Part of Hardman's contract with the Playhouse involved taking photographs of the plays as well as the actors, so here are a few of the Shakespeare productions Hardman photographed at the Playhouse.
Scenes from King Lear:
Abraham Sofaer was specially engaged to play King Lear in John Fernald's production at the Liverpool Playhouse.
Scenes from Hamlet:
Scenes from All's Well that Ends Well:
Scenes from The Tempest:
Scenes from Richard II: