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Drury Lane Theatre records,

Title
Drury Lane Theatre records, 1795-1816.
Author
Theatre Royal, Drury Lane (London, England)

Details

Description
.3 linear foot (3 folders)
Alternative Title
Royal Theatre, Drury Lane records.
Subjects
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Source (note)
  • Fletcher, I.K.
Biography (note)
  • The Theatre Royal in Drury Lane was built in London in 1663 on the site of an early 17th-century cockpit. The theater was later known as the Royal Theatre, Drury Lane, and then the Drury Lane Theatre.
Processing Action (note)
  • Surveyed
  • Cataloging updated
Call Number
MssCol 844
Author
Theatre Royal, Drury Lane (London, England)
Title
Drury Lane Theatre records, 1795-1816.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Summary
Collection contains parchment documents including licenses, assignments and releases of property relating to the Royal Theatre, Drury Lane. Several items concern the activities of Richard Brinsley Sheridan in Drury Lane.
Biography
The Theatre Royal in Drury Lane was built in London in 1663 on the site of an early 17th-century cockpit. The theater was later known as the Royal Theatre, Drury Lane, and then the Drury Lane Theatre.
Added Title
Royal Theatre, Drury Lane records.
Research Call Number
MssCol 844
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