Photographs

Images can be downloaded at the links below. Unless otherwise stated, they are RSC copyright, but can be used free of charge in any appropriate editorial. 

 

Images of the theatres in the 1920s and 1930s
Historical images of the fire that destroyed the original theatre, and the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre (later known as the Royal Shakespeare Theatre) designed by Elisabeth Scott.

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Images of the completed Royal Shakespeare and Swan Theatres, November 2010
Photographs of the completed Royal Shakespeare and Swan Theatres. Pictures by Peter Cook.

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Images of demolition and construction of the Royal Shakespeare Theatre
Photographs following the partial demolition of the Royal Shakespeare Theatre and the construction of the new building. Pictures by Stewart Hemley.

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Architects' drawings
Architects' drawings of the Royal Shakespeare and Swan Theatres.

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