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  1. Flute Theatre and English Touring Theatre's HAMLET to Transfer to Trafalgar StudiosRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 |

    ... his work includes Spatz, Floodtide, A Wanted Man, Widows, Mitch, Two's Company, Softly Softly and The Naked Civil Servant; and for film, The Pledge, Superman III and Yanks. Tom Mannion plays Claudius. His many theatre credits include The Patriotic ...


  2. Review / Dark reality of Quentin Crisp's existenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 | Canberra City News

    ... beyond when homosexuality was illegal and looked upon with disgust by society. His autobiography, 'The Naked Civil Servant', published in 1968, brought him fame and a much applauded television portrayal of him by actor, John Hurt. He performed his ...


  3. Arts / In praise of Mr Quentin CrispRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | Canberra City News

    ... persona of the notorious Crisp, one of the 20th century's most acerbic personalities and author of "The Naked Civil Servant" and "How to Become a Virgin". Crisp is the subject of the 1999 play "Resident Alien" by Michael Fountain, now heavily edited ...


  4. Sir John Hurt pulls out of The Entertainer production by Kenneth...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... the celebrated 1966 film A Man For All Seasons. He cemented his reputation playing leading roles in The Naked Civil Servant (1975), The Elephant Man (1980) and Nineteen Eighty-Four (1984). Happier times: The 76-year-old actor (pictured with his ...


  5. Sir John Hurt pulls out of Sir Kenneth Branagh Entertainer playRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | BBC News

    ... s recent hospitalisation. The Bafta-winning star, known for his roles in Alien, The Elephant Man and The Naked Civil Servant, was diagnosed last year with pancreatic cancer.


  6. Paul Capsis as Quentin Crisp in Resident Alien at Fortyfivedownstairs.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | The Age

    ... Tim Fountain's 1999 work based on Crisp's writing. Crisp found notoriety with his 1968 autobiography The Naked Civil Servant , especially after its 1975 film starring John Hurt. He died at 90 in November 1999. With no premonition of his death, this ...


  7. Mark Farrelly's Quentin Crisp: Naked Hope returns to the capitalRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2016 | IndieLondon

    ... to his determination to be himself. However, after achieving fame when portrayed by John Hurt in The Naked Civil Servant , he became an international treasure. Naked Hope depicts Crisp at two phases of his extraordinary life: alone in his Chelsea i ...


  8. The Civil Service and Its DiscontentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | Torontoist

    ... employees. Photo by Neil Silcox. Queer maverick Quentin Crisp famously titled his autobiography The Naked Civil Servant . That also would be a great alternate title for The Public Servant , the new comedy by Common Boots and Nightwood , if only ...