Joseph Conrad et al. in Shaftesbury Theatre - 8 October, 1915

from Letter from Joseph Conrad to Richard Curle, 7 October 1915, page 517:

'Would you do me the kindness of securing 2 dress-circle seats for Rom & Julliet [sic] tomorrow (Friday) night. The 2 end seats on the *left* side of any row. If no dress circle obtainable in that position then pray get two *stalls*. Jessie [Conrad's wife] can not sit out a performance but in th seat on the left of any row.'
cite as

Joseph Conrad, Letter from Joseph Conrad to Richard Curle, 7 October 1915. In Laurence Davies and Frederick R. Karl (ed.), The Collected Letters of Joseph Conrad Vol 5, 1912-1916 , volume 5 (Cambridge, ), p. 517. http://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1387031716465 accessed: 23 November, 2017

location of experience: Shaftesbury Theatre

Listeners

Joseph Conrad
Master mariner and writer
1857-1924
Jessie Conrad
housewife
1873-1936

Listening to

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Romeo and Juliet
written by Hector Berlioz, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Charles Gounod, Sergey Prokofiev
performed by Thomas Beecham's Company

Experience Information

Date/Time 8 October, 1915
Medium live
Listening Environment indoors, in the company of others, in public

Originally submitted by Helen Chambers on Sat, 14 Dec 2013 14:37:52 +0000