Miscellaneous photographs

Scope and Content

Includes photographs of various events and activities at Sadler’s Wells Theatre. This includes photographs of: [New Sadler’s Wells Opera] performance at Twelve Acres Old People’s Home (1983) A visit by Mayor [of Islington?] to Sadler’s Wells box office People in front of exhibition board about Sadler’s Wells Community and Education Project Opening of exhibition about Sadler’s Wells at Thomas Cook travel agent, July 1985 People at entrance to Sadler’s Wells, October 1985 People outside Lilian Baylis Theatre People at exhibition of paintings (of ballet dancers?) Unidentified people in theatre Audience in theatre Lilian Baylis and man sitting in theatre auditorium Ballet dancers with pick axes on a building Ballet dancers on roof of a building Actors on roof of a building in a battle scene Ballet dancers drinking tea Laurence Payne, Renee Asherson, John Sullivan and Andre Van Gyseghem outside the stage door of the Victoria Theatre, Burnley (where the Old Vic and Sadler’s Wells had been evacuated to) Ballet dancers cutting cake at an event Audience watching ‘Merchant of Venice’ in a Miners Hall in County Durham Unidentified concert Princess Margaret meeting performers Unidentified performances [Lord Mayor’s Boys Players?] Orchestra in pit ‘Dance movement & body marking – Da Wu Tang’ Lilian Baylis and others outside a pub, described on back as ‘Lilian Baylis (right, with banjo) in bizarre tableau of somewhat boozy aspect (Baylis was teetotal)’ (Outreach activities at Sadler’s Wells?) with children Portrait [late 19th century?] of a group of girls and young women (unlabelled)