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Acquired in 2001 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Dewynters PLC
attributions_note
bibliography
collection_code
T&P
credit
Given by Dewynters PLC
date_end
2000-12-31
date_start
2000-01-01
date_text
2000
descriptive_line
Advance publicity poster advertising the opening of The Witches of Eastwick at The Theatre Royal, Drury Lane Theatre, 18 July 2000. An earlier poster had been issued advertising the original May opening date.This poster was later superceded by a poster announcing the delayed opening date.
dimensions
Length: 50.8 cm, Width: 31.8 cm
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event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
Advance publicity poster produced in 2000 advertising the world prmiere of The Witches of Eastwick, at Drury Lane Theatre, 18 July 2000, and reduced price previews from 24 June, a musical comedy based on the novel by John Updike with book and lyrics by John Dempsey and music by Dana P. Rowe. Although this was due to open in May, due to the technical demands of the production , the opening night was postponed to July.
id
102145
label
last_checked
2014-08-30T02:27:47.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-30T02:27:47.000Z
latitude
51.506321
location
In Storage
longitude
-0.12714
marks
materials
paper, ink
materials_techniques
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museum_number
S.35-2001
museum_number_token
s352001
object_number
O130589
object_type
Poster
on_display
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Poster on gloss finish card, featuring top centre an image of a red devil's tail, the end forming itself into a heart, hovering over the title of the musical 'THE WITCHES OF EASTWICK' in black capital letters, glowing against a burning gold background. The background is red in the lower half of the poster; black at the top, with white lettering for the names of the production team and the name of the theatre and opening date. The design continues the 'devil' theme with the 'S' of 'A Musical Comedy' having another 'devil's tail' from its lower loop.
place
London
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production_note
production_type
Mass produced
public_access_description
related_museum_numbers
rights
2
shape
site_code
slug
poster-dewynters-plc
sys_updated
2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
offset lithography
title
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
2000
year_start
2000