Theatre Group 20 Papers

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Theatre Group 20 papers
Creator: Theatre Group 20
Call Number: D.35
Dates: 1964-1965
Physical Description: 2 boxes
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Table of Contents:

Scope and Content
Subject(s)
Access
Use
Citation
Content List
Series I: Tour materials
Series II: Production materials
Collection Overview
Title: Theatre Group 20 papers
Creator: Theatre Group 20
Call Number: D.35
Dates: 1964-1965
Physical Description: 2 boxes
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Scope and Content
The Theatre Group 20 Papers includes the records of a United States tour by an English theater group. The collection contains correspondence, itineraries, rehearsal schedules, publicity materials, contracts, financial papers, immigration forms, scripts, photographs, and a tape recording of a production of The Beggar's Opera. The main backers of the tour were Gordon Taylor, Mary Evans, and Shivaun O'Casey.

Subject(s):
England
Theater
Traveling theater
Correspondence
Photographs
Theatre Group 20
Access
The Theatre Group 20 papers is open for research use. Researchers are advised to contact Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation prior to visiting. Upon arrival, researchers will also be asked to fill out a registration form and provide photo identification.Use
Reproductions are made upon request but can be subject to restrictions. Permission to publish materials from the collection must currently be requested. Please note that some materials may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the researcher's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections. For more information contact rarebks@library.rochester.eduCitation
[Item title, item date], Theatre Group 20 papers, D.35, Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester
Administrative Information
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Content List
Series I: Tour materials
Text Box 1, Folder 1-4Correspondence, 1964-1965
Text Box 1, Folder 5College tour bookings - form letters, 1965
Text Box 1, Folder 6College tour, bookings, 1965
Text Box 1, Folder 7College tour, subscribers, 1965
Text Box 1, Folder 8College tour, itinerary, 1965
Text Box 1, Folder 9College tour, staging, 1965
Text Box 1, Folder 10Rehearsal schedules, December 1964
Text Box 1, Folder 11Printed publicity-drafts
Text Box 1, Folder 13Newspaper clippings
Text Box 1, Folder 14College tour programs, 1965
Text Box 1, Folder 15Printed publicity
Text Box 1, Folder 16U.S. immigration
Application for entry
Certifications of diplomas
Diplomas and letters of certification
Drafts for letter to U.S. immigration from John Blatchley
Text Box 1, Folder 17Legal agreements
Text Box 1, Folder 18Financial statements and bills
Text Box 1, Folder 19Projected budgets, off-Broadway, 1965
Text Box 1, Folder 20Insurance policies
Box 2, Folder 1Notebook
Box 2, Folder 3Notes
Box 2, Folder 17Newspaper article on masks, The Guardian, September 24, 1964
Series II: Production materials
Text Box 1, Folder 12Manuscripts: Ronald Ayling, Theatre Group 20 spreads its wings
Box 2, Folder 2Typed manuscript: "Seven Possible Avenues of Approach to a Play"
Box 2, Folder 4Script: G.B. Shaw. The Inca of Perusalem
Box 2, Folder 5Script: Sean Vincent The Sparrow and the Cuckoo
Box 2, Folder 6Background material for The Beggar's Opera
Box 2, Folder 7Photographs: English and German productions of The Beggar's Opera.
Box 2, Folder 8Background material for Figaro in the Night
Box 2, Folder 9Photographs: The Inca of Perusalem
Box 2, Folder 10Photographs: The Beggar's Opera.
Box 2, Folder 11Photographs: Figaro in the Night
Box 2, Folder 12Photographs: The company, portrait photographs of individuals
Box 2, Folder 13Photographs: Medea
Box 2, Folder 14Photographs: the company in rehearsal
Box 2, Folder 15Tape recording of The Beggar's Opera
2 reels

Box 2, Folder 16Programs for the Dublin Players
Box of color transparencies of company at rehearsal
21 slides



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