Brian Glover on Shakespeare or Bust

Photo by Graham Pettifer, no reproduction without permission

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gwen Arthy, make-up artist preparing actor, Brian Glover, on location for Shakespeare or Bust, at Gas St Basin, Birmingham. The play was written by Peter Terson, with Tara Prem the script editor. Tara went on to marry Brian Glover. It was produced at Pebble Mill and transmitted in January 1973.

Thanks to Graham Pettifer for sharing the photo.

The following comment was left on the Pebble Mill Facebook page:

Susan Astle: ‘I was Make up assistant on this, probably my first filming! Great cast.’

2 comments on “Brian Glover on Shakespeare or Bust
  1. Sadly I’ve just heard of Gwen’s death from Jan Nethercot, and so many lovely memories of working with her in the early days of Pebble Mill came to mind. She was funny, worldly wise to a young “rookie” assistant, and dearly loved by her colleagues. Those days are something to treasure.

  2. Sadly I’ve just heard of Gwen’s death from Jan Nethercot, and so many lovely memories of working with her in the early days of Pebble Mill came to mind. She was funny, worldly wise to a young “rookie” assistant, and dearly loved by her colleagues. Those days are something to treasure.

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