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Manuscript, Typescript, Letter, Ephemera
Joe Orton insisted that his scandalous black comedies must be played straight and performed with ‘absolute realism’. In ...
Manuscript, Letter, Ephemera
This handwritten correspondence from Samuel Beckett to Harold Pinter pays testament to the enduring and affectionate fri...
Manuscript, Typescript, Letter, Report
These letters – relating to the 1965 version of Joe Orton’s Loot – were produced by the Lord Chamberlain’s Office, whic...
Joe Orton’s Loot premiered on 1 February 1965 at the Theatre Arts, Cambridge, directed by Peter Wood. This first version...
Programme, Ephemera, Photograph, Image
This is the programme for the London premiere of Harold Pinter’s The Homecoming at the Aldwych Theatre in 1965. Directed...
Manuscript, Playscript, Draft, Manuscript annotation
Joe Orton’s Loot premiered on 1 February 1965 at the Theatre Arts, Cambridge, before embarking on a short provincial to...
Manuscript, Notebook, Draft
This manuscript notebook, written by W H Auden between 1946 and 1965, includes numerous drafts of his poetry and prose w...