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  • Event:

    OLD HEADS AND YOUNG HEARTS

    STREETS OF LONDON

  • Person: author : Boucicault, Dion, (Dionysius Lardner), Mr., 1820-1890
  • Date: 1977 = 1980
  • Brief description: Letters to Christopher Calthrop from several correspondents, all related to the production of Boucicault's play OLD HEADS AND YOUNG HEARTS at the Chichester Festival Theatre in 1980.
  • Identifier: UKC-CALB-HEA-LET.F190726
  • Theatre:

    Unknown

    Sheila Lemon Ltd, 74 Forthbridge Road & Wandsworth & London & England

    12 Old Palace Lane & Richmond & London & England

    Chichester Festival Theatre, Oaklands Park & Chichester & Sussex & England

    Flat 1, 26 Albemarle Road & Beckenham & Kent & England

  • Subject keyword: correspondence & notes

Further Details

  • Accession Number: F190726
  • Event:

    OLD HEADS AND YOUNG HEARTS

    STREETS OF LONDON

  • Associated people: author : Boucicault, Dion, (Dionysius Lardner), Mr., 1820-1890
  • Description level: 4
  • Language: English
  • Material type: letters
  • Identity code: UKC/CALB/HEA/LET : F190726
  • Location: Special Collections' Store
  • Notes:

    1 postcard from Donald Sinden (15 Aug 1977) asking if Calthrop had heard from Peter Bridge regarding OLD HEADS AND YOUNG HEARTS.

    1 letter from Sheila Lemon (5 Feb 1980) informing Calthrop that Peter Sallis has adapted OLD HEADS, which will be presented at Chichester, and he is to be given complimentary seats for the first night.

    5 letters from Peter Sallis (Feb - Sept 1980), 4 during the run-up and 1 during the run of the production, mostly to arrange meetings with Calthrop. Also mentions pictures of Charles Mathews as Littleton, his response to seeing STREETS OF LONDON, and Methuen declining to publish an edition of OLD HEADS.

    2 letters from Tamsin Peter and Keith Green (Apr - Jul 1980) regarding complimentary tickets, hotel reservations and expenses for his attendance of OLD HEADS. Includes a flyer for Clinchs Hotel, Chichester.

    1 sheet of handwitten notes of addresses and phone numbers relevant to this correspondence

  • Part:

    Boucicault Collection

    Calthrop Boucicault Collection

  • Condition: 2
  • Date: 1977 = 1980
  • Person:

    correspondent : Sinden, Donald, Sir, 1923-

    correspondent : Lemon, Sheila, Miss (Sheila Lemon Ltd)

    correspondent : Sallis, Peter, Mr., 1921-

    correspondent : Peter, Tamsin, Miss (production secretary, Chichester Festival Theatre)

    correspondent : Green, Keith, Mr. (administrative director, Chichester Festival Theatre)

    recipient : Calthrop, Christopher, Mr.

  • Theatre:

    Unknown

    Sheila Lemon Ltd, 74 Forthbridge Road & Wandsworth & London & England

    12 Old Palace Lane & Richmond & London & England

    Chichester Festival Theatre, Oaklands Park & Chichester & Sussex & England

    Flat 1, 26 Albemarle Road & Beckenham & Kent & England

  • Repository: Special Collections, University of Kent at Canterbury

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