Documents associated with: Gilbert, Alfred
Record 5 of 46
System Number: 00935
Date: 19 January 1887
Author: Helen Lenoir
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler D141
Document Type: ALS
SAVOY THEATRE, LONDON, W. C.
ADDRESS TELEGRAMS / "SAVOYARD, LONDON".
Jan 19 1887
Dear Mr Whistler
How I am to excuse myself for not writing? I have been over head and ears this week - was at it all
Wedn Sunday and all day & evening every other day,
Are you coming to our first night?
2. first night
Gilbert and Sullivan's opera Ruddigore, or the Witches Curse, opened at the Savoy Theatre on 21 January 1887 and ran for 288 performances.