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Richards, Lloyd, 1919-2006



Lloyd Richards (1919-2006), director, educator, and actor. Among Richards's many professional appointments, he was Dean of the Yale School of Drama and Artistic Director of the Yale Repertory Theatre (1979-1991) and Artistic Director of the annual National Playwrights Conference at the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center (1968-1999).

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Lloyd Richards papers

Call Number: JWJ MSS 176
Abstract: The Lloyd Richards Papers document the life and work of the director, educator, and actor Lloyd Richards. The papers consist of production files, professional papers, photographs, correspondence, programs, audiovisual and printed material spanning the years 1944 to 2004.The papers primarily document the professional life of Lloyd Richards through his production files, professional papers, and Eugene O'Neill Memorial Theater Center administrative files. Production files contain...
Dates: 1944-2004

Philip Rose papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 438
Abstract: The Philip Rose Papers consist of correspondence, notes, contracts, photographs, drawings, printed material, and audiovisual recordings documenting the work of theatre producer Philip Rose. Rose's production files comprise the bulk of the collection, documenting the shows he produced in varying degrees of detail; the productions Purlie Victorious, Purlie, A Raisin in the Sun, Shenandoah, and Split Second are particularly well documented. Files for most productions include legal and financial...
Dates: 1944-2007

Yale School of Drama records of the dean

Call Number: RU 727

The records consist of correspondence, printed materials, speeches, committee files, reports, scripts, theses, and budgets documenting the activities of the dean of the Yale School of Drama. Included are records of Deans Robert Brustein, Howard Stein, and Lloyd Richards.

Dates: 1948-2001

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Acting -- Study and teaching 1
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