of the ribbon sealing the entrance door to "La Mémoire" is
Ivan Midderigh, President of the CAIRH, Noah Pikes and Carol Mendelsohn.
Ivan can take a rest in the cool of the new room. On the right Paul and Clara
Silber also celebrate the end of the building stage of "La Mémoire".
President opens one of the bottles of chilled champagne which everyone enjoys
in the heat of the late afternoon.
celebration continues in the room with people looking at the exhibition "Early
threads..." and then everyone listens to a recently rediscovered recording
of one of Roy Hart's performances with Vivienne Young.
names the archives room "La Mémoire" and thanks other members
for their earlier work on the archives of the Roy Hart Theatre. With special
thanks to Sheila Braggins (not present) for her work on the Wolfsohn legacy.
can now begin its life as a research and study centre for students of the
voice. It has a calm, concentrated and pleasant atmosphere conducive to good
2008, the opening ceremony of the new archives room,
"La Mémoire" The Alfred Wolfsohn, Roy Hart,
Roy Hart Theatre Archives
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