Alcestis press cuttings

Scope and Content

Printed press cuttings from newspapers and the internet with some autograph annotations about their provenance and date. Press cuttings relate to the publication of Hughes's version of Alcestis including its nomination for the Whitbread Book of the Year Award in 1999. Later press cuttings relate to the production of Hughes's version of Alcestis by the Northern Broadsides company in 2000. Theatre tickets for the Northern Broadsides production and two press cuttings reviewing both Alcestis and The Oresteia are also included.

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Not Public Record(s)