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Title:No Thoroughfare
Description:No Thoroughfare by Charles Dickens and W. Wilkie Collins.
1st Performance:Dec 26, 1867
Theatre:Adelphi
Source:The Illustrated London News, Apr 18, 1868, p. 381
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Review:The Illustrated London News, Apr 18, 1868, p. 382

SCENE FROM "NO THOROUGHFARE."

We present this week the final scene of "No Thoroughfare" at the Adelphi Theatre, in which Obenreizer finds himself outwitted by the true and simple honesty of those whom he thought to take in by his cunning.  The coolness with which he had pursued his career up to that point gives way, and he is compelled, like less reserved people, to permit utterance to his real feelings, though far from pleasant either to himself or others.  His passion now lays open the dark places of his disposition, and his appeal to Marguerite is full of the frenzy which is inspired by desperation.  The characters are impersonated by Mr. Fechter (Obenreizer), Mr. Neville (George Vendale), Mr. Belmore (Bintrey), and Miss Leclercq (Marguerite) and realise to the life the closing situation.



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Originally published by Greenwood Press as The Sans Pareil Theatre 1806-1819, Adelphi Theatre 1819-1850: An Index to Authors, Titles, Performers, 1988, and The Adelphi Theatre 1850-1900: An Index to Authors, Titles, Performers and Management, 1992.
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