Shortly after the completion of the extension in 1984, Prunella Scales and Timothy West were invited to become patrons of the theatre and this they both agreed to do. In 2012 Matthew Macfadyen and Keeley Hawes also agreed to become patrons of the theatre. Before her death, Joyce Redman had been a patron for many years.
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... generally recognised the local landowner as its "patron", with the right to nominate both its MPs, but also expected this influence to be cemented with generous ... In the mid 18th century the joint patrons were Lord Ilchester and The Earl of Shaftesbury, who generally agreed to nominate one member each rather than bringing about a contested election ... The patrons were free to recoup their expenditure by selling the seats to suitable candidates (at that period perfectly legal) rather than giving them to family or friends, but avoiding an expensive contest meant they ...
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... eighteen filtered and unfiltered public computer terminals which patrons can use to access the Internet and any of the library’s online subscription-based databases ... Patrons can reserve computer time with an OCPL library card, which guarantees one hour of computer time per day ... Patrons are advised to bring their own USB flash drive if they want to save their work ...
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“In 1869 he started his work for temperance instigated by three drunken men who came to his home with a paper signed by a saloonkeeper and his patrons on which was written For Gods sake organize a temperance society.”
—Federal Writers Project Of The Wor, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)
“O dark dark dark. They all go into the dark,
The vacant interstellar spaces, the vacant into the vacant,
The captains, merchant bankers, eminent men of letters,
The generous patrons of art, the statesmen and the rulers,
Distinguished civil servants, chairmen of many committees,
Industrial lords and petty contractors, all go into the dark....”
—T.S. (Thomas Stearns)
“The dramas laws, the dramas patrons give,
For we that live to please, must please to live.”
—Samuel Johnson (17091784)