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Ellen Jones Papers, 1985-1990

The Ellen Jones Collection contains lighting and set design work from 1985 to 1990. The material includes scripts, programs, lighting plots, floor plans, promotional posters, photographs and slides from Chicago area productions. Of the 39 productions represented in the collection, eleven each wer...

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National Jewish Theater Records, 1986-1996

The National Jewish Theater (NJT) was founded in 1986 as a professional company devoted to producing plays that, according to one of its artistic directors, 'explore and illuminate contemporary Jewish life." The theater closed in 1996. The collection focuses on the productions put on by the NJT, ...

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Nicholas A. Patricca Collection, 1980-1998

The Nicholas A. Patricca Collection contains biographical information, play production documentation and scripts of works written by Patricca. The collection contains significant research material and script versions for The Radiance of a Thousand Suns, a play about Hiroshima that Patricca wrote ...

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Northlight Theatre Records, 1975-2000

Includes reviews and clippings, programs, press releases, promotional materials, posters and prompt scripts. The collection also includes playwright and play title indexes.

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Richard Durham Papers, 1939-1999

Richard Durham, journalist, radio and television playwright, was the author of the groundbreaking radio drama series Destination Freedom. From 1948-1950, the weekly program dramatized Black history events and individuals. Durham later wrote the television series, "Bird of the Iron Feather," and e...

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Sarah Siddons Society Records, 1849-2000

Meeting minutes, financial reports, correspondence, press releases, newsclippings photographs and other materials relating to the administration of the Society, its history, and events, as well as annual award files containing invitations, ballots, press releases, biographical materials, photogra...

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Stage Left Theatre Records, 1986-2001

Includes reviews, programs, press releases, correspondence, photgraphs, promotional material, play schedules, mailing lists, subscription series, group sales, news clippings, and posters.

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Virgil Johnson Papers, 1969-1997

The Virgil Johnson collection contains costume drawings, photographs, and accompanying materials, covering the years 1969-1997. The drawings represent Johnson's work at several Chicago area theaters, as well as the Missouri Repertory Theatre (now the Kansas City Repertory Theatre) and the Guthrie...

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Warren Casey Papers, 1970-1988

The Warren Casey papers document creative projects undertaken by Casey in the 1970s and 1980s. The papers primarily consist of manuscript and typewritten working notes, scene ideas, draft scripts, lyrics, and scores. While the bulk of the materials relate to Grease and provide considerable insigh...

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