"I get my kicks above the waistline, sunshine!" Chess was rewritten for the Broadway production. Ran in 1988.
A Russian chess grandmaster and former World champion
Zugswang is for a position where any move is disadvantageous, Sans Voir means playing blindfolded, and
Oil, 1865; private collection
Fourth World Chess Champion 1927-1935 & 1937-1946
American and Icelandic chess Grandmaster, and the eleventh World Chess Champion.
World Champion 1985 to 1993. "Classical" World Chess Champion 1993 to 2000
1865, oil on canvas; private collection
A cocker spaniel belonging to William and Kate.
Chessington Surrey, England
A nobleman in highest rank and his wife.
The Pie and the Patty Pan
Portrayed by Keira Knightley
Director: Saul Dibb. Also starred Charlotte Rampling, Aidan McArdle & Harley Atwell. Plot: A chronicle of the life of 18th century aristocrat Georgiana (Knightley), Duchess of Devonshire, who reviled for her extravagant political and personal lives.