Lyceum Theatre (London, England)

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"The theatre burnt down in 1830. ... Beazley designed and built a replacement, also known as the English Opera House, on the same site; it opened in July 1834" - Grove Opera.

From the description of Contracts, specifications and plans for the building and rebuilding of the Lyceum Theatre, London : 1834-1860. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 612811405

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referencedIn Raymond, James Grant, d. 1817,. Autograph letters signed from James Grant Raymond to various people [manuscript], ca. 1808-ca. 1809. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Harrison, Frederick, 1853 or 4-1926,. Typescript letter signed from Frederick Harrison, Lyceum Theatre, London, to Clement Scott [manuscript], 1895 November 21. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Henry Irving-Ellen Terry tour correspondence, 1884-1896. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Abud, Charles J. ALS, 1888 January 4, Lyceum Theatre (London, England), to Jas. H. Brown. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Raymond, James Grant, d. 1817,. Autograph letter signed from Raymond James Grant, Lyceum, to Mrs. Garrick, Adelphi [manuscript], 1810 October 15. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Terry, Ellen, Dame, 1847-1928,. Autograph letter signed from Dame Ellen Terry, Lyceum Theatre, London, to Miss Lee [manuscript], ca. 1885. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Lyceum Theatre (London, England). Playbills, 1810-1867. University of Florida
referencedIn Emery, Samuel Anderson, 1817-1881,. Autograph letter signed from S. Emery to T. [I.?] Cooke [manuscript], [ca. 1867?]. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Munt, A. W., fl. 1858,. Autograph letter signed from A.W. M[unt?], London, to Charles John Kean [manuscript], 1858 June 4. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Chizzola, C. A. (Carlo A.),. Autograph letter signed from Charles Chizzola, London, to -- Simmonds [manuscript], 1882 May 13. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Dance, Charles, 1794-1863. The happy family [microform] : in two acts / [by C. Dance]. Old Dominion University, Old Dominion University Libraries
creatorOf Bew, Marian Jemima, 1791 or 2-1853,. Autograph letter signed from Marian (Johnstone) Vining to S.J. Arnold, Lyceum Theatre [manuscript], 1812 June 13. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Arnold, Samuel James, 1774-1852. The Blank Cartridge [microform] : a musical entertainment in two acts. Old Dominion University, Old Dominion University Libraries
referencedIn British Isles pantomime playbills and posters, ca. 1830-1880. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Irving, Henry, Sir, 1838-1905. The papers of Henry Irving and Ellen Terry, [1876-1911] [microform]. HCL Technical Services, Harvard College Library
referencedIn Irving, Henry, Sir, 1838-1905. Henry Irving acting prompt-book, 1897 February 12. University of Georgia, University of Georgia, Main Library
creatorOf Drury Lane Theatre. Account books of Drury Lane Theatre [manuscript], 1823. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Wills, Freeman, d. 1913-. [Papers] [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
referencedIn Stead, Hiram,. Stead Collection, 1672-1932. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Howe, John, fl 1850. Promptbooks for productions of Shakespeare's Hamlet, 1800-1909. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn London Stereoscopic Company. [William Gillette memorabilia]. Newberry Library
referencedIn Drury Lane Theatre. Records of Drury Lane Theatre [manuscript], 1766-1880. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Lyceum Theatre (London, England). Programmes of Russian opera and ballet performances. University of Leeds, Brotherton Library, Leeds University Library
creatorOf Peake, Richard Brinsley, 1792-1847,. Autograph letters signed from R.B. Peake to various recipients [manuscript], 1836-1846. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Johnsonian Miscellanies, extra-illustrated, 1538-1900 (inclusive);, 1738-1866 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Rousby, Wybert (William Wybert),. Autograph letter signed from Wybert Rousby to Irving, Royal Lyceum Theatre [manuscript], 1879 March 27. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Lyceum Theatre (London, England). Receipts from the box office of the Lyceum Theatre [manuscript], 1821-1823. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Irving, Henry, Sir, 1838-1905. Promptbooks for productions of Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice, ca.1797-1907. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Human curiosity prints, playbills, broadsides and other printed material, 1695-1937. Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
creatorOf Howson, Charles Edwin, d. 1907,. Autograph letter signed from Chas. E. Howson, Lyceum Theatre, to Mr. Winter [manuscript], 1888 August 21. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Peake, Richard Brinsley, 1792-1847,. Autograph letter signed from Richard Brinsley Peake, English Opera House, to J. Winston [manuscript], ca. 1821. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Irving, Henry, Sir, 1838-1905. Promptbooks for productions of Shakespeare's King Richard the Second, 1819-1898. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Benedict, Julius, 1804-1885. Overture to Romeo & Juliet ..., 1882. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Arnold, Samuel James, 1774-1852,. Letter (draft) from Samuel James Arnold, Lyceum Theatre, London, to [Maria] Dickons [manuscript], 1812 April 17. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Dance, Charles, 1794-1863. Light dragoons [microform] : in two acts / [by C. Dance]. Old Dominion University, Old Dominion University Libraries
referencedIn Hackett, Norman. Promptbooks for productions of Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing, 1804-1905. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Elliston, R. W. (Robert William), 1774-1831. Autograph letter signed : Stratford Place [London], to Thomas Sheridan, 1809 Sept. 26. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Stoker, Bram, 1847-1912. ALS : Lyceum Theatre, London, to an unidentified correspondent, [18]91 Feb. 25. Rosenbach Museum & Library
referencedIn Rogers Memorial Collection: Musical and theatrical programs, 1794-1937 (inclusive), 1845-1937 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Actors' Benevolent Fund. Letter from the Actors' Benevolent Fund, London, to Augustin Daly [manuscript], 1890 May 22. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Keeley, Robert, 1793-1869,. Autograph letter signed from Robert Keeley, London, to [G.?] Tilbury [manuscript], 1845 August 15. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Harrison, Maud, 1854-1907,. Autograph letter signed from Maud Harrison, Lyceum Theatre, to William Winter [manuscript], 1893 April 3. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Pyne, J. R.,. Autograph letter signed from J.R.[?] Pyne, Gray's Inn Rd., [London], to [James Winston] [manuscript], [18th or 19th century]. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Stoker, Bram, 1847-1912. Receipts and expenditure during Henry Irving's American tour, 1903-1904. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Daly, Augustin, 1838-1899. Theatrical papers of Augustin Daly [manuscript], 1863-1900. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Terry, Ellen, Dame, 1847-1928,. Autograph letters signed from Dame Ellen Terry to various recipients [manuscript], 1867-1918. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Wyatt, James, 1746-1813. Pantheon Theatre collection, 1789-1833. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
creatorOf Irving, Henry, Sir, 1838-1905,. Autograph letters signed from Sir Henry Irving to various recipients [manuscript], 1878-1895. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Skinner, Cornelia Otis, 1901-1979. Promptbooks for productions of Shakespeare's Macbeth, 1757-ca.1920. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Stoker, Bram, 1847-1912. Advance account book of Bram Stoker [manuscript], 1883-1884. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Lyceum Theatre (London, England). Contracts, specifications and plans for the building and rebuilding of the Lyceum Theatre, London : 1834-1860. Harvard University, Harvard Theater Collection, Harvard College Library
referencedIn Placide, Henry, 1799-1870. Promptbooks for productions of Shakespeare's Coriolanus, 1838-1901. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Auspitzer, of Vienna, fl. 1885,. Letter from Auspitzer, Vienna, to Augustin Daly [manuscript], [1885?] September 26. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Stead Collection, 1672-1932 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
referencedIn Drawings for the London Stage Collection, 1886-1924, 1886-1897 Yale Center for British Art
referencedIn Daly, Augustin, 1838-1899. Collection of letters and papers of Augustin Daly [manuscript], 1849-1916. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Stoker, Bram, 1847-1912,. Autograph letters signed from Bram Stoker to Augustin Daly [manuscript], 1886-1891. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Carrick, Edward, 1905-. Edward Craig Theatre Collection : ephemeral documents, 1613-ca. 1984 (bulk 1800-1900) Centre canadien d'architecture, | Canadian Centre for Architecture | CCA
referencedIn Irving, Henry, Sir, 1838-1905,. Printed form letter with autograph additions from Sir Henry Irving to Sir [William] Frederick Pollock [manuscript], 1880 January. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Peake, Richard Brinsley, 1792-1847,. Autograph letter signed from R.B. Peake, English Opera House, to T. Hill, Esq. [manuscript], 1826 September 21. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Arnold, Samuel James, 1774-1852. Papers arising out of the destruction of Drury Lane Theatre [manuscript], 1809-1819. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Covent Garden Theatre. Box office receipts of Edmund Kean's nights at the Covent Garden Theatre [manuscript], 1828-1829. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Craig, Edward Gordon, 1872-1966. Letters to Virginia Ashley Clarke, 1947-1966. Harvard University, Houghton Library
Role Title Holding Repository
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associatedWith Abud, Charles J. person
associatedWith Actors' Benevolent Fund. corporateBody
associatedWith Arnold, Augustus W., person
associatedWith Arnold, Samuel James, 1774-1852, person
associatedWith Auspitzer, of Vienna, fl. 1885, person
associatedWith Beazley, Samuel, 1786-1851. person
associatedWith Benedict, Julius, 1804-1885. person
associatedWith Bew, Marian Jemima, 1791 or 2-1853, person
associatedWith Carrick, Edward, 1905- person
associatedWith Cattermole, Charles, fl. 1859 person
associatedWith Chizzola, C. A. (Carlo A.), person
associatedWith Covent Garden Theatre. corporateBody
associatedWith Craig, Edward Gordon, 1872-1966. person
associatedWith Daly, Augustin, 1838-1899. person
associatedWith Dance, Charles, 1794-1863. person
associatedWith Drury Lane Theatre. corporateBody
associatedWith Elliston, R. W. (Robert William), 1774-1831. person
associatedWith Emery, Samuel Anderson, 1817-1881, person
associatedWith Grisell, Thomas, person
associatedWith Harrison, Frederick, 1853 or 4-1926, person
associatedWith Harrison, Maud, 1854-1907, person
correspondedWith Hill, George Birkbeck Norman, 1835-1903 person
associatedWith Howson, Charles Edwin, d. 1907, person
associatedWith Irving, Henry, Sir, 1838-1905. person
associatedWith Keeley, Robert, 1793-1869, person
associatedWith Lucas, John Seymour, 1849-1923 person
associatedWith Munt, A. W., fl. 1858, person
associatedWith Peake, Richard Brinsley, 1792-1847, person
associatedWith Peto, S. Morton Sir, 1809-1889, person
associatedWith Pyne, J. R., person
associatedWith Raymond, James Grant, d. 1817, person
associatedWith Rogers, Henry Munroe, 1839-1937 person
associatedWith Rousby, Wybert (William Wybert), person
associatedWith Rowland, E., person
associatedWith Stead, Hiram, person
associatedWith Stoker, Bram, 1847-1912. person
associatedWith Terry, Ellen, Dame, 1847-1928, person
associatedWith Withers, R. J., person
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England--London
England--London
Subject
Theater--History
Theater--Accounting--Manuscripts
Theater 19th century
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