Materials relating to running times, curtain calls, property plots, and call sheets, as well as correspondence and additional stage management materials relating to J.M. Gordon and his time as stage manager of the company.
Stage production materials, ca.1880s-1940s
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 71 THM/73/6/2
- Dates of Creationca.1880s-1940s
- Physical Description5 folders
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
J.M. (John MacRobbie) Gordon began his relationship with the D'Oyly Carte Opera Company as a member of the men's chorus (1833-1890). In 1907 he was employed as stage manager for the repertory company, and went on to become the main company stage manager. He retired in 1939.