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Regent's Park Open Air Theatre Online Exhibition

Open Air Theatre 1980

This online exhibition celebrates the work of the Regent's Park Open Air Theatre since its foundation in 1962, the first fully professional permanent open air theatre in the United Kingdom. The images are taken from the archive deposited at the University of Birmingham and housed at the Shakespeare Institute Library, Stratford-upon-Avon.

For information concerning the Open Air Theatre's current and forthcoming activities visit their website:

There are more pictures on the Open Air Theatre Heritage website, a new project to create a digital archive of the theatre's history.

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