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Yale Repertory Theatre and Yale School of Drama Ephemera Collection

 Collection
Call Number: DRA 37

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of the following ephemeral materials pertaining to Yale Repertory Theatre (YRT) and Yale School of Drama (YSD): theater programs; course catalogues; brochures; posters; student registration lists and directories; rehearsal, production, and course schedules; cast lists; commencement programs; newsletters; clippings; league scenes programs; holiday cards; and materials relating to guest performances sponsored by YRT and YSD. The collection also includes a few items pertaining to the Yale Dramatic Association (also known as the Dramat) and other undergraduate theater organizations and performances.

Dates

  • 1925-2013

Conditions Governing Access

The materials are open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright has not been transferred to Yale University.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The Yale Repertory Theatre and Yale School of Drama Ephemera Collection was housed in the former Drama Library until its transfer to the Robert B. Haas Family Arts Library in 2008.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically by year, then month and day. Materials with year-only information are filed after items arranged by month and day. Notes have been provided for any folders containing materials other than YRT and YSD ephemera.

Extent

8.75 Linear Feet (22 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Catalog Record

A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog

Persistent URL

http://hdl.handle.net/10079/fa/arts.dra.0037

Overview

This collection contains ephemera pertaining to Yale Repertory Theatre, Yale School of Drama, and other undergraduate theater organizations at Yale University.
Title
Guide to the Yale Repertory Theatre and Yale School of Drama Ephemera Collection
Author
Compiled by Monica Achen
Date
2011
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Part of the Yale University Arts Library Repository

Contact:
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