15th November 2005




Three film versions of classic works of literature are to be screened at the University of Lincoln in the next week as part of a series of films shown by the Drama Department.


‘Death of a Salesman’, ‘Tom Jones’ and ‘Dangerous Liaisons’ are being shown to support the teaching of the Twentieth-Century American Drama and Restoration to Melodrama units.


This Thursday (17th November) Henry Fielding’s ‘Tom Jones’, directed by Tony Richardson and starring Albert Finney, Susannah York, Hugh Griffith, Edith Evans, Joan Greenwood and George Devine, will be screened in the Co-op Lecture Theatre at the Brayford Pool campus at 5pm.


Arthur Miller’s ‘Death of a Salesman’, directed by Volker Schlondorff and starring Dustin Hoffman, John Malkovich, Kate Reid and Stephen Lang will be shown on Tuesday 22nd November at 5pm in the Cargill Lecture Theatre in the main academic building.


And on Thursday 24th November Christopher Hampton’s ‘Dangerous Liaisons’, directed by Stephen Frears and starring Glenn Close, John Malkovich, Michelle Pfeiffer, Keanu Reeves and Uma Thurman, will be shown at 5pm in the Co-op Lecture Theatre at Brayford Pool.


Guests and members of the public are welcome to attend on a first come, first served basis, but places are limited.


If you would like to attend please call Professor Michael Earley on Lincoln 886942 to reserve a place.



For more information contact:

Jez Ashberry, Press and Media Relations Manager

01522 886042                         jashberry@lincoln.ac.uk

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