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Vivyan Ellacott’s Swansea Grand Theatre Rep Diaries 1967 - 1972

Vivyan Ellacott was manager of Swansea Grand Theatre from 1967 - 1972, during the time when John Chilvers was the administrator. Swansea Grand Theatre repertory seasons were legendary in their quality and variety of productions, providing a breeding ground for some of Britain’s top actors and actresses. He has kindly allowed the diaries he kept during the period of 1967 - 1972 to be published for the first time on this website. Click on each image for the full publication for the corresponding year.

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