Welcome to Oldtheatreshop.com, featuring 19th and early 20th century theatrical photographs, autographs, programs, broadsides, and ephemera. Inquiries and wish lists are welcome.

She was truly extraordinary, a beautiful society woman who became the mistress of the future Edward VII, went on stage, and became quite a good actress. Click here for Lillie Langtry items.



She was the world's greatest emotional actress, with the power to thrill audiences and move them to tears. Like Lillie Langtry, she became an international celebrity, famous on both sides of the Atlantic. Click here for Sarah Bernhardt memorabilia.

 His plays have been at the heart of the theatrical repertory for four centuries. Click here for 19th and 20th century Shakespeare programs.


 He was the greatest playwright in the English language since Shakespeare. Click here for 19th and 20th century George Bernard Shaw original production programs.


Their brilliant comic light operas are produced more often today than the works of any playwright or team with the exception of Shakespeare. Click here for 19th and early 20th century Gilbert and Sullivan memorabilia.

From William Gillette onward, A.Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes has had an illustrious performance history on stage and screen. Click here for 19th and early 20th century Sherlock Holmes memorabilia currently for sale.


The realm of magic has an illustrious history, with honored names such as Carl and Alexander Herrmann, Harry Kellar, and Harry Houdini. Click here for historical magic items. 

He became a legend in the history of the American west. Click here for George Armstrong Custer memorabilia for sale.

They were two of the greatest actors of the 20th century. Click here for non-Shakespearean Laurence Olivier and John Gielgud programs. Coming soon.


His plays were the most brilliant comedies written in the English language during the Victorian era. Click here for 19th and early 20th century Oscar Wilde in performance memorabilia. Coming soon.

All items are available on a first come, first served basis. I can accept credit cards with Paypal or checks and money orders. Please allow time for checks to clear. Please query first to confirm availablity of items and shipping costs. If you would like to pay by credit card, please request an E-mail invoice.

Click Here to E-Mail 

Click Here to View My Current eBay Auctions