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Baylis, Lilian Mary, 1874 - 1937 (theatre manager)


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Theatre manager, creator of the Vic-Wells (later Sadler's Wells) opera and ballet companies.

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:


‘Baylis, Lilian’, 1944

Reference Code: GBR/0272/EJD/1/1/3/2
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Entry written for the Dictionary of National Biography.

Dates: 1944

Letter from Lilian Baylis to Edward Dent, 1924-02-15

Reference Code: GBR/0272/EJD/4/27
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1 typed letter signed, on paper headed 'The Old Vic'.

Dates: 1924-02-15

Photocopies of correspondence relating to a performance of William Walton's 'Belshazzar's Feast', 1934

Reference Code: GBR/0272/JMK/MM/16/2
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The file comprises:
- 2 typed letters signed from John Maynard Keynes to Hubert Foss, 5 and 17 Oct. 1934;
- 1 typed letter from Hubert Foss to JMK, 26 Jul. 1934;
- 2 typed letters from Hubert Foss to Malcolm Sargent, 8 and 16 Oct. 1934;
- 1 typed letter signed from Malcolm Sargent to Hubert Foss, 12 Oct. 1934;
- 1 typed letter signed from Lilian Baylis to Hubert Foss, 25 Oct. 1934.

Dates: 1934