Lady Gregory Doesn’t Mind the Fighting Evenings

  • E. H. Mikhail


The scrambled egg evenings at the Maxine Elliott Theatre do not bother Lady Gregory in the least. As she says, ‘I am of a fighting race,’ and later adds that she is ‘quite Irish,’ never having left her native soil until she was nearly 19 and when arried going to live seven miles from her girlhood home.


National Theatre Irish Theatre Grey Hair Fight Evening Vivid Imagination 


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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1977

Authors and Affiliations

  • E. H. Mikhail
    • 1
  1. 1.University of LethbridgeCanada

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