Category Archive: Reviews

Mr. Howard represents British standards: An Article of 1921

This article, published on Billboard in 1921, one year after Leslie Howard moved to America (not three years, as the author says incorrectly), is a clear example of how quickly the young English… Continue reading

Leslie Howard’s Hamlet Praised

LESLIE HOWARD’S “HAMLET” PRAISED the Lewiston Daily Sun – November 17, 1936 After talking of “Hamlet” for two or three seasons, says Brooks Atkinson, noted dramatic critic, in the New York Times, Leslie… Continue reading

About Leslie Howard – From the New York Times, 1925

…Peter Graham, the lover, exacted from Leslie Howard the best work that I have seen him do. His social comedy was no more admirable than of old. But his more serious intervals were… Continue reading

Murray Hill by Leslie Howard – A 1927 Review

The Brooklyn Daily Eagle, September 30, 1927 Maids of “Murray Hill” Leslie Howard Appears at the Bijou in a Play by Himself Which Has Its Good Points, But Too Few of Them. By… Continue reading