Record

LevelSeries
Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)DSH1/11/1
TitleProduction Photographs
Extent85 files
Date1962-1987
DescriptionPhotographs (largely black & white) of New Shakespeare Company productions, at the Open Air Theatre and on tour. Also includes photographs of rehearsals, special events, cast members, views of the set and backstage
areas.
ArrangementPhotographs for each production (or season) are housed in a separate file, and files are arranged in chronological order. Photographs from the 1960s-1980s have been labelled and numbered on the reverse by New Shakespeare Company staff, and typed lists of the images produced. Within each file photographs have been retained in this original order, although there are gaps in the sequence. Large Photographs have been arranged in a separate sequence for ease of storage, series ref. DSH1/11/2. See also Contact Sheets and Negatives, series ref. DSH1/11/3, and Mounted Photographs used for front of house displays, series ref. DSH1/11/5
LocationTHIS MATERIAL IS HELD AT THE SHAKESPEARE INSTITUTE LIBRARY, STRATFORD-UPON-AVON
Access StatusOpen
CopiesResearchers may also wish to refer to series of Scrapbooks & Press Cuttings, series ref. DSH1/5/8, as scrapbooks for certain years contain copies of production photographs. Copies of photographs considered for use in the 1992 anniversary brochure for the Open Air Theatre are held in files DSH1/5/5/4, DSH1/5/5/7 and
DSH1/5/5/8