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University of Bristol Theatre Collection
Cantocks Close
Bristol, UK
BS8 1UP

Phone: (0117) 3315086
Email: theatre-collection@bristol.ac.uk

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Revealing Roles Workshop:

Revealing Roles
To coincide with Universities UK Week the Theatre Collection will host workshops, led by the Theatre Collection Artist in Residence, which will give hands-on access to a selection of rare and fascinating archives and items and allow people to discover more about how theatre reflects and reveals changing social roles in the early C20th at particular moments in time, such as 1914-1918.

Admission Free.
Numbers are strictly limited to 15 per session.

BOOKING ESSENTIAL. Please select your preferred time below.

10th June 12.00 - 12.45 pm
10th June 1.15 - 2.00 pm

Venue: Theatre Collection, 21 Park Row, Bristol, BS1 5LY

NoŽl Coward as Garry Essendine in Present Laughter.
Photograph by Angus McBean
© Harvard Theatre Collection, Harvard University Exhibition:

The Master: NoŽl Coward 1899-1973


This exhibition celebrates the work of Noel Coward as reflected in the holdings of the University of Bristol Theatre Collection. It charts his life and major productions and the people he worked with, notably the designer Gladys Calthrop. The Master records both the West End triumphs and amateur wartime productions; glamorous co-stars and audience recollection; and the achievements of an extraordinary life.

21st March - 15th July 2014

Monday 12-4pm
Tuesday-Friday 10am-4pm,

Theatre Collection, 21 Park Row, Bristol BS1 5LT.


Friends of the Theatre Collection 2014 AGM

Monday 28th April 2014

The AGM will be followed by a talk by Professor Martin White entitled Let her have lights enough!: Lighting the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse

Meet in the Theatre Collection Reading Room, 21 Park Row, BS1 5LY at 5.30pm for the AGM at 6pm.


Tel: 0117 331 5086 www.bristol.ac.uk/theatrecollection

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We are keen to recruit volunteers for the repackaging of the Mander & Mitchenson reference boxes!

Please contact us for more information on Volunteer sessions and Volunteering

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Bristol Hippodrome, Bristol Theatre Royal, Tobacco Factory, The Redgrave Theatre,
QEH Theatre
, Arnolfini, Theatre Royal Bath