Sam Wanamaker and Ralph Birch present Sam Wanamaker and Renée Asherson in Clifford Odets' The Big Knife; [poster]

London: Westminster Theatre, [1953]. Poster. 12.5x20 inch poster, dark blue and red inks on pale blue field, edgwear otherwise very good.

The original poster for the 1953 production starring and directed by Wanamaker (the American actor/director who became a member of the American Communist Party in 1943 and was later blacklisted). This was one of the first productions he did in the UK after being blacklisted in 1952. He eventually became the driving force behind the rebuilding of the Globe Theatre in London.

Cat.No: 189408

Price: $125.00