Theatre

The theatre collection includes manuscripts relating to theatres such as the Abbey Theatre, the Dublin Gate Theatre, the Focus Theatre, the Lantern Theatre and the Project Theatre. Also included are the diaries of Joseph Holloway (1861-1944), who was an avid attender of first nights at the Abbey Theatre. Among the playwrights whose papers make up part of this collection are Richard Brinsley Sheridan, John Millington Synge, George Bernard Shaw, Liam MacUistin, Sean O’Casey, Hugh Leonard, Brien Friel, Tom MacIntyre and Samuel Beckett.

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‘A Survey of the City of Dublin …' by Thomas Philips, 1685. Ms.2557
‘A Survey of the City of Dublin …' by Thomas Philips, 1685. Ms.2557
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