Ref NoBTC61
TitleHenry Marshall collection
DescriptionA collection of material related to Henry Marshall (Marshall King Battcock c. 1920 - 2001), pantomime writer and Fight Director. Mostly composed of scripts and musical scores from six pantomimes that Marshall considered to be the most suitable for performance: Cinderella, Aladdin, Dick Whittington, Jack and the Beanstalk, Babes in the Wood and Robinson Crusoe. It also includes a note / scrapbook of jokes (gags) compiled by Marshall from pantomime history.
Datec.1940s - 1960s
Related MaterialSC: The Stephanie Cole Archive; Henry Marshall’s Gag Book: Pantomime Routines for Actors in Twentieth Century Repertory Theatre by Chris Abbott, Theatre Notebook, Volume 69, Number 1, 2015, pp. 40-61 (Article), Published by The Society for Theatre Research
Extent5 boxes
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