Laurence Olivier on stage

Made:
22 June 1955

Planet News photograph titled 'Far Cry from Hamlet'. Caption on back reads: Actor Sir Laurence Olivier forsakes (for one -night stand) the straight role and goes in for a jive...in the 'Night of 100 Stars' charity show being held at the London Palladium tomorrow night. In this picture, Sir Laurence, who co-stars with John Mills and Danny Kaye in a 'spiv' act, is seen rehearsing.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/30267
Materials:
ink and paper (fibre product)
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
Daily Herald Archive, National Media Museum, Bradford

Cite this page

Rights

We encourage the use and reuse of our collection data.


Data in the title, made, maker and details fields are released under Creative Commons Zero


Descriptions and all other text content are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 licence

Using our data

Download

Download catalogue entry as json

Download manifest IIIF

Our records are constantly being enhanced and improved, but please note that we cannot guarantee the accuracy of any information shown on this website.