Sadler’s Wells Opera Company tour expenditure

Scope and Content

Papers relating to tours of the Sadler’s Wells Opera Company mainly financial records. This includes lists of dates of performances with percentage figures (perhaps the percentage of income from ticket sales paid to the opera company?), details of expenditure. The items relate to the 1948 tour (Oxford, Leeds, Lewisham, Coventry, Bournemouth and Manchester), undated tour (Southsea, Bournemouth, Leicester, Manchester, Liverpool, Belfast), 1945 and 1947 tours to Northern Ireland, 1944 and 1945 tours.