fonds CMON - Cordelia Monsey Archive

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Cordelia Monsey Archive


  • 1997-2008 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

0.10 cubic metres

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Name of creator

(5 September 1956 -)

Biographical history

Cordelia Monsey was born on the 5th September 1956 to Yvonne Mitchell and Derek Monsey. The mainstay of Monsey’s career was in her work with Sir Peter Hall and the Sir Peter Hall Company as an Assistant Director, including major productions of ‘Amadeus’ (1999); and ‘Love’s Labour’s Lost’ (2008). Monsey’s body of work also includes her own solo directorial projects and tutoring.

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Scope and content

Scripts and notes for productions with the Peter Hall Company including ‘The Seagull’ (1997); ‘Waste’ (1997); ‘King Lear’(1997); ‘Amadeus’ (1998); ‘Bacchai’ (2002); ‘Waiting for Godot’ (2005); ‘Old Times’ (2007); ‘Love’s Labours Lost’ (2008); ‘Bedroom Farce’ (2010). Also includes programmes for Peter Hall Company productions 1997-2008.


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Conditions governing access

Records are open to the public, subject to the overriding provisions of relevant legislation, including data protection laws.

24 hours’ notice is required to access photographic material.

Conditions governing reproduction

A reprographics service is available to researchers subject to the access restrictions outlined above. Copying will not be undertaken if there is any risk of damage to the document. Copies are supplied in accordance with the Borthwick Institute for Archives' terms and conditions for the supply of copies, and under provisions of any relevant copyright legislation. Permission to reproduce images of documents in the custody of the Borthwick Institute must be sought.

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  • English

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Description identifier

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GB 193

Rules and/or conventions used

ISAD (G): General International Standard Archival Description, International Council on Archives (2nd edition, 2000); Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names, National Council on Archives (1997).

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Created by G Brannan, 09.04.18


  • English



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