Olivier Archive. Vol. CCIX (ff. ). Early acting and production papers, 1 ... 

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Olivier Archive. Vol. CCIX (ff. ). Early acting and production papers, 1925-1973.

1. ff. . Contracts, with some supporting papers; 1925-1934. Fellowship of Players; 1925; Palace Theatre, Manchester and tour; 1925; Birmingham Repertory Theatre; 1926-1928; Daniel Mayer Company; 1928-1929; C. B. Cochran; 1929; Olga Lindo Productions; 1929; Fortune Theatre; 1929; C. B. Cochran and C.C.L. Productions Inc. of New York; 1930; Playhouse Theatre; 1933; Jed Harris; 1933; Wyndham Theatre; 1934; Transatlantic Presentations; 1934; Gilbert Miller, St James’s Theatre; 1934; Whitehall Theatre; 1934; B.B.C.; 1937; Alec Coppel; 1937; Playwrights' Company of New York; 1939; John C. Wilson; 1939; production of Ibsen’s “A doll's house”; 1943

2. ff. . Papers, including contracts and fan mail, relating to Olivier’s appearance in Romeo and Juliet, alternating the parts of Romeo and Mercutio with John Gielgud, at the New Theatre; 1935-1936.

3. ff. . Press cuttings relating to the New York production of Romeo and Juliet, starring Olivier as Romeo and Vivien Leigh as Juliet; 1940.

4. ff. . Correspondence relating to proposed productions on stage and radio; 1935-1946. Includes Olivier’s union card for the American Federation of Radio Artists.

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