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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 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... 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 ...

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  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 ...

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  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 ...

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  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 ...

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  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.

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  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 ...

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  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 ...

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  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 ...

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