Smith, Oliver

Smith, Oliver (Lemuel)

(1918–94) set designer; born in Waupun, Wis. Winner of many awards including seven Tonys and the Sam S. Shubert Award for Achievement in the Theatre, his designs span all aspects of performance—drama, opera, ballet and film. He began his Broadway career in 1942 with Rosalinda. Thereafter he designed for Brigadoon (1947), My Fair Lady (1956), West Side Story (1957), and The Odd Couple (1965).
The Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography, by John S. Bowman. Copyright © Cambridge University Press 1995. Reproduced with permission.
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The MX-5 Championship for Mk1 models boasts an entry of 45 cars and it it looks likely to be a four-way battle for the championship crown between Will Blackwell-Chambers, Samuel Smith, Oliver Allwood and Joshua Jackson.
Pupils receiving bronze awards were: Sophie Smith, Isabel Stirk, Jonathan Carr, Abigail Phillips, Phoebe Smith, Oliver Spear, Emma Parker, Katherine Green, Callum Mawer, Kloe Wilkinson, Harriet Beaumont, Anna Russell, Lee Baldwin, Arrandeep Gill, Ebony Nothers, Olivia Parkinson, Grace Mcandrew, Laura Fisher, Catherine Lathom-Sharp, Paul Davis, Anna Craig, Lydia Chin and Sophie Doherty.
Wales squad: Aquatics: Charlotte Bryan, Ellena Jones, Ieuan Lloyd, Sara Lougher, Sian Morgan, Lewis Smith, Oliver Tennant, Siwan Thomas-Howells, Chloe Tutton, Dan Woods.
Tonight Plumpton racecourse 7pm champagne reception and dinner, panel Andy Stewart, Derek Thompson, Mark Winstanley, Nick Gifford and George Primarolo, tickets pounds 47, 01273 890383, sponsored by Totepool East Garton Village Hall 7.30pm, panel Ed James, Phil Smith, Oliver Sherwood, Colin Brown, Pat Murphy, Andrew Thornton and Stan Moore, pounds 5 entry, proceeds to IJF.
Oliver Smith, Oliver Young, Sam Usher and Luke Porter returned on the flight to Heathrow Airport.
British Foreign Secretary David Miliband pressed his Iranian counterpart, Manouchehr Mottaki, to release the five Eoe1/4" Oliver Smith, Oliver Young, Sam Usher, Luke Porter and sports journalist David Bloomer, who holds dual Irish-British nationality.
He and British sailors Oliver Smith, Oliver Young, Sam Usher and Luke Porter arrived in Dubai late on Wednesday after being released by Iran earlier the same day.
Oliver Smith, Oliver Young, Sam Usher - aged 26 and from Scarborough - and Luke Porter landed at Heathrow today following a six-hour flight from Dubai.
The detained five are Oliver Smith, Oliver Young, Luke Porter, David Bloomer, and Sam Usher.
Oliver Smith, Oliver Young, Sam Usher and Luke Porter were detained, along with David Bloomer, a Bahrain-based radio journalist who was also on board.
The crew have been named as Oliver Smith, Oliver Young, Sam Usher, Luke Porter and David Bloomer, according to informed sources in London.