Hand-Written Performance Material

Scope and Content

Hand-written performance material relating to different aspects of Tommy Coopers act and performances. Material includes handwritten lists of gags, tricks, stand-up routines, audience lines and stage plans. The majority of material is handwritten by Cooper himself on papers, envelopes, card and packaging.


The material is arranged into different aspects of Tommy Cooper's performance, including opening patter, tricks, stand-up, gags, audience lines, prop lists, TV routines and stage plans.