Cuttings book

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 FRD1/6/3/12
  • Dates of Creation
      10 Nov 1944-7 Sep 1946; 1939
  • Physical Description
      2 pieces: hardback volume and loose cutting.

Scope and Content

Entitled "The Glass Slipper" and containing cuttings relating principally to this play by Herbert and Eleanor Farjeon, presented by RD at the St James's Theatre, London during December 1944-February 1945. The cuttings relate to this production starring Audrey Hesketh as Cinderella, and to the revival of the play the following year with Sara Gregory in the main role (December 1945-February 1946). Includes one loose insert: a cutting from the New York World Telegram dated 16 May 1939 which includes a review of Goodbye, Mr. Chips.