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Images
All images are in colour unless otherwise stated.

Before and during Queen Street Chapel conversion:

1. Black and white photograph of interior of Queen Street Methodist Chapel before it was converted, nd [?1970]
2. Black and white photograph of exterior of theatre building before conversion began, nd [pre-1994]
3. 32 photographs of fundraising event at Oakwell Hall with Thelma Barlow, nd [?1991]
4. Nine photographs of models of theatre in colour and black and white, nd, [?1992]
5. 42 photographs of original features of building including fireplace, building works in progress, contractors and Kirklees Theatre Trust officers visiting theatre site and inspecting architect's model of building, nd [?1994-?1995]
6. Six colour and black and white photographs of the theatre under construction, nd [?1991-?1994]
7. Two photographs of Ron McAllister, Lord Harewood and others inspecting model of theatre in Huddersfield Town Hall, 1993
8. Two photographs of Lord Harewood, Ron McAllister and others with scale model of theatre, nd [?1993]
9. Three black and white phtographs of Ron McAllister, Val Javin and others posing outside theatre entrance in hard hats, possibly to mark the awarding of contract to Laing North East, 3 Sep 1993
10. Two photographs of Ron McAllister, Barry Kidd, Councillor John Mernagh, Val Javin and one other in Huddersfield Town Hall with document [?1993]
11. Photograph of press conference with Councillor John Mernagh, Lawrence Batley, Lord Harewood and Ron McAllister, nd [?1994]
12. John Mernagh, Lawrence Batley, Lord Harewood and Ron McAllister in Queen Square, nd [?1994]
13. Five photographs of Lord Harewood with scale model of theatre on site with architects, and contact sheet, nd [?1993]
14. Two colour and black and white photographs of representatives of Carlsberg Tetley presenting cheque to Ron McAllister in Queens Square with shire horses, nd [?1993]
15.Eleven colour and black and white photographs of Prunella Scales’ visit to construction site, 5 Mar 1993
16. Two contact sheets of Michael Williams unveiling plaque, [?1993]
17. Two black and white contact sheets of Ron McAllister, Marjorie Mowlam MP, Mark Fisher MP and others on visit to theatre site and one photograph of BTEC drama students performing for them, 1994
18. Nine photographs of Lord Harewood shaking hands with representatives of Corporate Sponsors including British Gas and Barclays and two contact sheets, May 1992
19. 10 photographs of Dame Judi Dench during the foundation stone laying event, some mouted on card, 25 Oct 1993
20. 12 photographs taken in theatre courtyard to mark occasion of theatre keys being handed over to Councillor John Mernagh featuring Ron McAllister, Barry Kidd, trustees and councillors, Aug 1994
21. Three colour and black and white photographs featuring Ron McAllister and Alan Aykbourn; in restaurant with four others (possibly French writers); and seated in theatre with two others, nd [?1994]
22. Postcard showing theatre interior, nd [?1997]
23. 13 photographs and contact sheets of completed theatre building, nd [?1994]
24. 11 contact sheets and photographs showing theatre details and finishes, nd [?1994]

Theatre building in use:

24: 20 photographs of animal, Star Trek and Christmas themed displays in theatre entrance, [?1995]
25. Box of slides containing images relating to the theatre’s public art commission, nd
26. 42 Polaroid photographs of water damage and other building defects, possibly taken in relation to negligence claim against contractor, nd [?1995]
27. 11 photographs of children on workshops at the theatre, with associated floppy disc, nd [?1996-?1998]
28. Nine colour and black and white photographs taken by The Huddersfield Daily Examiner with the following annotations: ‘Fun in Theatre Courtyard’, 28 Aug 1994; ‘LBT leaking roof and two characters from production of Merchant of Venice’, 22 May 1997; ‘Lawrence Batley Theatre, cutting of birthday cake on open day’, 16 Sep 1995; ‘Ron McAllister celebrates along with staff from the theatre on the announcement of a lottery grant’, 1 Aug 1996; ‘Little Angel Puppet Theatre, Lawrence Batley Theatre’ nd; ‘Huddersfield Theatre Users Association – cheque presentation’, 30 Jun 1997; ‘Halifax Building Society cheque presentation to Moving Parts Festival at LBT’, 10 Apr 1997; ‘Art by Socially Handicapped’, 8 May 1997; ‘Masquerade Ball organiser Grant Lowe’, 31 Jan 1996

North Wing conversion:

29. 47 photographs of North Wing before works began with negatives, nd [?1995]
30. Approximately 140 photographs of North Wing building work with negatives, nd [?1996-?1998]
31. Approximately 60 photographs of North Wing building work with negatives, nd [?1996-?1998]
32. Photographs showing North Wing occupied, nd [?1996]

Miscellaneous:

33. Folder containing miscellaneous images including: photograph of two people in restaurant, nd; original painting of theatre used for publicity purposes, nd [?1992]; Transparent photographic image of artwork used for commemorative programme, 1994; Reprint of pen and watercolour picture of theatre by Barbara Ellis, sold by friends of LBT, nd [?1994]; postcard to Ron McAllister from ‘Amanda’, 29 May 1998; signed photograph of Thelma Barlow in a pub with Ron McAllister, Denis Ripley and one other, Apr 2000

Box 2:

Photographs of productions performed at the Lawrence Batley Theatre, and photographs intended for use by the theatre for the purpose of publicising shows, films and events. Some photographs were sent to the theatre speculatively, and the productions they represent may not have been performed at this venue.

34. 'The A-Z of Taboo’, James Poulter and Graham Duff, nd
35. Chris Addison, nd
36. ‘An Act of Faith’, nd
37. ‘Adonais Dance Company’, nd
38. ‘Alice’, 1996
39. ‘And Nothing But the Truth’, VTol Dance Company, nd
40. Gilad Atzmon, nd
41. Colin Baker, nd
42. ‘Kenny Ball and His Jazzmen’, nd [?1997]
43. ‘Balti Kings’, nd [?14 Mar 2000]
44. Barbara Peters School of Dance, nd
45. ‘Bastard Son of Tommy Cooper’, nd
46. ‘Beauty and the Beast’, Open Hand Theatre Company, nd
47. ‘Bedroom Farce’, Syngenta Cellar, nd [?10 Jul 2007]
48. ‘Beer Street’, Mikron Theatre Company, 2000
49. ‘Beyond a Cliff’, Northern School of Contemporary Dance,1996
50. ‘The Bible’, The Reduced Shakespeare Company, 2002
51. ‘The Big Picture’, Mind the Gap Productions, nd [?1998]
52. ‘Blythe Spirit’, nd
53. ‘Bouncers’, Hull Truck Theatre Company, 13 Jul 1998-1 Aug 1998
54. Mark Bowles and Hugh Nankivell, 18 Aug 1997
55. ‘British Gas Ballet Central’, 2000
56. ‘Canterbury Tales’, nd [?1997]
57. Eliza Carthy and Nancy Kerr, nd
58. ‘Cat on a Hot Tin Roof’, nd
59. ‘The Caucasian Chalk Circle’ Theatre de Complicité, nd
60. Chaanun Theatre, nd
61. ‘The Chairs’, Theatre de Complicité, nd [?1998]
62. Ann Charleston, nd
63. Chitraleka and Company, nd
64. 'Cinderella', Northern Ballet Theatre, nd
65. 'Circomedia', nd
66. 'Christmas Cat and the Pudding Pirates', 1994
67. ‘A Clockwork Orange’ film slides, nd
68. Dunstan Coulber, nd
69. Barry Conway, nd
70. Phil Cool, nd
71. Miles Crawford, nd
72. ‘Dangerous Liaisons’, nd
73. Barry Cryer, nd
74. Elaine Delmar, nd
75. Geoffrey Derham, nd
76. Matt Devine, nd
77. ‘Diary of a Madman’, Stark Naked Theatre, nd
78. 'Don Giovanni', Mid Wales Opera, 2003
79. ‘Escape From the Harem’, London Opera Players, nd
80. ‘The Featherstone Haughs’, nd
81. Full Body and the Voice, nd
82. The Flatville Aces, nd
83. ‘Die Fledermaus’, Pimlico Opera, nd
84. Kate Fleetwood, nd
85. ‘Fourteen Songs, Two Weddings and Funeral’, Tamasha Theatre Company, 2001
86. ‘Funny Bones’, Snap Theatre, nd
87. ‘Going Dutch’, Hull Truck Theatre, Mar 2005
88. Dave Gorman, nd
89. ‘Grand Union’, nd
90. ‘Hamlet: First Cut’, Red Shift Theatre Company, Mar 2000
91. ‘Hamlet’, Arc Dance Company, nd
92. ‘Hansel and Gretel’, Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds Productions, 2005
93. ‘Happy End’, nd
94. Hatty Heyridge, nd
95. ‘Haunting Julia’, SJT Scarborough, nd
96. John Hegley, nd [?2002]
97. ‘Heart ‘n’ Soul’, Albany Theatre, nd
98. Huddersfield University Big Band, nd
99. ‘Hush Hush Hush’, Musiek Theatreloo, nd
100. ‘An Ideal Husband’, Middleground Theatre Company, nd
101. ‘Imogen’s War’, Mikron Theatre Company, 1998
102. 'If You go Down to the Woods’, Mikron Theatre Company, 1998
103. 'Jaleo Flamenco’, nd
104. 'The Jungle Book’, Jun 2000
105. ‘Junior’s Story’, Hudawi Centre, 15 Nov 2001
106. ‘Just the Job’, Mikron Theatre Company, 1997
107. James Keelaghan, nd
108. Mark Kelly, nd
109. 'The Last Train', Too Write Productions, photograph and letter, May 2003
110. Leikin Loppu, nd
111. London Dance Theatre, nd
112. London Opera Players, nd
113. Jacques Loussier, nd
114. Jez Lowe and the Bad Pennies, nd
115. The Pat McCarthy Quartet, nd
116. Ian McMillan, nd
117. ‘Makinde’, 2000
118. ‘The Magic Flute’, Pegasus Opera Company, Jul 1999
119. Hugh Mankivell, nd
120. ‘The Mighty Zulu Nation’, nd [?2000]
121. Mikron Theatre Company, 1997
122. ‘The Missing Satsuma’, Axis Dance Company, nd
123. Edmund Moriarty, nd
124. ‘The Mouse and his Child’, Open Hand Theatre Company, nd
125. ‘My Life With Kenneth Williams’, nd
126. ‘Neville’s Advocate’, Mind the Gap Productions, nd
127. ‘Eddie Nestor and Robbie Gee’, nd
128. ‘No Limits’, nd
129. ‘The Nutcracker’, The European Ballet Company, Oct 1999
130. ‘Oh! What a Lovely War’, Royal National Theare Mobile Tour, nd
131. ‘On a Night Like This’, Hull Truck Theatre Company, Feb 2001
132. Oxford Stage Company, nd
133. ‘Perfect Pitch’, Hull Truck Theatre Company, nd
134. ‘Peter Pan’, The Edinburgh Puppet Company, nd
135. ‘Phoenix Dance Theatre’ compact disc, 2005
136. ‘The Picture of Dorian Gray’, 1995
137. ‘The Provoked Wife’, Oxford Stage Company, nd
138. ‘Scratch Plastic’, Raucous Set Dance Company, nd
139. ‘Reunion’ Hull Truck Theatre, nd
140. Ricochet Dance Company, nd
141. ‘Rigoletto’, Mid Wales Opera, 2004
142. ‘Rip Van Winkle and the Fizziness Business’, Lawrence Batley Theatre Productions, 1997
143. ‘The Road to McCarthy’, Pete McCarthy, nd
144. ‘Smug Roberts’, nd
145. ‘The Rocky Horror Picture Show’ slides, nd
146. Jenny Ross, nd
147. Willy Rushton and Barry Cryer, nd

Box 3:

148. Sakoba Dance Theatre, 1998
149. ‘She Stoops to Conquer’, Compass Theatre Company, nd
150. ‘Shining Stars’, 1997
151. Shobana Jeyasingh, nd
152. ‘A Shot At the Trough’, slides, nd
153. Taru Sinclair, nd
154. Smiley, nd
155. Keith Smith, nd
156. ‘Snuffhouse Dustlouse’, nd [?1999]
157. ‘Strawdogs’, (film), nd
158. ‘Still Carrying’, 1996
159. ‘Sulphur 16’ Random Dance Company, nd
160. South Asian Arts UK publicity text and photographs on compact disc, 21 May 2005
161. 'Tales of Hoffman', Opera Box, nd
162. ‘Talking About Men’, Hudawi Centre, Oct 2000
163. ‘Talking Heads’, The Word Garden, Feb 2003
164. ‘Teechers’, Hull Truck Theatre Company, Sep 2000
165. Dave Thompson, nd
166. ‘Three Men In A Boat’, nd
167. 'La Traviata’, nd
168. ‘Up In Smoke’, nd
169. ‘Voulez Vous’, nd
170. Adam Warren, nd
171. ‘Widowers’ Houses’, Royal National Theatre Mobile Production, Oct 1999
172. ‘Windsor’, nd
173. ‘Wizadora: The Magic Adventure’, nd
174. ‘A Woman In Waiting’, Fifth Amendment, nd
175. ‘A Woman’s Place’, Mikron Theatre Company, 1996
176. ‘Withering Looks’, Lip Service Theatre Company, nd
177. Glen Wool, nd
178. ‘Words on the Run’, nd
179. ‘The Worst Witch’, Snap Theatre Company, nd
180. Envelopes containing photographs of unidentified productions, nd
181. Photographs of staging by Lamplight Photographic Services, nd



  • KTT/PT/1/1

    Photograph of Dame Judi Dench laying the foundation stone at the Lawrence Batley Theatre Item

    25 Oct 1993
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