21 January 2001, 15.00-16.10
Written in 1897, this moving letter to Lord Alfred Douglas was published
in its entirety only in 1962. Corin Redgraves acclaimed
solo performance comes direct from the Royal National Theatre to the home
original manuscript, a highlight of the exhibition.
Corin Redgrave is currently starring in The Cherry Orchard at the
RNT and was last in the West End in Song at Twilight. His numerous
TV and film credits include Measure for Measure, Persuasion, The Woman
in White, A Man for All Seasons, Four Weddings and a Funeral and,
most recently, Enigma.
Two Loves - A portrait of Lord Alfred Douglas
PG; 2000; 68 mins.; Written and directed by Jacqueline van Vugt;
Produced by Carmen Cobos and Kees Ryninks; Based on the
book Alfred Douglas by Caspar Wintermans
This new film tells the story from the point of view of Wildes lover,
contributions from Lord Gawain Douglas, Merlin Holland, Douglas Murray
- and the incomparable Sir Donald Sinden in vintage form.
his performance had the magic transparency of truth.
The New York Post