• This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 SJ/2/29
  • Dates of Creation
  • Physical Description
      4 folders (one of photographs); 76 pieces.

Scope and Content

Material relating mainly to the writing of The History of the Playhouse in England, including extensive and disordered manuscript notes on the history of theatre, a file about rounds in Cornwall, notes on dramatic theory, a survey of German Opera Houses undertaken by Sadler's Wells Theatre, a copy of The Pace Egg, and a notebook containing details of Cornish rounds and a brief discussion on theatre in the round. The cornish notes especially were also used in Theatre in the Round.


Photographs removed for conservation reasons.