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New Scala Theatre poster

1927 (made)
Place of origin


Object details

Object type
TitleNew Scala Theatre poster (generic title)
Materials and techniques
Printed ink on paper
Brief description
Poster advertising a Dance Festival of ballets and divertissements at the New Scala Theatre, 23rd July 1927, inlcluding the one-act ballet Sylvia set to music by Leo Delibes, produced by Fred Farren
Physical description
  • Poster height: 76.1cm
  • Poster width: 50.8cm
Marks and inscriptions
Stamped with C.W. Beaumont Collection V.A.M. stamp.
Object history
Associated Production: Dance Festival. Dancers listed as including: Jules Andre, Frederick Ashton, Madge Atkinson, Biddie Brooks, Margaret Craske, Ninette de Valois, Rupert Doone, Ruby Ginner, Stanley Judson, Lena King, Eleanora Marra, Ailne (sic) Phillips, Marie Rambert, Jack Theodore, Edna Tressahar, Effie Williams, Jocelyn Yeo and Vyellia Zoya. The conductor was Fred Adlington and the stage manager was Cyril W. Beaumont. New Scala Theatre, Charlotte Street, London. 23.7.1927. Performance category: dance. The proceeds will be devoted to THE SADLER'S WELLS FUND for establishing the historic theatre of Sadler's Wells as an extension of the Old Vic to North London.
154 Camberwell Road, London
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Record createdJuly 29, 2010
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