File documents a competition application for the National Theatre and Opera House, London [?], England, and consists of ten presentation panels that were originally bound together as a submission portfolio. Five of the presentation boards are collages of periodical clippings, and photomechanical transfers that are reduced copies of original material. Five presentation boards present textual information and include a description of relevant design work by Cedric Price. Projects included are the New Aviary (London Zoo), Experimental Theatre Ltd. (New York), the I.C.A. Building, Claverton Dome, and Fun Palace. Also included, is a cover letter, a summary of design intent, and notes on Price's office structure, operation and repeat consultants. Material in this file was produced in 1963 and probably before.
File contains presentation panels and textual records.
correspondence, competition entry, competition programme, list of consultants, list of works, notes of meetings with Sadler Wells and Yehudi Menuhin, sketches showing interior perspectives, and plans of theatre
Quantity / Object type:
1 textual record(s)
Extent and Medium:
0.01 l.m. of textual records
and other materials
Cedric Price fonds
Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal