Volbach, Walther R. (Walther Richard), 1897-1996
- Existence: 1897 - 1996
Walther R. Volbach (1897-1996), theater historian and stage director; born in Germany.
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Donald Oenslager collection of Adolphe Appia
Call Number: GEN MSS 81
Overview: The papers contian correspondence, manuscripts, articles, and miscellaneous papers, documenting the life and career of Adolphe Appia. The papers were collected by Donald Oenslager, professor at the Yale School of Drama.
Dates: 1892-1971, bulk 1920-1926
Walther Volbach Collection on Adolphe Appia
Call Number: GEN MSS 1014
Scope and Contents: The collection includes correspondence, writings, newspaper and journal articles, photographs, and publications relating to Walther Volbach's research and writings on Adolphe Appia. Included are over sixty typescript essays, articles, and scenarios by Adolphe Appia, many bearing the stamp of the Fondation Adolphe Appia, Geneve. A typescript of Volbach's translation of many of these writings which was published as Adolphe Appia: Essays, Articles, and Scenarios in...