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Van Druten, John, 1901-1957



  • Existence: 1901-06-01 - 1957-12-19

John Van Druten (1901-1957), English playwright and theatre director.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Arnold Bennett collection

Call Number: GEN MSS 323
Overview: Writings and correspondence by Arnold Bennett. Correspondence consists of letters by Bennett to others, including 70 to Frank Vernon, and 5 letters to Bennett from John Van Druten, accompanied by carbon typescript copies of Bennett's replies. The Writings include drafts of novels, essays, reviews, and playscripts by Bennett, production notes for the play "Cupid and Commonsense," and a memorandum of agreement concerning the production of the play "The Love Match."
Dates: 1899-1931