Committee to agree a plan for the foundation and endowment of the National Theatre

Scope and Content

Minutes and meeting notes relating to the work of the Committee appointed to agree a plan for the foundation and endowment of the National Theatre.

Administrative / Biographical History

This Committee was appointed following the Conference of 25/11/1929, to formulate an agreed plan for the future progress of the National Theatre Project. Members on this committee when appointed were Lord Lytton, Miss Lena Ashwell, Mr Kenneth Barnes, Israel Gollancz, Mr Percy A. Harris, MP, Major Hills, MP, Sir Barry Jackson, Mr Holford Knight MP, Sir Frank Meyer, Professor Allardyce Nicoll, Mr Walter Payne, Sir Nigel Playfair and Mr Geoffrey Whitworth.

Conditions Governing Access

Open

Related Material

- See SMNT/1/2/22 for material relating to the Conference of 25/11/1929, organised by the Executive Committee.