Frame 312 by Keith Reddin, Donmar Warehouse London, 2002

Scope and Content

Folders contain the following:

Correspondence:

  • Letter from Rourke to Keith Reddin discussing the text, annotated with rehearsal notes, dated Jan 2002.
  • Series of three emails from Matt McKenzie to Rourke regarding sound design, dated Jan 2002.
  • Letter from Rourke to photographer Bill Owens thanking him for allowing them to use his images for the production and asking for some practical advice, undated.

Other:

  • Ticket stub, dated Mar 2002.
  • Production meeting minutes, dated Feb 2002.
  • Rehearsal and photo call sheets, dated Feb 2002.
  • Rehearsal notes, dated Feb 2002.
  • Production schedules, annotated, undated.
  • Programme copy: attempts at writing a synopsis of the play for the programme, handwritten, undated.
  • Contact sheet, some information redacted, undated.
  • Script report: play synopsis and discussion of themes, undated.
  • Storyboard: scene-by scene stage action diagrams, undated.
  • Lighting and set design diagrams., undated.
  • Rehearsal and performance notes, written by Rourke for individual members of staff, undated.
  • Scene change notes, undated.
  • Set design images, undated.
  • Sound and music notes, also with rehearsal notes, undated.
  • Performance guide: notes on a New York accent, undated.
  • Action chronology for each character, undated.
  • Research: contextual, Keith Reddin and 'suburban style', undated.
  • Production work-book: includes extensive notes on the text, design ideas and diagrams, a letter to the Keith Reddin, ideas for programme content, detailed action diagrams, rehearsal notes and contextual research, undated.

This production ran from 14-30 Mar 2002.

Administrative / Biographical History

Rourke was the director of this world premiere of Keith Reddin's Frame 312.

Conditions Governing Access

Part of this file is closed under the Data Protection Act 1998 until 01/01/2083.

Appraisal Information

Some uncredited and un-annotated photocopied research materials have been disposed of.

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