Bundle of correspondence

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 FRD1/1/308
  • Former Reference
      GB 133 RDM123-132.
  • Dates of Creation
      3 Aug 1937-1 Sep 1947
  • Physical Description
      10 pieces.

Scope and Content

With Gilbert Miller, impresario. Topics covered include: RD's regret at Miller's lack of enthusiasm for an unidentified play in 1937; his similar lack of enthusiasm for Bridie's King of Nowhere sent to him by RD in August 1937; RD's planned production of The Man Behind the Statue and Much Ado in 1946, for which he is seeking a home; Miller's best wishes for RD's success [in A Sleeping Clergyman] at the Criterion Theatre, June 1947; and play propositions turned down by RD in 1947.

Typescript with autograph.