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Collection Description

Collection Title
Holloway Playbills Collection - Gaiety Theatre (1930-43)
Unique Identifier
Holloway Playbills - Gaiety Theatre (1930-43)
One box of playbills collected by Joseph Holloway relating to the Gaiety Theatre from 1930-43 including:

The D'Oyly Carte Opera Company:
1930 (ii); 1931 (iii); 1932 (ii); 1934 (ii).

The Royal Carl Rosa Opera Company:
1930 (iii); 1932 (ii)

Rathmines and Rathgar Musical Society:
1930 (i); 1931 (ii); 1932 (i); 1942 (iii); 1943 (ii); year unknown (i + duplicate).

Dublin Operatic Society:
1931 (i); 1932 (i); 1934 (i).

O'Mara Opera Company:
1934 (ii).

Dublin Grand Opera Society:
1942 (iii).

Additional playbill:
22/2/32 [plus duplicate]: West End production directed by Frank Gomez featuring Anne Croft.

The collection also includes playbills for musicals and ballets.
Date range of collection
1930 - 1943
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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Associated Collection(s)
Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council