Photograph of a scene from the Oxford University Dramatic Society production of Richard II
Photograph of a later (perhaps final) scene in the Oxford University Dramatic Society's 1936 production of Richard II, produced by John Gielgud and featuring visiting actors Vivien Leigh and Florence Kahn.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by the shelfmark MS. 16094].
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Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 16094
Photograph of the Oxford University Dramatic Society production of Richard II, 1936
Biographical / Historical
The Oxford University Dramatic Society (OUDS) has produced and supported student theatre and drama on a university-wide basis since 1885. For a history of the society see OUDS: a centenary history of the Oxford University Dramatic Society, 1885-1985 by Humphrey Carpenter, Oxford University Press, 1985.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated by Patricia Phillips, 2019 (originally belonged to OUDS actor Alan Phillips, University College, 1934-1937).
- Photograph from an Oxford Student Dramatic Society production of Richard II
- Finding aid prepared by Charlotte McKillop-Mash
- Language of description