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Collection Description

Collection Title
Gaiety Theatre (1930-83)
Unique Identifier
Gaiety Theatre
4 boxes of programmes from the Gaiety Theatre from 1930 to 1983 including:

Dublin Grand Opera Society programmes: 1941 (iv), 1944 (iv), 1947 (i), 1948 (i), 1951 (iii), 1952 (iii), 1953 (iii), 1954 (v), 1955 (vii), 1956 (vi), 1957 (v ), 1958 (ii), 1959 (ii), 1960 (iii), 1962 (i), 1964 (iii), 1965 (iv), 1968 (i), 1969 (i), 1970 (i), 1971 (ii), 1972 (iv), 1973 (iii), 1974 (ii), 1975 (i), 1976 (v), 1977 (iv), 1979 (iii), 1980 (vi), 1981 (vii) 1982 (ix), 1983 (iv), no date (i); International Opera Season programme booklets 1964-69.

Rathmines and Rathgar Musical Society programmes: no year (iii), 1932 (i), 1935 (i), 1936 (ii), 1941 (i), 1942 (i), 1945 (i), 1948 (i), 1949 (i), 1962 (i) 1971 (ii), 1975 (i).

D'Oyly Carte Opera Company: 1930 (iv), 1931 (ix), 1932 (iv), 1933 (x), 1934 (iii), 1954 (ii), 1956 (ii), 1964 (i), no date (vii).

Dublin Operatic Society 1930 (i), 1936 (iii), 1940 (i), no date (ii).

Ceol-fhuireann Radio na hEireann Orchestral concerts: 1937 (ii), 1938 (i), 1939 (i).

Glasnevin Musical Society programmes: 1972 (i), 1981 (i).

Other programmes:
15/5/55, 6/5/56, 19/5/57: Celebrity Concert by Artistes from the Festival of Italian Opera. 2 programmes.
24/10/71-30/10/71: Centenary Celebrations including operatic concert presented by the Dublin Grand Opera Society performed by the Radio Telefis Eireann Light Orchestra.
4/5/64: Victoria de Los Angeles and Gerald Moore.
21/1/45: Joe Bouch Testimonial Concert.
29/5/78: Dublin Concert Band and Glasnevin Musical Society. Flyer.

Collection includes programmes for musicals.
Date range of collection
1930 - 1983
Accumulation Dates
Suggested Audience
Not Specific
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This collection is about

Location Details

National Library of Ireland: Department of Ephemera
Kildare Street Dublin 2 Ireland
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Mary Broderick, Ephemera Librarian: [email protected]
00 353 1 6030332
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Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council