Press and marketing records

Scope and Content

Contains an extensive series of UK and foreign press cuttings containing notices and reviews of Royal Court productions as well as features and interviews with related playwrights, directors and performers. Also contains press releases, brief marketing and audience surveys, designs for posters and programmes, and posters.


This sub-fonds has been divided into 7 series:

  • THM/273/7/1 Press cutting volumes and general press cuttings
  • THM/273/7/2 Production press cuttings
  • THM/273/7/3 Royal Court Press releases
  • THM/273/7/4 English Stage Company marketing and audience survey records
  • THM/273/7/5 Papers of the press and publicity department
  • THM/273/7/6 Designs used for publicity purposes;
  • THM/273/7/7 Posters used to advertise productions and the Royal Court Theatre