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Croft, (John) Michaellocked



Croft, (John) Michael (1922–1986), founder and director of the National Youth Theatre, was born in Oswestry on 8 March 1922, the child of Constance Croft, who was unmarried. As a young child he moved with his elder sister to live with his mother's sister in ...

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