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Records of the Committee of Management of the ADC Theatre, 1950 - 1983

Reference Code: GBR/0265/UA/Min.VII.141

Scope and Contents

From the Management Group:

The category - Corporate management records - embraces records of the central decision-making bodies, University officers such as the Vice-Chancellor and the Registrary, and their administrative support. It includes constitutional records.


  • Creation: 1950 - 1983


Conditions Governing Access

From the Sub-Management Group:

The minutes of some Committees are closed to scholars for periods of years; see each catalogue entry for further detail.

Biographical / Historical

The committee was established as a committee of the Council of the Senate in 1973 to ensure that the ADC Theatre was managed as a playhouse primarily for student drama societies. In 1983, its responsibilities were transferred to the newly formed Theatre Syndicate. For further background, see Cambridge University Reporter, Report of the Council of the Senate on the regulations for the ADC Theatre, 15 June 1983, pp.658-60.


3 envelope(s) (3 envelopes of loose papers, formerly on lever arch files)

1 file(s)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Min.VII.141/1-3 were transferred to the University Archives as a gift by Professor Howard Chase, Magdalene College, on 5 June 2002. Min.VII.141/4 was transferred from the Registry on 12 Dec. 2011.

Related Materials

For further records of management among the University Archives, see: R464/A-C/1972; Reports passim; FB 43. ADC Theatre records of productions etc. are among the holdings of the Manuscripts section of the Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.


Committee of Management of the ADC Theatre

Finding aid date

2004-07-26 17:15:17+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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