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Theater programs

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Printed or written lists of the acts, scenes, selections, or other features composing a theater performance, including the names of the performers.

Found in 40 Collections and/or Records:

New Productions, Yale University, records

 Collection
Call Number: RU 77
Overview: The records consist of news releases, playbills, and a scrapbook documenting New Productions at Yale.
Dates: 1955

Eugene O'Neill collection

 Collection
Call Number: YCAL MSS 124
Overview: The Eugene O'Neill Collection consists of material by or pertaining to O'Neill, including correspondence, writings of O'Neill, writings of others, photographs, legal documents, clippings, and programs. Correspondents include O'Neill's lawyers, Harry Weinberger and Winfield E. Aronberg; a collector of his works, Keith H. Baker; his agent, Kenneth Macgowan; his and Carlotta's friends Dale Edward Fern, Armina Marshall, Dudley Nichols, Robert Sisk, Fania Marinoff Van Vechten, and Marion Welch; and...
Dates: 1912-1993

Eugene O'Neill papers

 Collection
Call Number: YCAL MSS 123
Overview: The Eugene O'Neill Papers document the life of dramatist Eugene O'Neill, especially his life with Carlotta Monterey O'Neill after 1928. Correspondents include O'Neill's lawyers, Harry Weinberger and Winfield E. Aronberg; his agent, the Richard J. Madden Play Company, Inc.; friends and colleagues; and family members, including his daughter, Oona, his sons, Shane and Eugene, Jr., his third wife, Carlotta, and her daughter, Cynthia Chapman Stram.The collection also contains Carlotta's...
Dates: 1872-1970, bulk 1930-1959

Phoenix Theatre records

 Collection
Call Number: YCAL MSS 421
Overview: 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.
Dates: circa 1932-1984, bulk 1953-1982

Richard III : program for the Royal Lyceum Theatre production, 1897 April 6

 Item — 1: Series 1 [39002106195960], Folder: 9a
Call Number: MSS 9 , Series I
Scope and Contents: Starring Henry Irving as Richard. Bram Stoker is listed as the Acting Manager. Includes advertisement for Sardou's Madame Sans-Gene with Ellen Terry in the starring role and Henry Irving playing Napoleon.
Dates: 1897 April 6

Lloyd Richards papers

 Collection
Call Number: JWJ MSS 176
Overview: 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 materials...
Dates: 1944-2004

Annie Schletter papers

 Collection
Call Number: GEN MSS 547
Overview: Correspondence, writings, printed ephemera, and photographs related to Annie Schletter and her family. Correspondence consists of letters to Annie Schletter, Pauline Schletter, Percy Schletter, and others, including Adrian Boult and Rosetta Phillips. Letters to Annie Schletter, many brief notes, largely relate to theater in London. Her correspondents include Margot Asquith, Adrian Boult, Ernest Coquelin, F. Paolo Tosti, Oscar Wilde, and Charles Wyndham. Correspondence also includes two letters...
Dates: 1757-1937

Souvenir performance program collection

 Collection
Call Number: YCAL MSS 260
Overview: 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.
Dates: 1840-1950

William A. Speck collection of Goetheana : theater ephemera

 Collection
Call Number: YCGL MSS 24
Overview: The William A. Speck Collection of Goetheana: Theater Ephemera consists of eighteenth- through twentieth-century theater playbills, programs, broadsides, posters, and other ephemera documenting performances of plays, operas, magic and puppet shows, burlesques and lectures based on works by Goethe (primarily Faust) and other German and European writers and composers.
Dates: circa 1725-1984, bulk 1829-1940

The Scarlet Pimpernel : playbill for the Borough Theatre production, 1903 April

 Item — 1: Series 1 [39002106195960], Folder: 10a
Call Number: MSS 9 , Series I
Scope and Contents: Produced at the Borough Theatre and Opera House, Stratford, by Fred Terry. Includes advertisements.
Dates: 1903 April

The Two Gentlemen of Verona : playbill for the Daly's Theatre production, 1895 July 5

 Item — 1: Series 1 [39002106195960], Folder: 12a
Call Number: MSS 9 , Series I
Scope and Contents: Program for Augustin Daly's Company of Comedians' fourth production of The Two Gentlemen of Verona. Includes announcements for additional performances and the company's first production of Midsummer Night's Dream as well as presentations of Nancy & Co., The Honeymoon and The Heart of Ruby.
Dates: 1895 July 5

Theatre Guild archive

 Collection
Call Number: YCAL MSS 436
Overview: The Theatre Guild Archive consists of a variety of materials that document the history of the Theatre Guild from its earliest productions in 1919 through theatre and film projects in the 1980s and 1990s. Material includes correspondence and subject files relating to individuals, organizations, productions, and projects with which the company was involved; administrative and financial records; scripts and records of stage, radio, television, and film projects; scrapbooks, press books and...
Dates: 1896-1996, bulk 1930-1965

Todd-Bingham memorabilia collection

 Collection
Call Number: MS 496F
Overview: The collection consists of theater, concert, art exhibition and circus programs; pamphlets; periodicals; books; travel literature; dance cards; maps; sheet music; calling cards; engravings of paintings; advertising literature; and postcards assembled from the David Peck Todd, Mabel Loomis Todd, Loomis-Wilder Family, and Millicent Todd Bingham Papers in the Yale University Library. Taken together these items document three generations of the life of a cultivated family in the 19th and 20th...
Dates: 1832-1962

Twelfth Night : program for the Old Vic production, 1924 May

 Item — 1: Series 1 [39002106195960], Folder: 11a
Call Number: MSS 9 , Series I
Scope and Contents: Program for the final production of the 1923-1924 season. Includes advertisements for two operas, The Marriage of Figaro and Don Giovanni.
Dates: 1924 May

Monroe Wheeler papers

 Collection
Call Number: YCAL MSS 136
Overview: The Monroe Wheeler Papers consist of correspondence, manuscripts,personal and financial papers, photographs, graphic items, clippings, and objects which document Wheeler's life and work, principally at the Museum of Modern Art.Series I, Correspondence, contains letters found in Monroe Wheeler's archive following the processing of the Glenway Wescott Papers (YCAL MSS 134), which holds the majority of letters to and from Wheeler. Series II. Writings, gathers together material from different...
Dates: 1890-1995

Yale Cabaret Scripts and Ephemera Collection

 Collection
Call Number: DRA 34
Overview: This collection contains scripts and ephemera from the Yale Cabaret.
Dates: 1974-2009

Yale Dramatic Association records

 Collection
Call Number: RU 300
Overview: The records consist of correspondence, financial records, set designs, scrapbooks, show files, programs, scripts, posters, and photographs documenting the administration and production of theatrical works by the Yale Dramatic Association.
Dates: circa 1900-2004

Yale Repertory Theatre and Yale School of Drama Ephemera Collection

 Collection
Call Number: DRA 37
Overview: This collection contains ephemera pertaining to Yale Repertory Theatre, Yale School of Drama, and other undergraduate theater organizations at Yale University.
Dates: 1925-2013

Yale Summer Cabaret Scripts and Ephemera Collection

 Collection
Call Number: DRA 35
Overview: This collection contains scripts and ephemera from the Yale Summer Cabaret (formerly known as the Ensemble Company for the Performing Arts).
Dates: 1974-2016