Wednesday, August 01, 2012

Theatre Posters

A collection of eye catching theatre posters promoting the shows and leading actors and actresses of yesteryear, is now available to view online from the National Library of Scotland. The collection covers the period between 1870 and 1900 and includes playbills, programmes and photographs for operas, plays and comedies.Many of the theatres are still in existence today, including the Theatre Royal, Lyceum Theatre and Princess's Theatre in Edinburgh.
http://digital.nls.uk/theatre-posters-1870-1900/pageturner.cfm?id=74466728