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Holloway Collection - English Theatres (1875-1919)
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Holloway Collection - English Theatres
3 boxes of programmes collected by Joseph Holloway relating to English Theatres from 1875 to 1919 including:

17/3/16: Queen's Hall, London: Irish Musical Festival. Performers include the Gaelic League Choir.
3/3/75: Theatre Royal, Drury Lane: Sir Thomas Beecham's Season of Grand Opera in English.
[date unknown]: Theatre Royal, Drury Lane: Drury Lane Light Opera Company.
22/8/81: Theatre Royal, Edinburgh: Mr. R. D'Oyly Carte's Opera Company.
10/11/[year unknown]: Theatre Royal, Birmingham: Sir Augustus Harris's Royal Italian Opera Company.
29/5/93-3/6/93: Theatre Royal, Birmingham: Royal Carl Rosa Opera Company.
[date unknown]: Theatre Royal, Drury Lane: directed by Mons. Hervé and Augustus Harris.
26/4/90: Theatre Royal, Drury Lane: Carl Rosa Opera Company.
14/4/90: Theatre Royal, Drury Lane: Carl Rosa Opera Company.
9/10/82: Theatre Royal, Newcastle: Mr. Chas. Bernard's Les Cloches de Corneville Company.
21/11/82: Theatre Royal, Newcastle: Carl Rosa Opera Company.
9/12/86: [location unknown, UK?]: Performers included Mr. W.R. Le Fanu and Mr. W.E. Edmonstone Montgomerie. Wordbook.
28/7/04: Ball Room of the Randolph Hotel, Oxford: Smoking Concert given by the Exhibitors presented by the British Medical Association.
25/4/[year unknown]-30/4/[year unknown]: Theatre Metropole: The Arthur Rousbey Opera Co. Leaflet.
[1921]: Prince of Wales Theatre: Messrs Claude B. Yearsley and de Groot.
[date unknown]: Prince of Wales' Theatre: Messrs Claude B. Yearsley and de Groot.
21/1/[year unknown]-26/1/[year unknown]: Royal Court Theatre, Queen's Square, Liverpool: Carl Rosa Opera Company.
[date unknown] [plus duplicate]: The Royal English Opera: Mr. R. D'Oyly Carte.
17/7/[02]-21/7/[02]: Royal Opera, Covent Garden: conducted
by Signor Mancinelli. 2 programmes.
25/5/11-1/6/11: Royal Opera Covent Garden, conducted by Signor Campanini. 2 programmes
17/6/07: Royal Opera Covent Garden, conducted by Signor Panizza.
13/5/[82]: Royal Strand Theatre: under the direction of Mr. Alexander Henderson.
15/6/82: Royal Strand Theatre: grand farewell benefit of Mons. Loredan.
[date and location unknown, 1897-8?]: The Fisk University Jubilee Singers.
27/5/19: St. Andrew's Hall, Glasgow: Pearse Memorial Fund Concert.
7/6/25: Royal Albert Hall: John McCormack.
2/3/96: Opera Comique, Strand: Sir Augustus Harris production.
Date range of collection
1875 - 1919
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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