Gielgud, John, 1904-2000
- Existence: April 14, 1904 - May 21, 2000
John Gielgud (1904-2000), English actor and theatre director.
Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:
J. Anthony Denney draft letter to John Gielgud, 1935 July 10
Denney thanks Gielgud for his offer of a "Special Prize" and assures him that "the Committee undertakes to see that sufficient entries are made by this years students," though they will notify him if the number is too small.
John Gielgud letter to Frank B. Mason, 1934? July 10
Gielgud says he would be happy to offer a prize for "Theatrical Design,", but says "it is impossible for me to promise to judge, as I have no idea what work I shall be doing in the autumn" though "I shall, hope, however, to be able to see the designs this time, if I am in London and not working day and night!" Written below, in another hand, is "Good man, this Gielgud!"
John Gielgud letter to Frank B. Mason, 1934 July 13
Gielgud encloses a check for the prize amount and says he would like to attend and give the prize, if he is able. Written below, in a different hand, "judged by Mrs. Gabrielle Enthoven."
The Frederick and Rose Plaut Papers
The Frederick and Rose Plaut Papers consist mainly of photographs taken by the German-American recording engineer and photographer Frederick Plaut (1907-1985). Correspondence and other papers relating to Plaut and his wife are also included.
Royal College of Art Sketch Club Collection
S. Holmes (secretary to John Gielgud) letter to unidentified recipient (probably Margaret Kaye), 1936 November 12
Holmes explains that Gielgud cannot make it to the exhibition to judge, but that the Committee might contact Gabrielle Enthoven instead.