Jill Tanner is celebrating her 40th year in the theater. She was a principal actor with the Alabama Shakespeare Festival for eight years and has appeared in many classical as well as new American plays. She has been in productions on Broadway, Off-Broadway, and in most major theaters in the United States. She has recorded over 100 books for the Library of Congress. Jill was born in England and worked there for five years before coming to this country. She trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art.
It has been twelve years since a dark, murderous figure stalked the alleys and courts of Whitechapel. And yet, in the summer of 1900, East London is still poor, still brutal, still a shadow city to its western twin. Among the reformers is an idealistic yo...[SEE MORE]