Research material for Life in the Farce Lane

Scope and Content

Contains book cover proofs, Arts Council reports, newspaper cuttings, photocopied monograph chapters, theatrical programmes etc. Programmes used for research: L'Hotel de Libre Exchange by Georges Feydeau at La Michodiere, 1994. Dead Funny by Terry Johnson at the Vaudeville Theatre, 1994. Neville's Island: A Comedy in Thick Fog by Tim Firth at the Apollo Theatre, 1994. An Absolute Turkeyby Georges Feydeau at the Globe Theatre, 1994. Trelawney of the "Wells" by Arthur Wing Pinero at The National Theatre, 1993. Time of my Life by Alan Ayckbourn at the Vaudeville Theatre, 1993. Lysistrata by Aristophanes at The Old Vic, 1993. BBC Proms at the Royal Albert Hall, 1993. Travesties by Tom Stoppard, Royal Shakespeare Company at the Barbican, 1993. The Venetian Twins by Carlo Goldoni, Royal Shakespeare Company, 1993.