General Theatre Account Books

Scope and Content

This series contains five volumes with printed sheets detailing the general accounts of the theatre (including during times of closures), as well as expenditure specific to the current show.

Typically are found salary details for the technical staff, the orchestra, front of house and the refreshment department as well as general expenditure and running costs.

Rose Marie went into production in March 1925 and records specifically to do with this show were kept in separate books.

Each large sized bound volume, approximately 18 inches by 20 inches and in relatively good condition, is labelled Theatre Royal Drury Lane Limited Treasury Sheets. plus the relevant date covered.