Fortnight ago Czech Playwright Karel Capek's Power and Glory was
produced in London with Vienna-born Oscar Homolka in the two leading
roles. On opening night most of the women in a hushed audience wore
black, aware that Homolka would come straight to the theatre from the
inquest following his young wife's death from an infection.
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