The Terence Rattigan Society
President: Princess George Galitzine MBE
Vice Presidents: Michael Darlow. Greta Scacchi. David Suchet, CBE. Geoffrey Wansell.
Chairman: Barbara Longford
The Terence Rattigan Society was founded in Sir Terence Rattigan’s centenary year, 2011, to celebrate, enjoy and study the work and life of one of the Twentieth Century’s greatest playwrights. A prolific and successful author of plays and film scripts, Terence Rattigan’s most celebrated works include ‘French Without Tears’, ‘The Winslow Boy’, ‘The Browning Version’, ‘The Deep Blue Sea’, and ‘Separate Tables’.
BENEFITS of membership include:
A regular printed copy of the dedicated magazine, with articles by leading playwrights, biographers and critics, as well as theatre listings and news and views.
Visits to the leading drama schools for Rattigan productions, by talented young students.
Masterclasses for students both young and mature, arranged in cooperation with the drama schools.
Theatre visits at discount prices, with optional suppers and an opportunity to meet like-minded people. Discussions with cast members and directors.
Opportunities to visit Rattigan’s home at Albany and his birthplace in Cornwall Gardens.
Events at The Garrick Club, courtesy of its historian, Geoffrey Wansell.
Opportunities to attend events at Rattigan’s former school, Harrow and to explore their Rattigan archive.
Opportunities to visit RAF sites with a Rattigan resonance, with film screenings and supper.
Walking tours of areas where Rattigan lived and worked.
The Society was founded in 2011 with the support and approval of The Sir Terence Rattigan Charitable Trust and also of his biographers, Michael Darlow and Geoffrey Wansell.
CONFERENCE AT TRINITY COLLEGE, OXFORD.
Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th June, 2015
The Society is holding its first conference on Terence Rattigan next year at his former college – Trinity College, Oxford. Full details appeared in Issue number 11 of ‘The Rattigan Version’, our quarterly newsletter available for viewing on this website. For further details about the conference, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
We have some exciting news! Sir Kenneth Branagh is putting on “Harlequinade” in tandem with ‘The Winter’s Tale’ at the Garrick Theatre under the Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company.
It will run from 24th October 2014 until 13th January 2014.
Watch the video below to hear Sir Kenneth discuss the season. More information can be found here.
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