Richmond Theatre, Surrey

Scope and Content

This contains correspondence between Mr. and Mrs. Leacroft with James Fowler from the V&A Department ofTheatre and Performance, former Theatre Museum; Jeanne Newlin, former curator of Harvard Theatre Collection in Cambridge, Massachusetts. It also contains copies of an article entitled 'Theatre-Royal, Richmond, in The Theatric Tourist. In addition, there some copies of photographs of the theatre procenium.

Administrative / Biographical History

This reconstruction of the Richmond Theatre in Surrey as it appeared in 1799 is Mr Richard Leacroft last project.