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His Majesty's Theatre poster

1939 (made)
Place of origin


Object details

Object type
TitleHis Majesty's Theatre poster (generic title)
Materials and techniques
Printed ink on paper
Brief description
Poster advertising Magyar Melody at His Majesty's Theatre, 1939
Physical description
  • Poster height: 75cm
  • Poster width: 49.2cm
Object history
Associated Production: Magyar Melody. His Majesty's Theatre, Haymarket, London. 27.3.1939. Performance category: musical, television. For the first time in the world...the televising of an entire musical play. The stage and auditorium of His Majesty's Theatre are to be converted for the occasion into a huge-scale television studio, equipped with special high-power lighting, batteries of cameras, etc..'
13/15 Stroud Road
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Record createdJuly 29, 2010
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