1993-98; Hon DLitt Univ of Leeds 1990; hon fell Exeter Coll Oxford 1987; hon fell Royal Acad; Freeman City of Leeds 2006; >ir< incl: Beyond the Fringe (Royal Lyceum Edinburgh 1960, Fortune London 1961, NYC 1962); Forty Years On (Apollo) 1968, Getting On (Queen's) 1971, Habeas Corpus (Lyric) 1973, The Old Country (Queen's) 1977, Enjoy (Vaudeville) 1980, Kafka's Dick (Royal Court) 1986, Single Spies (NT, double bill of A Question of Attribution (BPG TV & Radio Writer's Award 1992)), An Englishman Abroad (also dir, NT) 1988, Wind in the Willows (adaptation, RNT) 1990, The Madness of George III (RNT) 1991-93, The Lady in the Van 1999, The History Boys (RNT) 2004, The Habit of Art (RNT) 2009, People (RNT) 2012; >ir< incl: On the Margin (series) 1966, A Day Out 1972, Sunset Across the Bay 1975, A Little Outing, A Visit from Miss Prothero 1977, Doris and Doreen 1978, The Old Crowd 1978, Me! I'm Afraid of Virginia Woolf 1978, All Day on the Sands 1979, Afternoon Off 1979, One Fine Day 1979, Intensive Care, Say Something Happened, Our Winnie, Marks, A Woman of No Importance, Rolling Home, An Englishman Abroad 1983, The Insurance Man 1986, Talking Heads (series) 1988 (Hawthornden Prize), 102 Boulevard Haussmann 1991, A Question of Attribution 1992, Talking Heads II 1998; TV documentaries: Dinner at Noon 1988, Portrait or Bust 1994, The Abbey 1995, Heavenly Stories 1997, Telling Tales 2000; >ir< A Private Function 1984, Prick Up Your Ears 1987, The Madness of King George (Evening Standard Award for Best Screenplay) 1995, The History Boys 2006; >ir< Beyond the Fringe (with Peter Cook, Jonathan Miller and Dudley Moore, 1962), Forty Years On (1969), Getting On (1972), Habeas Corpus (1973), The Old Country (1978), Enjoy (1980), Office Suite (1981), Objects of Affection (1982), A Private Function (1984), The Writer in Disguise (1985), Prick Up Your Ears (screenplay, 1987), Two Kafka Plays (1987), Talking Heads (1988, Hawthornden Prize), Single Spies (1989), The Lady in the Van (1990), The Wind in the Willows (adaptation, 1991), The Madness of George III (1991), Writing Home (1994, Bowater Book of the Year British Book Awards 1995), The Clothes They Stood Up In (1998), The Complete Talking Heads (1998), Father! Father! Burning Bright (2000), Telling Tales (2000), The Laying on of Hands (2001), The History Boys (2004), Untold Stories (2005), The Uncommon Reader (2007), Smut (2011)
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Debrett's notebooks

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