Bundle of correspondence

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 FRD1/1/239
  • Former Reference
      GB 133 RDK23-28.
  • Dates of Creation
      20 Oct 1945-20 Nov 1946
  • Physical Description
      7 pieces; 8 leaves.

Scope and Content

With Theodor Komisarjevsky (1882-1954), Russian theatre director. Topics covered include: RD's invitation to Komisarjevsky to join him in a planned West End venture in 1945; RD's suggestions for a season which would include Chekhov's The Sea Gull and possibly Komisarjevsky's Queen of Spades; and RD's ill-fated productions of Much Ado About Nothing and Ustinov's The Man Behind the Statue in 1946.

Dated at: New York, USA.

Envelope included with /2.

Related Material

Further correspondence with Komisarjevsky is included in FRD1/8/1.