Theatre incorporated has the honor to present the Old Vic Theatre Company, May 6th to June 15th, 1946: a report and a Reaction. SIGNED BY CHOATE

By: Choate, Edward; and Matthews, John F.

Price: $50.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket


In binder. [298] leaves, [8] leaves of plates. "Second special mimeographed edition (of 100 copies)". Signed "For Cavada -- Eddie, Sept 12, 1950" on the first blank, presumably the signature of Edward Choate (1908-1975), a theatrical producer and theater manager. Hard paper binder with red paper label to front cover is aged and worn, front corners chipped away, some pencil markings, red label has price sticker scar, back cover in better condition, corners a little bent, interior clean and unmarked except for gift signature. Includes preface by Margaret Webster; Chapters: Where Angels Fear to Tread; The Rehearsals; The Two "Henrys"; "Uncle Vanya"; "Oedipus" and "The Critic"; The Repertory: Backstage and Front (not included); The Ticket Situation First Five Rows Center; The Statistics; Characteristic Performance The Critics. Also includes scale of stage hands salaries, history of the Old vic by Olivier, opening nights, programs of Old Vic Repertory at Century Theatre, etc. Apparently, this was a work in progress and some planned parts are not yet included. Still big and heavy. ; Limited Edition; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Title: Theatre incorporated has the honor to present the Old Vic Theatre Company, May 6th to June 15th, 1946: a report and a Reaction. SIGNED BY CHOATE

Author Name: Choate, Edward; and Matthews, John F.

Categories: Americana, Theater & Entertainment,

Edition: Second Edition

Publisher: S.L., S.N.: 1946

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 003846

Keywords: Old Vic Theatre; Laurence Olivier,