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Call Number: UA070
Scope and Contents: This collection comprises materials pertaining to dramatic productions presented by the Department of Drama and Speech, Graduate Dramatic Society, Arena Theater, Tufts Summer Theater, Tufts Community Players, Magic Circle, Cup and Saucer, and Pen, Paint and Pretzels. It also contains administrative files for the Department of Drama and Dance. Materials consist mostly of production photographs, slides, prompt books, rehearsal schedules, stage diagrams, and programs. For further Pen, Paint and...
Dates: bulk 1943-1985, 1878-2009
Call Number: MS173
Scope and Contents: This collection consists of materials related to the history of theater collected by Earl Stanley Stewart and his father, Charles H. Stewart. There is a particular emphasis on the theater scene in the greater Boston area in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.
Dates: bulk 1890 -- 1970, 1880 -- 1995
Call Number: MS003
Scope and Contents: The collection is composed of photographs, scrapbooks, cartes de visite, and cabinet card photo album depicting various theater and musical personalities primarily from the 19th and early 20th centuries. Also included are photographs, prints, and clippings of various political, military, and judicial figures, from the 1800s to the 1980s. There are an estimated 10,000 images. The primary focus of the collection is people involved in music, theater, opera, and government.Porter...
Dates: bulk 1890 -- 1950, 1722 -- 1999
Call Number: MS124
Scope and Contents: This collection contains oral history tapes and transcripts from David Guss's Lost Theatres of Somerville project, documenting the history of movie theaters in Somerville, MA, as well as oversize maps, and CDs, floppy disks, mini-tapes, and DAT tapes. The collection is based on a year-long exhibition curated by David Guss, a Professor of Anthropology at Tufts University, and hosted by the Somerville Museum from March 2003-April 2004 entitled "Lost Theatres of Somerville." This collection, like...
Dates: 2002 -- 2003
Call Number: UA068
Overview: This collection contains the records of Pen, Paint, and Pretzels.
Dates: bulk 1930 -- 1980, 1900 -- 2022
Call Number: MS023
Scope and Contents: The TheaterWorks Collection includes production notes, scripts, notes from collaborative projects, publicity (including original posters and programs), financial records, general administrative records, resumes and headshots, photographs and slides, sound and video recordings, grant materials, fundraising and subscriber information. The bulk of the material dates from 1978 to 1989 and documents the many shows and projects TheaterWorks created and participated in as well as the artists and...
Dates: bulk 1978 -- 1989, 1972 -- 2010
Call Number: MS091
Scope and Contents: This is an artificial collection consisting of material related to theater productions including playbills, souvenir programs, periodicals, and images. Most of the collection relates to late nineteenth and early twentieth century plays in New York as well as the greater Boston area.
Dates: 1867 -- 1981
Call Number: MS280
Overview: This collection contains records of Tufts theater productions, created or compiled by William Northrop Morse and dating primarily from his time as a professor at Tufts from 1928 to 1934. Materials in this collection include student theater programs from Pens, Paint, and Pretzels (3Ps) and other student organizations, newspaper clippings, photos from a 1928 3Ps production of Emperor Jones, and copies of the Tufts Weekly.
Dates: circa 1928 -- 1935
- Subject: Theater X