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Charlton Heston joins campaign to save Rose Theatre

Title
Charlton Heston joins campaign to save Rose Theatre
Genre
Interview
TX Date
19 May 1989
Year of production
1989
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Duration
00:01:58
Description
Interview with American actor Charlton Heston on the battle to save the site of the Tudor Rose Theatre in London from being buried under a office block. The Hollywood star says the stage where Shakespeare performed could be turned into a tourist attraction more popular than the Eiffel Tower. Male interviewer not identified.
Contributors
Charlton Heston
Keywords
Actors; London; Campaigns; Theatres; Historic buildings; Building construction; William Shakespeare; Architectural conservation; Rose Theatre

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