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Collection Description

Collection Title
Holloway Collection - Theatre Royal Dublin (1906-46)
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Holloway Collection - Theatre Royal Dublin
6 boxes of programmes collected by Joseph Holloway relating to concerts held in the Theatre Royal Dublin from 1906 to 1946 including:

30/10/15: M. Eugene Ysaya, Madame Stralia and M. Theo Ysaye. Contains programme notes.
9/12/33: Tetrazzihni with Joseph Hislop and Piatigorsky; part of the International Celebrity Subscription Concerts series. Poster.
25/1/[year unknown]: Melba.
29/6/[year unknown[: Eileen Joyce presented by the London Philharmonic Orchestra. Contains programme notes.
5/10/46: Grace Moore.
4/1/09: Moody-Manners Opera Co. Leaflet.
26/12/12-17/1/12: Quinlan Opera 4 Week's Season. Leaflet.
18/3/33: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Leaflet.
19/5/06: Miss Mabel Braine. Wordbook.
9/4/07: Grand Charity Concert, performers included John Harrison and J.F. McCormack.
11/12/07: Halle Orchestra Concert; part of the Phillips' Subscription Concerts.
6/4/09: Dublin Oratorio Society.
26/12/11-9/1/12: Quinlan Opera Co. 5 programmes.
14/5/13: Quinlan Opera Co.
24/10/19-17/2/20: Quinlan Subscription Concerts. Leaflet.
31/5/19: Patrick O'Shea Memorial Concert.
24/10/19: Madame Tetrazzini. Poster.
3/1/19: Leonard Borwick, Clarence Whithall, Vladimir Rosing, Perceval Allen. Accompanied by note of addenda for original programme.
23/3/24: Florence Austral with Miss Joan Fanny Vincent. Programme + Poster [plus duplicate].
12/6/[year unknown]-27/6/[year unknown]: Mr. E. Lockwood and Mr. C.P. Levilly's Company.
14/5/[year unknown]-2/6/[year unknown]: Grand Musical Recital Season. Flyer.
12/1/[year unknown]-17/1/[year unknown]: Moody Manners Opera Co. Leaflet.
20/4/[year unknown]-25/4/[year unknown]: Moody Manners Opera Co. Leaflet.
11/4/[year unknown]-18/4/[year unknown]: Moody Manners Opera Co. Leaflet.
[date and location unknown]: Miss Fanny Bouffleur and William Johnson's Blue Hungarian Band. Flyer.
[date and location unknown]: Mr. Fred A. Jeffs and High-Class Concert Party: Miss Lena Dempsey, Miss Margaret Dempsey, Mr. Edmond O'Sullivan and Mr. Fred A. Jeffs.
18/11/33-10/3/34: International Celebrity Subscription Concerts. Flyer.
1933-034: Dublin Philharmonic Society Concert Prospectus.
28/10/[year unknown]-2/11/[year unknown]: Royal Carl Rosa Opera Co. Grand Opera Week.
6/3/39-11/3/39: Royal Carl Rosa Opera Co. Grand Opera Week.
14/12/41 [plus duplicate]: 24th annual 'Herald' boot fund concert.
1/9/46: The Hallé Orchestra. Contains programme notes.
9/11/24: Army School of Music No. 1 Band.
14/1/[23]: Grand Concert presented by Walter McNally.
17/3/23: Irish Symphony Orchestra. Flyer.
24/3/23: The Hallé Orchestra. Contains analytical notes with musical examples.
19/8/23: John McCormack.
18/3/22: Grand concert with Miss Gertrude Johnson, Miss Agnes O'Kelly, Mr. Topless Green, Mr. Joseph O'Neill, Mr. H.J. Leeming and Mr. Patrick Delany.
19/2/[year unknown]: Grand Concert with Ireland's Own Band.
17/1/20: First Celebrity Subscription Concert. Wordbook.
13/12/42: 25th annual 'herald' boot fund concert.
19/6/[year unknown]: Solomon.
12/12/43: 26th annual 'herald' boot fund concert.
10/12/44: 27th annual 'herald' boot fund concert.
12/10/35-18/1/36: International Celebrity Subscription Concerts series. Leaflet.
20/12/36: annual 'herald' boot fund concert.
19/12/37: annual 'herald' boot fund concert.
12/11/38-4/2/39: International Celebrity Subscription Concerts series. Leaflet.
9/12/45: 28th annual 'herald' boot fund concert.
1/12/46: The Hallé Orchestra.
30/1/27: Rummel.
9/11/30: Tribute of the citizens of Dublin to Mr. J.C. Doyle.
5/12/31-20/2/32: International Celebrity Subscription Concerts series. Flyer.
1/10/32-18/3/33: International Celebrity Subscription Concerts series. Ticket.
25/11/33: Dublin Philharmonic Society.
4/3/[year unknown]: Dublin Philharmonic Society with Harriet Cohen. Flyer.
27/4/[year unknown]: Carl Rosa Opera Company.
8/4/[year unknown]: Grand Concert in aid of wounded soldiers' comforts fund.
[date unknown]: McGuckin Jubilee Concert wih Mr. Edward Compton. Flyer.
6/4/[year unknown]: London International Orchestra: International Celebrity Subscription Concerts series.
10/8/[year unknown]: John McCormack.

Collection includes programmes for performances of mixed dramatic and musical works.
Date range of collection
1906 - 1946
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Not Specific
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Location Details

National Library of Ireland: Department of Ephemera
Kildare Street Dublin 2 Ireland
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Mary Broderick, Ephemera Librarian: [email protected]
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Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council