Women

The Life of a Working-Class Girl

I left the factory for a short break and went into service when I was fifteen. Mother would have preferred me to be placed in ‘good service’ as she had been in her time, but I went as a ‘maid of all work’. I was expected to wait at table, getting my own meals when …

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Theater

Giveaway: Mary Broome tickets

MINT THEATER COMPANY presents     The Mint Theater – 311 West 43rd Street, 3rd Floor (between 8th & 9th Avenues), New York City By Allan Monkhouse Directed by Jonathan Bank Monkhouse’s biting comedy tells the story of a household turned upside down by an upstairs/downstairs liaison.  Mary, the housemaid, is pregnant by Leonard, the wayward …

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