Shakespeare Memorial Theatre and Edward VIII bronze plaque in Stratford-upon-Avon
The Shakespeare Memorial Theatre
patron his Majesty King George the Fifth
was opened on the 23rd day of April 1932 by his Royal Highness Edward Prince of Wales
and built by International Subscription.
President of the Governors, Chairman of the Council
the Viscount Burnham, Sir Archibald Flower.
Elisabeth Scott, Maurice Chesterton, John Casherherd.
Superstructure G.E. Wallis & Sons Ltd. Foreman E.G. Miller.
Foundations Holliday & Greenwood Ltd. Foreman J Farndon.
Clerk of works P C Long. Secretary to Fund H Fossell