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Collection Description

Collection Title
Holloway Collection - Olympia Theatre (1923-1971)
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Holloway Collection - Olympia Theatre
4 boxes of programmes collected by Joseph Hollway relating to The Olympia Theatre (unless otherwise stated) from 1923 to 1971 include:

National Operatic Society Festival of Grand Opera 1/45-2/45 (vi) 2/46-3/46 (i flyer + iii programmes); 8/46 (ii + leaflet).

Dublin Operatic Society Festival of Opera 12/41 (v), 9/42
(iii); 3/43 (i); 4/45 (i), 10/45 (i) 4/46 (ii); Spring Season 1947 (i).

Glasnevin Musical Society:
22/2/60: Glasnevin Musical Society; 'The Lily of Killarney'.
31/10/66: Glasnevin Musical Society; 'The Bohemian Girl'.
28/2/66: Glasnevin Musical Society; 'Maritana'.
23/10/67: Glasnevin Musical Society; 'Die Fledermaus'.
21/10/68: Glasnevin Musical Society; 'Orpheus in the Underworld'.
25/10/71-30/10/71 [plus duplicate]: Glasnevin Musical Society; 'The Lily of Killarney'.

4/9/23-15/9/23: Furness Williams & Harrison Frewin Grand Opera Company. 7 programmes.
17/12/[61]: Our Lady of Good Council Boys' Club. Concert.

Collection includes programmes for concerts of mixed musical and dramatic content; revues; ballet programmes
Date range of collection
1923 - 1971
Accumulation Dates
Suggested Audience
Not Specific
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Location Details

National Library of Ireland: Department of Ephemera
Kildare Street Dublin 2 Ireland
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Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council