• This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 2080 TPC/1/36/11
  • Dates of Creation
      12 September 1974-31 October 1978
  • Physical Description
      2 folders

Scope and Content

The file contains correspondence with enclosures largely sent between Theatre Projects Consultants Ltd and Tele-Stage Associates Ltd. It includes information about masking screen installation and hoists; paint frames and paint frame elevators; the false proscenium; arrangement of the direct contract; (Lower) stage trap; finishing the painting; contract progress, outstanding works and defects; lighting grid barrels; price variations; side stage hoist faults;forstage side rostra; scenery masking tracks; scaffolding hire; slack rope detectors in the Olivier; Olivier cable suspension tracks; completion certificates; invoicing and payment; suspended cradle; traversing the hoist beam; masking screen acoustic tests; paint frame raise and lower set; restraint device to main elevator; winches and motors; and par batten hoist. Other correspondents include Sir Robert McAlpine & Sons Ltd; Davis, Belfield and Everest; Denys Lasdun & Partners; the South Bank Theatre Board; Flay (Services) Ltd; Coubro + Scrutton (M & I) Ltd; McWeeney Smallman & Co Ltd; the National Theatre; and London Electric Firm. Original card folder disposed of. 'T.S.A.' was written on the front cover and on the inside back cover.

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