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- Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library 17
- Manuscripts and Archives 6
- Robert B. Haas Family Arts Library Special Collections 4
- Yale Center for British Art, Rare Books and Manuscripts 1
- Theater programs 26
- Photographic prints 11
- Theater -- United States 11
- Audiovisual materials 7
- Photographs 7
- Playbills 7
- Sound recordings 7
- Scripts (documents) 6
- College theater 4
- Diaries 4
- Photograph albums 4
- Scrapbooks 4
- Theatrical posters 4
- Theatrical posters, American 4
- Actors 3
- Actors -- United States 3
- Authors, American -- 20th Century -- Archives 3
- College students -- Societies, etc. 3
- Dramatists 3
- Dramatists, American -- 20th Century 3 ∧ less
- German 3
- French 2
- Spanish; Castilian 2
- Italian 1
- Polish 1
- Portuguese 1 ∧ less
- O'Neill, Eugene, 1888-1953 4
- Yale Repertory Theatre 4
- Yale School of Drama 4
- Yale University 4
- Yale University. Dramatic Association 3
- Albee, Edward, 1928-2016 2
- Aronberg, Winfield E. 2
- Boulton, Agnes, 1893-1968 2
- Crawford, Jack Randall, 1878- 2
- Hayes, Helen, 1900-1993 2
- Helburn, Theresa, 1887-1959 2
- Irving, Henry, Sir, 1838-1905 2
- Jones, Robert Edmond, 1887-1954 2
- Langner, Lawrence, 1890-1962 2
- Macgowan, Kenneth, 1888-1963 2
- Marinoff, Fania, 1890-1971 2
- Marshall, Armina 2
- Nichols, Dudley, 1895-1960 2
- O'Neill, Carlotta 2
- Sheaffer, Louis 2 ∧ less
- Storage location
- Stored offsite 14
- Stored onsite and offsite 12
- Stored onsite 2
Photographic prints and clippings relating to English and American Drama as collected by Jack Randall Crawford, the staff of the Drama Library, and others.
The collection consists of playbills and programs, photographs in a variety of formats, engravings, posters, clippings, and other printed material which document the performing arts in the United States and throughout the world from the seventeenth through the twentieth centuries. Material relating to dramatic performance forms the nucleus of the collection, but dance, opera, motion picture, circus, radio, and television performances are also represented.
The collection contains drafts and print editions of scripts, scores, and other writings by American playwrights Edward Albee and Tennessee Williams, and musical theater writer and composer Stephen Sondheim. Also included is correspondence, contracts, and other materials related to the publication of Sondheim’s and Williams’s works; photographs; printed materials, such as playbills, souvenir programs, periodicals, and clippings; and notes and inventories related to the collection.
The John Guare Papers document the work and life of the playwright and educator John Guare. The papers consist of production files, correspondence, writings, writings of others, subject files, personal effects, personal papers, photographs, printed material, and computer and audiovisual media. The bulk of the material spans the years 1962–2010.
This collection comprises costume and set design drawings by Edgar Hockley depicting late-Victorian London stage productions. Also present are theatre programs and clippings from the same period.
The records consist primarily of the production files maintained by Leland Starnes as director of the Yale Dramatic Association (Yale Dramat). Included are prompt scripts, notes, photographs, cast lists, rehearsal schedules, sheet music, budgets, ground plans, stage designs (sketches), programs, posters, sound recordings, and newsclippings. Also included are a complete set of meeting minutes of the Yale Dramatic Association from 1960 to 1968 and a small amount of correspondence.
The Elizabeth Hacker Valentine Louden Papers consist of diaries, photographs, a scrapbook, correspondence, clippings, playbills, a portrait painting of Louden, and other printed material, regarding the personal and professional life of American actress Elizabeth Hacker Valentine Louden.
The records consist of marketing and publicity files, including press releases, clippings, photographs, posters, programs and newsletters documenting productions of the Yale School of Drama and the Yale Repertory Theatre.
The Phoenix Theatre Records consist of production files, administrative and financial records, correspondence, photographs, music, audiovisual material, production programs and posters, and other materials that document the organization, administration, financial activities, and productions of the Phoenix Theatre from its creation in 1953 to the closing of the company in 1982.
The collection contains correspondence, writings, photographs, printed material, personal papers, and other papers by or relating to George Sklar and Miriam Blecher.
The collection consists of souvenir performance programs, the majority of which document anniversary or other special performances of individual actors, theatrical productions, theatres, and theatrical production companies in the United States and Great Britain.