General papers and correspondence, including relations with the Old Vic and Stratford-Upon-Avon

Scope and Content

This sub-series covers general papers and correspondence of the Joint Council of the National Theatre and the Old Vic, including early relationships between the Shakespeare Memorial National Theatre Committee and the Old Vic, leading up to the appointment of the Joint Council.


The material in this sub-series is arranged chronologically. There is no file for 1954, 1956-1957. An indication of the salient topics covered for each year is provided at file level.

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