Old Vic committees - minute book

Scope and Content

Includes minutes for the following Committees:

- Old Vic Executive Committee (1950, 1953).

- Directors of the Old Vic Trust Limited (1950).

Minute book includes index of topics coverd in the minutes; topics listed are as follows:


Accounts; Arts Council - Festival of Britain; Arts Council - Standard Agreement; Arts Council - Grant.


Bristol; Bristol Management; Bristol [Theatre school].


Contracts - Bernard Miles; Charity Commission Scheme; Constitution (National Theatre).

F. Finance - Old Vic Theatre; Finance - Westminster Bank; Finance - Old Vic Theatre Company - Finance.


Layout for billing and letter-heading.


Memoranda on twin theatres in National Theatre Scheme; Frederick Minter Ltd (Old Vic Theatre restoration); memoranda on Old Vic reorganisation; members.


National Theatre Constitution; National Theatre site; National Theatre & Old Vic.


Old Vic Theatre Co.; Old Vic Theatre Centre; Old Vic Theatre restoration; Old Vic Theatre - licensed bard; Old Vic reorganisation; Old Vic & National Theatre; Old Vic theatre school.


Premises of St Martin's Court; Procedure - cancellation of meetings; Press relations office.


Resignation of members; Registration of company; Registered offices.

S. Secretary; Stratford-Upon-Avon.


Tours: Old Vic Theatre Company - provincial, Bristol, Old Vic Theatre Company - Vienna; Vic-Wells Association - Clubroom.


Young Vic Company; Young Vic Players.

Conditions Governing Access


Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Front and back covers in plywood covered in dark red faux-leather; spine and corners covered in faux-leather, darker tone of red. End papers marbled.

Labelled at the front and on the spine; label on the spine is kept in place with sellotape.

Related Material

- See SMNT/1/5/1 for additional copies of minutes, reports and agenda for meetigs of the Old Vic Sub-Committee, later the Old Vic Executive Committee.