Book with brief history of the movement

Scope and Content

Printed volume, not bound, entitled 'Shakespeare Memorial National Theatre, a brief account of the history of the movement with constitution and scheme, issued by the Executive Committee'.

The volume details the origin of the movement and foundational ideas of the National Theatre, the sum to be raised, objectives of the proposed National Theatre, architectural style of the theatre, repertory, management and relation of the National Theatre to the regions; text accompanied by photographs of state theatres in other countries.

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Open

Alternative Form Available

2 copies

Related Material

- The text in this volume is the same as in SMNT/7/1/2, with the omission of the photographs of the theatres, of appendix (b) and of the donation form.