New Vic Theatre memorabilia plea

New Vic Theatre New Vic Theatre will host an exhibition from 25 June

Related Stories

People have been invited to bring along memorabilia of a Staffordshire theatre ahead of an exhibition charting the company's 50 years.

New Vic Theatre in Newcastle-under-Lyme has been holding a "bring in day" on Saturday as it prepares for the exhibition starting on 25 June.

Loans of tickets, scripts, costumes and "more unusual items" would be welcomed, the theatre said.

The exhibition forms part of a project involving Keele University.

The New Vic said it was going to be "an eclectic scrapbook of objects and materials" on loan from the public and from the company's archive.

Head of New Vic Education Jill Rezzano said: "It doesn't have to be a programme or a ticket.

"It could be a photograph of your husband or wife or a wedding photograph as perhaps you met or used to come on dates here.

"You may have worked here so it could be a payslip."

The "bring in day" was taking place at the New Vic between 10:00 and 16:00 BST on Saturday and the exhibition starting in June will run at the site until 21 July.

More on This Story

Related Stories

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites

BBC Stoke & Staffordshire

Weather

Stoke-on-Trent

15 °C 10 °C

Features

  • Baby being handed overFraught world

    The legal confusion over UK surrogate births


  • Bad resultsBlame game

    The best excuses to use when exam results don't make the grade


  • Police respond to a shooting in Santa MonicaTrigger decision

    What really happens before a police officer fires his gun?


  • Child injured by what activists say were two air strikes in the north-eastern Damascus suburb of Douma (3 August 2014)'No-one cares'

    Hope fades for Syrians one year after chemical attack


  • Lady AlbaGoing Gaga Watch

    Social media's use ahead of the independence referendum


BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.