- Playbills & photographs undated
Records of the Gaiety Theatre and Pavilion Theatre, Glasgow, Scotland
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- ReferenceGB 247 STA Ba 1-4
- Dates of Creation20th century
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- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description0.4 metres (4 boxes)
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Administrative / Biographical History
Pavilion Theatre The is situated Across Renfield Street from the site of the Royalty Theatre. Designed by Bertie Crewe, it is the last remaining Glasgow variety theatre. The building has a terracotta facade and a sliding roof. The theatre has been home to some of the best-known entertainers of the century, from Marie Lloyd and Florrie Forde in its early years, to Tommy Morgan, Lex Maclean and Billy Connolly in more recent times.
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Purchased from Joy Blane and Joyce Vance, Popplewell's Fun and Disguises, Ayr, with support from National Fund for Acquisitions, 07 May 1996.
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Item level descriptions are available via the department's online manuscripts catalogue available at the University of Glasgow Library, Department of Special Collections, searching by the call number STA Ba 1-4.
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Fonds level description compiled by Andrew Thomson, Hub Project Archivist, 27 September 2004.
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