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  • Event: RIP VAN WINKLE
  • Person:

    author : Boucicault, Dion, (Dionysius Lardner), Mr., 1820-1890

    author : Jefferson, Joseph, Mr., 1869-1919

    author : Irving, Washington, Mr., 1783-1859

  • Date: 1970 = 1971
  • Brief description: Letters to Christopher Calthrop from two correspondents, related to possible future productions of Boucicault's play RIP VAN WINKLE
  • Identifier: UKC-CALB-OTH-LET.F190710
  • Theatre:

    Mermaid Theatre, Puddle Dock & Blackfriars & London & England

    Unknown

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

  • Subject keyword: correspondence

Further Details

  • Accession Number: F190710
  • Event: RIP VAN WINKLE
  • Associated people:

    author : Boucicault, Dion, (Dionysius Lardner), Mr., 1820-1890

    author : Jefferson, Joseph, Mr., 1869-1919

    author : Irving, Washington, Mr., 1783-1859

  • Description level: 4
  • Language: English
  • Material type: letters
  • Identity code: UKC/CALB/OTH/LET : F190710
  • Location: Special Collections' Store
  • Notes:

    1 letter from Sir Bernard Miles (15th June 1971), who had apparently been approached by Christopher Calthrop about staging RIP VAN WINKLE, telling Calthrop to feel free to offer the play to a different company.

    1 letter from Margaret (surname unknown), but possibly from the United States (May 26th 1970), reporting that Russ Whaley is reading RIP VAN WINKLE, but that it is as yet undecided which plays they will perform the following year - may only be the second page of a 2-page letter.

  • Part:

    Boucicault Collection

    Calthrop Boucicault Collection

  • Condition: 2
  • Date: 1970 = 1971
  • Person:

    correspondent : Miles, Bernard, Sir (Mermaid Theatre)

    correspondent : ?, Margaret, Miss

    recipient : Calthrop, Christopher, Mr.

  • Theatre:

    Mermaid Theatre, Puddle Dock & Blackfriars & London & England

    Unknown

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

  • Repository: Special Collections, University of Kent at Canterbury

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