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Collection Description

Collection Title
Glasgow: Playbills and Programmes Kings Theatre (1904-66)
Unique Identifier
Collection of ca. 75 miscellaneous programmes from the Glasgow King's Theatre (1904-1966). Performances of ballet, opera, musicals, musical reviews, plays with music, music hall. Companies and societies represented:
Imperial Russian Ballet
Glasgow Light Opera Club
Minerva Club
Scottish Opera
Sadler's Wells Opera
Ballet Rambert
D'Oyly Carte Opera Company
Australian Ballet, as part of the Commonwealth Arts Festival, 1965
Trinidad Theatre Company, as part of the Commonwealth Arts Festival, 1965
Daniel Mayer Company
Pantheon Club
Lyric Club
Orpheus Club
Boy Scouts of Glasgow
Glasgow Grand Opera Society
Theatre Guild
Royal Ballet
Date range of collection
1904 - 1966
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Suggested Audience
Not Specific
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Location Details

National Library of Scotland, Music Collections
George IV Bridge Edinburgh EH1 1EW United Kingdom
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Collections Overview
Large reference collection of printed, manuscript and audio-visual music material, including books, scores, periodicals, audio, video and multi-media formats. Legal deposit library.
For details of other collections held at the same location: See the location record

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Associated Collection(s)
Cardif University (Prifysgol Caerdydd)Royal College of Music LondonMuseums, Libraries and Archives Council