Sir Laurence Olivier at opening of Lunt-Fontanne Theatre

Made:
08 May 1958
maker:
Associated Press

Associated Press photograph titled 'Sir Laurence at opening of New York theatre'. Caption on back reads: British star and screen actor Sir Laurence Olivier abd Mrs. Robert Sherwood (left) have their tickets checked by Lois Kester as they arrive for the opening of the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre (formerly The Globe) in New York, May 5. A new play, "The Visit", starring Alfred Lunt and his wife, Lynn Fontanne, rang up the curtain. The performance was followed by a ball in aid of the Mary McArthur Memorial Fund, at the Astor Hotel.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/30416
Materials:
ink and paper (fibre product)
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
Daily Herald Archive, National Media Museum, Bradford

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