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  • KTT/MK/1

    Press Cuttings Item

    1990-2007
    Press cuttings (mostly photocopied) relating to the Lawrence Batley Theatre and its productions:

    Box 1:
    1. 23 Nov 1990-Sep 1994
    2. 1996-1997
    3. 'Welcome - The Magazine for Disabled People' featuring an article on The Lawrence Batley Theatre winning a British Gas Adapt Award, Sep 1997

    Box 2:
    4.1998-1999

    Box 3:
    5. 2000-2007

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  • KTT/MK/2

    Publicity files Item

    1994 - 2004
    Marketing files for main house and cellar events comprising booking forms, marketing guides and materials, photographs, reviews and press releases. Boxes 1-4 contain files relating to specific shows. Box 5 contains general files relating to whole seasons or series of events.

    Box 1, A-E:

    1. 25th Anniversary Show, Dr Evadne Hing and Dame Hilda Bracket, 3 Jun 1999
    2. ‘The A-Z of Drugs’, Poulter and Duff, nd [?1996]
    3. A:Gender, Transaction Theatre Company, marketing disc, nd
    4. ‘Adolf’, Guy Masterton Productions, nd [?1999]
    5. ‘All You Ever Wanted to Know About... Opera!’, Travelling Opera, 20 Jun 1997
    6. ‘Anatomy Class’, Electronic Dance Theatre, 17 Sep 1997-18 Sep 1997
    7. ‘Arabian Nights’ Adonais Ballet, 23 Feb 1995-24 Feb 1995
    8. ‘Around the World in Eighty Minutes’, The Noisy Planet Band, Mar 1996
    9. ‘Bach with Bite’ and ‘Orpheus’ Adonais Ballet, 1 Nov 1997
    10. Kenny Ball, 17 Jul 1997
    11. ‘Ballet Bites’, Northern Ballet Theatre, 16 Oct 1996
    12. ‘The Bandit Beatles’, 30 Oct 1997
    13. ‘Barnum’, April 1996
    14. ‘The Barron Knights’, nd [1995]
    15. ‘Beggar’s Opera’, University Opera Group, 2 Mar 1997-7 Mar 1997
    16. ‘Blood Wedding’, The Boilerhouse Theatre Company, 10 Mar 1997-11 Mar 1997
    17. ‘La Boheme’, Crystal Clear Opera Trust, 16 Jan 1997
    18. ‘Bonded!’,Teata Fahodzi, 18 Jun 1999-19 Jun 1999
    19. ‘Bouncers’, Lawrence Batley Theatre Company, 20 Jan 1997-25 Jan 1997
    20. Jo Brand, nd [?1996]
    21. Buddy Holly and the Cricketers, Ten Pence Productions, 17 Dec 1997
    22. ‘Carousel’, Lindley Church Amateur Operatic Society, 13 Oct 1995-17 Oct 1995
    23. ‘Charlie and the Chocolate Factory’, Figment Theatre Company, Jul 1997-Aug 1997
    24. ‘The Changeling’, University of Huddersfield 23 Jan 1995-24 Jan 1995
    25. 'Cinderella and the Runaway Prince, 5 Dec 2002-28 Dec 2002
    26. ‘C’mon, C’mon’, Glam-a-Mania, 17 Jan 1998
    27. ‘Cold Fusion’, IOU Theatre Company, 27 Mar 1997
    28. ‘Cosi Fan Tutte’ and ‘The Barber of Seville’, Travelling Opera, Jan 1997
    29. ‘Comic Mysteries’, Oxford Stage Company, 7 May 1997-10 May 1997
    30. ‘The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)’, The Reduced Shakespeare Company, nd
    31. ‘The Cotton Club’, 11- Dec 1997-13 Dec 1997
    32. Barry Cryer, 3 Apr 1998
    33. Richard Digance, nd [?1996]
    34. ‘Dishonorable Ladies’, nd
    35. ‘Don Giovanni’, Pimlico Opera, 26 Jun 1996
    36. ‘Doubled-Up’, Fishy Tale Theatre Company, 6 Oct 1997-18 Oct 1997
    37. ‘The Echostone’, 18 Jun 1997-19 Jun 1997
    38. ‘Elsie and Norm’s Macbeth’ 21 Mar 1997-22 Mar 1997
    39. 'England World Cup Anniversary', 20 Jul 1996
    40. John Etheridge, 30 Jan [?1999]
    41. ‘An Evening with Queen Victoria’, Seven Muses, 16 Mar 1996

    Box 2, F-K:

    42. ‘Falstaff’, City of Birmingham Touring Opera, 26 Jan 1996-27 Jan 1996
    43. ‘Farndale Avenue Murder Mystery’ – Bridge Theatre Company, 5 Feb 1996-10 Feb 1996
    44. ‘Figaro – The Untold Tale’, Compact Opera, 19 Oct 1996
    45. ‘The First Huddersfield Masquerade Ball’, The Banner Company, 2 Feb 1996
    46. ‘Die Fledermaus’, European Chamber Opera, 30 May 1997
    47. ‘Flowers’, Music Theatre Wales, nd
    48. ‘Follies’, Huddersfield Amateur Operatic Society 11 Nov 1996-16 Nov 1996
    49. ‘Footworks’, Adastra, 18 May 1997
    50. ‘The Fruit Has Turned to Jam in the Fields’, The Scarlet Theatre, 1996
    51. ‘Funny Bones’, Snap Theatre Company, 15 Feb [?1999]
    52. ‘Game Show’, Gee Stor Productions, 3 Oct 1997
    53. ‘Guys and Dolls’, Woodhouse Amateur Operatic Society, 18 Mar 1996-23 Mar 1996
    54. ‘Happy Families’, Concept Theatre Company, 20 Oct 1997
    55. ‘Hard Shoes’, Full Body and the Voice, 12 Mar 2003-13 Mar 2003
    56. ‘Healthy Dance 97’ Green Candle/Health Dance Conference and Leap ’97, 14 Jul 1997
    57. ‘Hell’, Vital Theatre, 19 Mar 1997
    58. ‘Hello Dolly’, The Longwood Amateur Operatic Society, 1996
    59. ‘Howards End’, Snap Theatre Company, 4 Mar 1996-6 Mar 1996
    60. ‘Huggy’, 1998
    61. ‘I Have Been Here Before’, Middle Ground Theatre Company, 6 May 1996-11 May 1996
    62. ‘I, Said The Sparrow’, Pamela Keila Players, nd
    63. ‘The Impossible Dream’, Brian Blessed, 19 Nov 1996
    64. ‘In Fear of Frying’, Richard Digance Productions, May 1996 (possibly cancelled)
    65. ‘It Runs in the Family’, Huddersfield Thespians, 13 Jun 1996
    66. ‘Jane Austen’, Richard Digby Day, 28 Jun 1996-29 Jun 1996
    67. ‘Junior Drama Workshop’, Fishy Tale Company, 5 Sep 1995
    68. ‘Jyro-Scape’, Imlata Dance, 18 Feb 1996
    69. ‘Kathakali Dance’, Centre Ocean Stream, 3 Nov 1997
    70. ‘Keeper of Dreams’, Axis Dance, 29 Mar 1997
    71. ‘Keith Michell’s Family Album’, 5 Apr 1997
    72. James Keelaghan, 22 Oct 1997
    73. ‘Key to a Dream’, No Limits, nd
    74. ‘Klub’, Frantic Assembly, 18 Oct 1996


    Box 3, L-P:

    75. Lady Macbeth’, Millstream Theatre Company, 9 Mar 1996
    76. Andrew Lancel, 25 Oct 1997
    77. John Lang, Feb 1997-Mar 1997
    78. ‘The Last Freakshow’, marketing disc, nd
    79. ‘Let’s Do It – A Salute to Cole Porter’ 30 Oct 1996
    80. ‘The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe’, Figment Theatre Company, 3 Aug 1996 and 31 Aug 1996
    81. ‘Live Bed Show’, 28 Jan 1999
    82. ‘Loot’, Magnificent Theatre Company, Mar 1996
    83. ‘Lost Continent’ nd [?1996]
    84. Humphrey Lyttelton, 20 Jan 1996
    85. ‘Macbeth’, City of Birmingham Touring Opera, 8 Apr 1997
    86. ‘Madame Butterfly’, Crystal Clear Opera, 20 Feb 1996
    87. ‘Magic – A Kind of Queen’, Magic, 3 Dec 1996
    88. ‘Memory and Other Props’ and ‘A Fine Frenzy’, Shobana Jeyasingh Dance, 19 Feb 1999-20 Feb 1999
    89. ‘Miss Julie’, Huddersfield Thespians, 15 Jan 1996-20 Jan 1996
    90. ‘Mockingbird’, 20 Sep 1996
    91. ‘Modelling Spitfires’, Yellowleaf Theatre, nd [?2004]
    92. Rory Motion and Matt Harvey, 3 Jun 1999
    93. ‘Move Over Moriarty’, Lip Service, 25 and 28 Sep 1996
    94. Logan Murray and Jo Caulfield, nd
    95. ‘My Life With Kenneth Williams’, G and J Productions, nd [?2006]
    96. ‘My Love, My Umbrella’, Opera Theatre Company, 29 Oct 1997
    97. ‘Myths’, Sakoba Dance Theatre 27 Oct [?1998]
    98. National Youth Jazz Orchestra, 21 Mar 1997
    99. ‘The Nest’, Dead Ernest, 23 May 1997
    100. Eddie Nestor and Robbie Gee, 6 Jul 1997
    101. ‘Not a Game for Boys’, Not the National Theatre, nd
    102. ‘Now Comes the Dragon’s Hour’, The Grand Union Orchestra, [?31 Oct 1998]
    103. ‘Off Shoots’, Jan, Feb Apr and Sep 1997
    104. ‘On the Razzle’, Moving Theatre, 28 Jan 1999
    105. ‘The Owl and the Pussy Cat’, Applause Productions, 29 May 1997
    106. ‘The Owl Who Was Afraid of the Dark’, Snap Theatre Company, 2 Apr 1997-3 Apr 1997
    107. ‘The Pearl Fishers’, Opera Box, 19 Sep 1997
    108. ‘Perfect Pitch’, Hull Truck Theatre, 2 Feb 1999-6 Feb 1999
    109. ‘The Phantom of the Opera’, Show of Hands, 17 Oct 1996
    110. ‘Pieta’, Yurabe Masami, nd [?2006]
    111. ‘PoW!’ Paines Plough/Derby Playhouse, 1996
    112. Alan Price, nd
    113. ‘The Prophet’, Renu Setna, 30 Oct 1997
    114. ‘The Provoked Wife’, Oxford Stage Company, 29 Feb 1996


    Box 4, Q-Z:

    115. Random Dance, c.1996
    116. ‘Rebecca’, Huddersfield Thespians 27 Nov 1995-2 Dec 1995
    117. ‘Revue’, Huddersfield Light Opera Society, 5 Jul 1996-6 Jul 1996
    118. ‘The Rainforest’, Whitewood and Fleming 22 and 26 Oct 1996
    119. ‘The Rivals’, ReCreation Theatre Company, 23 Sep 1997-27 Sep 1997
    120. Alan Rudkin, 10 Feb 1996
    121. Alan Rudkin, 7 Nov 1997
    122. Scottish Dance Theatre, 12 Apr 1997
    123. Alpana Sengupta, 13 Oct 1996
    124.‘September in the Rain’, Concept Theatre Company, nd
    125. ‘Sharper Still’, Ouch Dance Company, 15 Jan 1997
    126. ‘Shining Souls’ Lawrence Batley Community Theatre, 4 Jun 1997-7 Jun 1997
    127. ‘Shot at the Troff’, Faulty Optic, 6 Apr 1996
    128. ‘Sleeping Beauty’, Adonais Ballet Company, 4 Dec 1996
    129. 'The Snow Queen', 6 Dec 1999-30 Dec 1999
    130. ‘Someone to Watch Over Me’, Huddersfield Thespians, 23 Aug 1996
    131. ‘The Sound of Hollywood’, The Song For Megan Company, nd [?1996]
    132. ‘Street Scene’ University Opera Group, 12 Mar 1995-14 Mar 1995
    133. ‘Stung’, Momentary Fusion, 10 Jun 1997
    134. Yusuf Sultan, nd [?1995]
    135. ‘Sweeney Todd’, The Watermill West Berkshire Playhouse, 4 May 2004-8 May 2004
    136. ‘A Talent to Amuse’, Peter Greenwell, 19 Sep 1996
    137. ‘Talking Heads’, Livespace Theatre Company, 20 Sep 1996-21 Sep 1996
    138. ‘The Tempest’ Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds, publicity compact disc, 2004
    139. ‘Target Practice’, Mark Denny, 25 Jun 1998
    140. ‘The Tempest’, English Shakespeare Company International, 12 Jun 1997-13 Jun 1997
    141. ‘Temporary Rupture’, Black Theatre, 29 Oct 1996-30 Oct 1996
    142. ‘There’s a Girl in My Soup’, ID Productions, 7 Dec 1996
    143. ‘Three Men in a Boat', Rodney Bewes, 29 May [?1999]
    144. Kathryn Tickell, 7 Jun 1996
    145. ‘Too Darn Hot’, Glyn Kerslake, 15 Sep 1996
    146. ‘Troll’ and ‘In the Pink’ Tutti Frutti, 2 Jun-3 Jun [?1999]
    147. ‘Two’, Concept Theatre Company, 14 May 1997-15 May 1997
    148. ‘Urban Guru’, 26 Sep 1997
    149. ‘The Ultimate 60s Concert’, The Imposters, 2 Apr 1998
    150. ‘Under Milk Wood’, Volcano, 26 Sep 1996-27 Sep 1996
    151. ‘University Big Band’, 17 Feb 1997
    152. ‘Voulez Vous’, 5 Nov 1996
    153.‘Voulez Vous’, 2 Oct 1997
    154. ‘Weekend Break’, Hull Truck Theatre, 18 Jul 1997-19 Jul 1997
    155. ‘Weird Night’, Rare Breed, 27 Jun 1997
    156. ‘West Side Story’, KYPAC, nd
    157. ‘When Dyllis Got Stuck Up the Chimney’, Dyllis Productions, 14 Dec 2002
    158. Whitewood and Fleming, nd
    159. ‘The Yeomen of the Guard’, Huddersfield Gilbert and Sullivan Society, 14 May 1996-18 May 1996
    160. ‘Zero’, Frantic Assembly, 28 Oct 1997

    Miscellaneous publicity files:

    161. Full Body and the Voice [An LBT Resident Company] promotional material, 2004
    162. IOU Theatre brochure, nd
    163. 10 Years of the Lawrence Batley Theatre celebration invitation, 16 Jul 2004
    164. Flyers promoting the use of the theatre for corporate hospitality purposes, 1998
    165. Laminated poster entitled ‘Get into the LBT’ advertising workshops and events, 24 Aug 1994-3 Sep 1994
    166. Grand gala opening invitation, 11 Sep 1994
    167. File including budget projections, advertising costs, notes on profit and loss, and press cuttings Jan 1996-Jun 2000
    168. Report of Marketing research project for the Lawrence Batley Theatre, nd [?1996]
    169. Notes and images relating to ‘Patience’ by Gilbert and Sullivan, nd
    170. 'Get into the LBT leaflet, [?1994]
    171. Wallet containing three publicity documents relating to the opening of the theatre, one entitled 'A New Theatre for Kirklees!', one in Gujerati and one in Urdu, nd [?1993]
    172. Leaflet advertising the Lawrence Batley Theatre Cellar Theatre infra red hearing system loop, nd [?1994]

    Box 5:

    Marketing files relating to whole seasons or series of events:

    173. Buskers (plan to invite buskers to perform in the theatre courtyard), nd
    174. Moving Parts Festival, Apr 1997
    175. File entitled ‘Amateurs’, relating to various amateur theatre companies, Mar 1997-Oct 1997
    176. Youth Theatre, 1997
    177. Comedy, Autumn/Winter 1995
    178. Alternative Comedy, 1996
    179. Comedy, Summer 1997
    180. Comedy, Autumn 1997
    181. Comedy, 1997
    182. Courtyard Summer Events, Jun 1997
    183. Huddersfield Poetry Festival, nd
    184. Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival, 1995
    185. Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival, 1996
    186. Folk, 1995
    187. Folk, Spring 1996
    189. Folk, 1996
    190. Folk, Summer 1997
    191. Film, 1995
    192. Film, Autumn 1996
    193. Jazz, 1994-1996
    194. Jazz, 1996-1997
    195. Cellar Jazz, nd
    196. File containing press releases for whole seasons or series of events, 1998-1999



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  • KTT/MK/3

    Posters Item

    1997-2006
    1. 'Cinderella and the Runaway Price', Tutti Frutti Productions, 5 Dec 2002-28 Dec 2002
    2. 'Coming up for Air', Nu Century Arts, 20 Mar 2003
    3. 'Harlem The World Famous Gospel Choir', Helter Skelter, 17 Oct 2002
    4. 'Merlin and the Enchanted Mirror', 11 Dec 2006-30 Dec 2006
    5. 'Mission', State of Emergency Limited, 3 Jun 2003
    6. 'Music Hall' event at Huddersfield Town Hall (fundraiser for Kirklees Theatre Trust) 2 Sep 2004-4 Sep 2004
    7. 'Quartet', Jimbo Productions, 2 Jun 2003-7 Jun 2003
    8. 'Rip Van Winkle and the Fizziness Business', Play It By Ear Productions, 10 Dec 1997-3 Jan 1998
    9. 'Romeo and Juliet' Lawrence Batley Youth Theatre, 3 Nov 1999-6 Nov 1999
    10. 'The Snow Queen' The Lawrence Batley Theatre Company, 6 Dec 1999-30 Dec 1999
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  • KTT/MK/4

    Programmes Item

    1915-2006
    Programmes almost all dating from 1993-2006.

    Box 1:

    ‘Christmas Cat and the Pudding Pirates’, nd [?1994]
    ‘Gloria, A Pigtail’, Opera North, 17 Nov-19 Nov [?1994]
    Grand Charity Opening Night of Lawrence Batley Theatre, 11 Sep 1994
    ‘Holly and the Ivy’, Middle Ground Theatre Company,17-21 Feb 1994
    Lawrence Batley Theatre commemorative programme, Sep 1994
    ‘Leave Taking’, Royal National Theatre, 1994
    ‘Mr Marriot Ramsden’s Celebrated Music Hall’, Huddersfield Theatre Users Association, 8 Sep 1994-10 Sep 1994
    ‘Out with the Old, In with the New’, Huddersfield Theatre Users Association, 23 Jun 1994-25 Jun 1994
    ‘Songlines’, Grand Union Orchestra, nd [?1994]
    ‘St David’s School, Presentation of Prizes, Certificates and Trophies’, 19 Oct 1994

    ‘Adventures of Mr Toad’, 7 Dec 1995-30 Dec 1995
    ‘Aladdin’, Huddersfield Light Opera Company, 9 Jan 1995-14 Jan 1995
    ‘Annie Get Your Gun’, Lindley Church Amateur Operatic Society, 13 Feb 1995-18 Feb 1995
    ‘Ballet Central’, Northern Ballet Theatre, nd [?1995]
    ‘The Caretaker’, Compass Theatre Company, 1995
    ‘Foolish But Fun’, Huddersfield North Gang Show, 2 Mar 1995-4 Mar 1995
    ‘Gondoliers’, Huddersfield Gilbert and Sullivan Society, 16 May 1995-20 May 1995
    ‘Goodbye Mr Chips’, Watermill Theatre, 1 May 1995-6 May 1995
    ‘Huddersfield Thespians, 75th Anniversary Programme’, 1995
    ‘Huddersfield Thespians, 76th Season Programme’, 1995-1996
    ‘The Importance of Being Earnest’, English Touring Theatre, 5 Jun-10 Jun [?1995]
    ‘Lighthouse’, Music Theatre Wales, nd [?1995]
    ‘Mame’, Huddersfield Light Opera Company, 3 Apr 1995-8 Apr 1995
    ‘The Marvellous Boy’ and ‘Dear Prudence’, Our Theatre Company, 16 Oct 1995
    ‘Mastersingers in Concert’, 21 May 1995
    ‘My Fair Lady’, Huddersfield Amateur Operatic Society, Nov 1995
    ‘The Navigator’, nd [?1995]
    ‘North Stars Steel Orchestra’, 15 Oct 1995
    ‘Parson’s Pirates’ Opera Della Luna, nd [?1995]
    ‘The Picture of Dorian Gray’, Opera North, 1995
    ‘Seven Brides for Seven Brothers’, Woodhouse Amateur Operatic Society, Mar 1995
    ‘A Song for Megan’, Paul Whittaker with Cabaret Theatre, 5 May 1995
    ‘Sophisticated Ladies, Duke Ellington’, Cabaret Theatre, 1995
    ‘The Story of the Boy and the Wind’, Banialuka Poland, 21 Apr 1995
    ‘Sweet Charity’ Handstand, nd [?1995]
    ‘That’ll Be the Day’, Xclusive Limited, 14 Sep 1995
    ‘Twelfth Night’, Oxford Stage Company, 26 Oct-3 Nov [?1995]
    ‘Uneasy Lies the Head’, Patrick Stewart one man show, 23 Sep 1995
    ‘Venus and Adonis’ and ‘Marriage of Figaro’, University Opera Group, 30 Mar 1995
    ‘Wildman’, Aldeburgh Foundation Major Road and Theatre Royal, Bury St Edmunds, 15 Jun 1995

    ‘Alice’, Trestle Theatre Company, 1 Jul 1996-17 Jul 1996
    ‘Alice, Artist’s Catalogue’, 1 Jul 1996-17 Jul 1996
    ‘Animal Farm’, Northern Stage, nd [?1996]
    ‘Ballet Central’, Northern Ballet, 1996
    ‘Bar Utopia’ Mike Westbrook Orchestra, 20 Nov 1996
    ‘Carmen, Cosi Fan Tutte and The Barber of Seville’ Travelling Opera, 31 May 1996-1 Jun 1996
    ‘Endgame and Krapps Last Tape by Samuel Beckett’, Compass Theatre Company, 1996
    ‘Farndale Avenue Murder Mystery’, Bridge Theatre, 6 Feb 1996-10 Feb 1996
    ‘Flowers’, Music Theatre Wales, nd [?1996]
    ‘Hamlet’, Oxford Stage Company, 1 Oct 1996-5 Oct 1996
    Huddersfield Technical College, Leap 96, 27 Jun 1996
    ‘Huddersfield Thespians, 77th season’, 1996-1997
    ‘I’ve Been Here Before’, Middle Ground Theatre Company, 1996
    ‘Like a Virgin’, Hull Truck Theatre Company, 1996
    ‘Lady Macbeth’, Millstream Theatre Company, nd [?1996]
    ‘Madam Butterfly, Carmen and Don Pasquale’ Crystal Clear Opera, nd [?1996]
    ‘Persuasion, Jane Austen’, ReCreation Theatre Company, nd [?1996]
    ‘Pied Piper’, Ronan Paterson and Ron McAllister, 12 Dec 1996-4 Jan 1997
    ‘The Provoked Wife by Vanbrugh’, Oxford Stage Company, nd [?1996]
    ‘Shakers the Musical’, Jane Thornton and John Godber, 28 Oct 1996-2 Nov 1996
    ‘Sleeping Beauty’, Adonis Ballet Company, nd [?1996]
    ‘Street Scene’, Huddersfield University Opera Group, 12 Mar 1996-14 Mar 1996
    ‘Temporary Rupture’, Black Theatre Co-operative, 29 Oct 1996-30 Oct 1996
    ‘Yeoman of the Guard’, Huddersfield Gilbert & Sullivan Society, 14 May 1996-18 May 1996

    ‘All’s Well that Ends Well’, Oxford Stage Company, 14 Oct-18 Oct [?1997]
    ‘Ballet Central’, Northern Ballet, 15 Jun 1997
    ‘The Beggar’s Opera’, The University Opera Group, 6 Mar 1997-7 Mar 1997
    ‘Bouncers’, LBT Production, 20 Jan 1997-25 Jan 1997
    ‘Buddy Holly and the Cricketers’, Ten Pence Productions, 17 Dec 1997
    ‘The Canterbury Tales’, Lawrence Batley Theatre, 29 Apr 1997-3 May 1997
    ‘Charlie and the Chocolate Factory’, Figment Theatre Company, 2 Aug 1997
    ‘Gym and Tonic’, Hull Truck Theatre Company, nd [ ?1997]
    ‘Huddersfield Thespians 78th Season', 1997-1998
    ‘Me and My Girl’, Huddersfield Amateur Operatic Society, Nov 1997
    ‘My Life with Kenneth Williams’, David Benson, nd [?1997]
    ‘Rip Van Winkle and the Fizziness Business’, Lawrence Batley Theatre and Play It By Ear Productions, 10 Dec 1997-3 Jan 1998
    ‘Robin, Prince of Sherwood’, Woodhouse Amateur Operatic Society, 18 Mar 1997-22 Mar 1997
    ‘Romeo and Juliet’, Northern Broadsides, 10 Mar 1997-15 Mar 1997

    ‘Absent Friends’, Lawrence Batley Theatre and London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts 17 Sep 1998-19 Sep 1998
    ‘An Evening with Doreen France and Friends’, 15 Jan 1998-16 Jan 1998
    ‘And Nothing But the Truth’, Vtol Dance Company, [?1998]
    ‘Bouncers’, Hull Truck Theatre Company, 14 Dec 1998-23 Dec 1998
    ‘C’mon C’mon’, Leisure Management, 17 Jan 1998
    ‘Chicago’, Woodhouse Operatic Society, 17 Mar 1998-21 Mar 1998
    ‘Dick Whittington’, Huddersfield Light Opera Company, 6 Jan 1998-11 Jan 1998
    ‘Eclipse’, Lawrence Batley Youth Theatre, 13 May 1998-15 May 1998
    ‘The Enchanted Toyshop’, Ian Liston and The Hiss and Boo Company, 28 Dec 1998-2 Jan 1999
    ‘Fool’s Gold’, Huddersfield North Gang Show, 26 Feb 1998-28 Feb 1998
    ‘The Glass Menagerie’, Hayden Searle Productions, 1998
    ‘The Great Gatsby’, Stage One Theatre Company, 12 Mar 1998-14 Mar 1998
    ‘H.M.S. Pinafore and The Zoo’, Huddersfield Gilbert and Sullivan Society, 12 May 1998-16 May 1998
    ‘House’, 10 Nov 1998-6 Dec 1998
    ‘Huddersfield Thespians, Yorkshire Mixtures’, 79th season 1998-1999
    ‘It Started with a Kiss’, Hull Truck Theatre, 27-31 Jan 1998
    ‘Johnny Blue’, Oxford Stage Company, 5 Mar 1998-7 Mar 1998
    ‘Junk’, Oxford Stage Company, 4 Mar 1998-7 Mar 1998
    ‘Kiss Me Kate’, Lindley Church Amateur Operatic Society, 10 Feb 1998-14 Feb 1998
    ‘Macbeth Succumb to Me’, Maqama Theatre, 15 Jul 1998-18 Jul 1998
    ‘Madam Butterfly’, Opera Box, 26 Mar 1998
    ‘Merry Widow’, Huddersfield Amateur Operatic Society, Nov 1998
    ‘Midsummer Night’s Dream’, Oxford Stage Company, 3 Nov 1998-7 Nov 1998
    ‘Salad Days’, Huddersfield Light Opera Company, 20 Apr 1998-25 Apr 1998
    ‘Trafford Tanzi’, Barclays Stage and Arts Council, 28 May 1998-30 May 1998
    ‘Ultimate 60s Concert’ Leisure Management, 2 Apr 1998

    ‘Arise’ and ‘I Licked a Slag’s Deodorant’, Rocket Theatre Company, 25 Feb [?1999]
    ‘Autumn Tour’, Mikron Theatre Company, 1999
    ‘Blithe Spirit’, Harrogate Theatre on Tour, 1999
    ‘Cinderella’, Huddersfield Light Opera Company, 5 Jan 1999-10 Jan 1999
    ‘Crazy for You’, Huddersfield Amateur Operatic Society, Nov 1999
    ‘Dangerous Corner’, Middle Ground Theatre Company, 4 Nov 1999-6 Nov 1999
    ‘Fat Hamlet’ Loitering with Intent, nd [?1999]
    ‘Funnybones’, Shap Theatre Company, 15 Feb 1999-17 Feb 1999
    ‘Gold’, Hull Truck Theatre Company, 14 Dec 1999-18 Dec 1999
    ‘Haunting Julia’, Stephen Joseph Theatre Company, 16 Mar 1999-20 Mar 1999
    ‘High Society’, Lindley Church Amateur Operatic Society, 9 Feb 1999-13 Feb 1999
    ‘Irene’ Longwood Amateur Operatic Society, 27 Sep-2 Oct 1999
    ‘Just in Time’, Mikron Theatre Company, nd [?1999]
    ‘K’Dar’, Hush Hush Hush, nd [?1999]
    ‘Kissing Sid James’, Hull Truck Theatre, 21 May 1999-22 May 1999
    ‘Little Shop of Horrors’, Woodhouse Operatic Society, 22 Mar 1999-27 Mar 1999
    ‘Mnemonic’ Theatre de Complicite, 24 Jun-26 Jun [?1999]
    ‘Off Limits’, Full Body and the Voice Mencap Project, nd [?1999]
    ‘On the Razzle!’, Moving Theatre, nd [?1999]
    ‘Return to Treasure Island’, Lawrence Batley Theatre and Figment Theatre Company, 31 Jul 1999 and 7 Aug 1999
    Shobana Jeyasingh Dance Company, 1999
    ‘The Snow Queen’, Lawrence Batley Theatre, 6 Dec 1999-30 Dec 1999
    ‘South Pacific’, Huddersfield Light Opera Company, 19 Apr 1999-24 Apr 1999
    ‘Sulphur16’, Random Dance Company, 2 Nov 1999
    ‘Teechers’, Hull Truck Theatre Company, 21 Oct-23 Oct [?1999]
    ‘Three Men in a Boat’, Rodney Bewes and Elsewhere Theatre Productions, 15 Jul [?1999]
    ‘Troll’, Tutti Frutti, nd [?1999]
    ‘Widowers’ Houses’, Royal National Theatre, 19 Oct 1999-20 Oct 1999

    Box 2:

    ‘Africa Africa’, The Mighty Zulu Nation/Royal Academy of Dance, nd [?2000]
    ‘Ballet Central’, Northern Ballet, 25 Jun 2000
    ‘Balti Kings’, Tamasha Theatre Company and Birmingham Repertory Theatre with Lyric Theatre Hammersmith, 14 Mar 2000-15 Mar 2000
    ‘Basking with Sharks’, Leikin Loppu, nd [?2000]
    ‘Beauty and the Beast’, Tutti Frutti, nd [?2000]
    ‘Beer Street’, Mikron Theatre Company, 5 Oct 2000
    ‘Bitter Fruit’, Birmingham Contemporary Music Group and Trestle Theatre Company, 16 Nov 2000
    ‘Curtains’, Woodhouse Operatic Society, 6 Sep 2000-9 Sep 2000
    ‘Don Giovanni’, 1 Jul 2000
    ‘The Emperor’s New Clothes’, Tutti Frutti, nd [?2000]
    ‘Eugene Onegin’, Pimlico Opera, nd [?2000]
    ‘The Hobbit’, Figment Theatre Company, 29 Jul 2000 and 11 Aug 2000-12 Aug 2000
    ‘The Jungle Book’, Lawrence Batley Community Theatre Company, 9 Jun 2000-17 Jun 2000
    ‘Light’, Theatre de Complicite, 1 Sep 2000-3 Sep 2000
    ‘Monkey!’, Young Vic Theatre Company, 5 Feb 2000-9 Feb 2000
    ‘Musical Chairs’, Full Body and the Voice, nd [?2000]
    ‘Orpheus in the Underworld’, Huddersfield Amateur Operatic Society, 6 Nov 2000-11 Nov 2000
    ‘Return to the Forbidden Planet’, Kirklees Youth Performing Arts Co, 12 Sep 2000-15 Sep 2000
    ‘Ruddigore’, Huddersfield Gilbert & Sullivan Society, 16 May 2000-20 May 2000
    ‘She Stoops to Conquer’, Compass Theatre Company, nd [?2000]
    ‘Sweet Charity’, Woodhouse Operatic Society, 2000
    ‘Talking About Men’, Steven Luckie, nd [?2000]
    ‘Thick as a Brick’, Hull Truck Theatre, 8 Feb 2000-12 Feb 2000
    ‘Tosca’, Crystal Clear Opera, 16 Mar 2000
    ‘Virtual Reality’, Stephen Joseph Theatre Company, 7 Mar 2000-11 Mar 2000
    ‘Waiting Room’, Benji Reid and Yorkshire Dance, 21 Sep 2000-22 Sep 2000
    ‘Wyrd Sisters’, Huddersfield Thespians, 10 Oct 2000-14 Oct 2000

    ‘Bedroom Farce’, Stephen Joseph Theatre Company, 30 Jan 2001-3 Feb 2001
    ‘Brassed Off’, Community Production, 3 Jul 2001-7 Jul 2001
    ‘Firebird’, Tutti Frutti, 5 Dec 2001-29 Dec 2001
    ‘Half a Sixpence’, Huddersfield Light Opera Company, 23 Apr 2001-28 Apr 2001
    ‘Hansel and Gretel’, Opera North, Spring 2001
    ‘Hashirgaki’, Heiner Goebbels, nd [?2001]
    ‘On a Night Like This’, Hull Truck Theatre Company, 27 Feb 2001-3 Mar 2001
    ‘The Slipper and the Rose’, Huddersfield Amateur Operatic Society, Nov 2001

    ‘All Steamed Up’, Mikron Theatre Company, 23 Oct 2002
    ‘The Bible’, Reduced Shakespeare Company, 27 Mar 2002-28 Mar 2002
    ‘Cinderella and the Runaway Prince’, Tutti Frutti, 5 Dec 2002-28 Dec 2002
    ‘Jaleo Flamenco’, nd [?2002]
    ‘Kes’, Lawrence Batley Theatre Community Production, 16 Jul 2002-20 Jul 2002
    ‘The Misanthrope’, Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds Production, 31 Oct-2 Nov [?2002]
    ‘Oliver!’, Huddersfield Light Opera Company, 22 Apr 2002-27 Apr 2002
    ‘Quartet’, Jimbo Productions, Jun 2003
    ‘Sanctuary’, Hettie MacDonald, 4 Sep 2002-7 Sep 2002
    ‘Talking Heads’, Huddersfield Thespians, 12 Mar 2002-16 Mar 2002

    ‘Aladdin’, Tutti Frutti, 9 Dec 2003-3 Jan 2004
    ‘Around the World in Eighty Days’, Lawrence Batley Theatre Community Production, 22 Jul 2003-26 Jul 2003
    ‘Biting the Bullet’, Huddersfield Thespians, nd [?2003]
    ‘Carousel’ Longwood Amateur Operatic Society, 6 Oct 2003-11 Oct 2003
    ‘Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds Production, 25 Sep 2003-27 Sep 2003
    ‘Cloudland’, Travelling Light Theatre Company, nd [?2003]
    ‘Copacabana’, Huddersfield Light Opera Company, 28 Apr 2003-3 May 2003
    ‘Don Giovanni’, Mid Wales Opera, 20 Oct 2003
    ‘Hot Mikado’, Woodhouse Operatic Society, 18 Mar 2003-22 Mar 2003
    ‘Just Before the Rain’, Peshkar Productions, nd [?2003]
    ‘Just Pearl’, Roy Clarke, nd [?2003]
    ‘On Heat’, Phil Cool, 1 Nov 2003
    ‘The Mikado’, Opera Della Luna, nd [?2003]
    ‘Quartet’, Jimbo Productions, 2 Jun 2003-7 Jun 2003
    ‘Reunion’, Hull Truck Theatre Company, nd [?2003]
    ‘Rumpelstiltskin’, Tutti Frutti, 9 Apr 2003-15 Apr 2003
    ‘Silas Marner’, Clwyd Theatr Cymru, 28 Mar 2003-29 Mar 2003
    ‘Verve’, Northern School of Contemporary Dance, 29 May 2003

    ‘All the Great Books’, The Reduced Shakespeare Company, 19 May 2004-20 May 2004
    ‘A Christmas Carol’, Lawrence Batley Theatre, 7 Dec 2004-31 Dec 2004
    ‘Cloudland’, Travelling Light Theatre Company, nd [?2004]
    ‘Double Dutch’, Yellow Leaf Theatre, nd [?2004]
    ‘Die Fledermaus’, Huddersfield Amateur Operatic Society, nd [?2004]
    ‘The Owl and the Pussycat’, Tutti Frutti, 10 Dec 2004-23 Dec 2004
    ‘Phoenix Dance Theatre’, 18 May 2004
    ‘Sweeny Todd’, Watermill West Berkshire Playhouse, 4 May 2004-8 May 2004
    ‘Teechers’, Hull Truck Theatre Company, 20 Sep 2004-25 Sep 2004
    ‘The Tempest’, Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds Production, 30 Sep 2004-2 Oct 2004
    ‘The Wiz’, KYPAC, 8 Sep 2004-11 Sep 2004
    ‘Zipp with Giles Brandreth’, Pocket Music Theatre, 15 Apr 2004

    ‘Abigail’s Party’, Huddersfield Thespians, 29 Nov 2005-3 Dec 2005
    ‘Arsenic and Old Lace’, Huddersfield Thespians, 18 Jan 2005-22 Jan 2005
    ‘Bill Maxted’s Most Excellent Adventure’, Yellow Leaf Theatre Company, 21 Apr 2005
    ‘Goldilocks’, Tutti Frutti, 25 May 2005-1 Jun 2005
    ‘Little Red Riding Hood’, Huddersfield Light Opera Company, 8 Jan 2005-15 Jan 2005
    ‘The Pajama Game’, Lindley Church Amateur Operatic Society, 8 Feb 2005-12 Feb 2005
    ‘Scrooge’, Huddersfield Amateur Operatic Society, Nov 2005
    ‘The Wizard of Oz’, Pamela Strickland and Zoe Cook Theatre School with Huddersfield Light Opera Company, 13 Jul 2005-16 Jul 2005

    ‘Cinderella’, Huddersfield Light Opera Company, 20 Feb 2006-25 Feb 2006
    ‘Horror for Wimps’, LipService with Greenwich Theatre, 13 Feb 2006-15 Feb 2006
    ‘Merlin and the Enchanted Mirror’, Kirklees Theatre Trust, 11 Dec 2006-30 Dec 2006

    Programmes with no dates:

    ‘Arabian Nights’, Adonais Ballet Company, nd
    ‘Beyond Broadway, The Show’, Calibre Productions, nd
    ‘Big Shiny Dress Tour’, The Nualas, nd
    ‘Breathe’, Torborah Dance, nd
    ‘Bugsy Malone’, Huddersfield Grammar School, nd
    ‘Byrthrite’, The Cellar Community Company, 1995
    ‘Circus Arts’, Pete Z, nd
    ‘Figaro’s Wedding’, Pimlico Opera, nd
    ‘Friendly Fire’, Lawrence Batley Youth Theatre, nd
    ‘Go For It’, Kirklees Schools, 4 Jul-8 Jul [1995, 2000 or 2006]
    ‘House of Straw’, Mill Stream Theatre Company and Trestle Theatre Company, nd
    ‘I Dare You’ Railtrack, nd
    ‘The Importance of Being Earnest’, KAOS Theatre, nd
    ‘In the House of Crossed Desires’, nd
    ‘I Wanna Be...’ Figment Theatre Company, nd
    ‘Lempen Puppets’, Puppet Theatre Company, nd
    ‘Leikin Loppu’, nd
    ‘Living Pretty’, nd [post 2003]
    ‘Macbeth’, nd
    ‘Mr Marriot Ramsden’s Celebrated Music Hall’, (Fundraiser for Kirklees Theatre Trust), nd [1993 or 1994]
    ‘The Mouse and his Child’, Open Hand Theatre Company, nd
    ‘The Picture of Dorian Gray’, Show of Hands, nd
    ‘Sir Fool’s Quest’, PuppetCraft, nd
    ‘Up ‘n’ Under’, Hull Truck Theatre Company, nd
    ‘Wishing on Candles’, No Limits Experimental Theatre, nd
    '(Y)our House', I.D.O.X, nd

    Miscellaneous programmes:
    My Fair Lady, Theatre Royal, Drury Lane nd [?1960]
    Grand Patriotic Concert, Town Hall (Huddersfield), 23 July 1915
    Huddersfield County Borough Police Guild, Police Concert, 18 November 1936
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  • KTT/MK/5

    What's On Guides Item

    1994-2017
    Box 1:

    1. Envelope of brochures accompanying programmes of events in which the Lawrence Batley Theatre participated, including The National Festival of Women Writers, 1995; Dance in West Yorkshire, 1995; the UK Year of Literature in Kirklees, 1995; Huddersfield Poetry Festival, 2005 and Huddersfield Arts Council Weekend, 7 Jul 2000-9 Jul 2000

    2. Envelope containing brochures for 1994-1999, including:

    Sep 1994-Nov 1994
    Nov 1994-Jan 1995
    Jan1995-Jul 1995
    Aug 1995-Dec 1995
    Jan 1996-Apr 1996
    Sep 1996 Dec 1996
    Jan 1997-Apr 1997
    Apr 1997-Jul 1997
    Sep1997-Dec 1997
    Jan 1998-Apr 1998
    Apr 1998-Aug 1998
    Jan 1999-Apr 1999
    Moving Parts Festival, Apr 1999
    Apr 1999-Aug 1999
    Sep 1999-Dec 1999

    3. Envelope containing brochures for 2000-2004, including:

    Jan 2000-Apr 2000
    Apr 2000-Aug 2000
    Sep 2000-Dec 2000
    Jan 2001-Apr 2001
    Apr 2001-Jul 2001
    Sep 2001-Dec 2001
    Jan 2002-Apr 2002
    May 2002-Aug 2002
    Sep 2002-Dec 2002
    Jan 2003-Apr 2003
    May 2003-Aug 2003
    Sep 2003-Dec 2003
    Jan 2004-Apr 2004
    May 2004-Aug 2004
    Sep 2004-Dec 2004

    4. Envelope containing brochures for 2005-2009, including:

    Jan 2005-Apr 2005
    May 2005-Aug 2005
    Sep 2005-Dec 2005
    May 2006-Aug 2006
    Sep 2006-Dec 2006
    Jan 2007-Mar 2007
    Sep 2007-Dec 2007
    Jan 2008-Apr 2008
    May 2008-Aug 2008
    Sep 2008-Dec 2008
    Sep-Dec 2009

    Spring/ Summer 2017
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