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Carpenter Manuscript Collection

Identifier: MSS 013
Scope and Contents The Carpenter Collection contains materials related to Betsy Carpenter’s appreciation for the performing arts and involvement in new play development. The bulk of the materials are associated with Betsy Carpenter’s career devotion to new play development. As an Emerson faculty member, director of the Clauder Competition and co-founder of Theatrics!, Carpenter received a number of new plays to be considered for production development. The collection also includes work created by and related to...
Dates: 1942 - 2004

Sarah Moore Field Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 031
Scope and Contents The Sarah Moore Field Collection includes over 200 programs and playbills from theatres within the New England region of the United States, with the bulk of the materials from Boston. The materials range in date from 1881 to 1963 with the bulk of the collection containing items from 1900 to 1928. Depending on the era, the playbills are formatted either as single sheets or posters (primarily the pre-1900s and World War II era programs) or booklets featuring advertisements, play descriptions, and...
Dates: 1881 - 1963

Sigmund A. Lavine Boston Theatre Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 002
Scope and Contents The Sigmund A. Lavine Boston Theatre Collection is a collection of materials generated by and relating to Boston Theatres of the late nineteenth and early twentieth century. Included in the collection are photographs of actors and productions, theatre programs and playbills from Boston area theatres, production materials such as scripts and journals, and newspaper and magazine clippings about people, places, and events in the Boston theatre community. The bulk of the material concerns the...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1880-1914; 1827-1950

Sigmund A. Lavine Gilbert and Sullivan Collection

Identifier: MSS 001
Scope and Contents This collection contains materials dating from 1867 to 1988 related to the works of W.S. Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan. The collection includes programs, scripts, librettos, musical scores and sheet music, photographs, drawings and artwork, advertising materials, souvenirs, magazines, recordings, correspondence and writings about Gilbert and Sullivan, and a large collection of newspaper clippings about Gilbert and Sullivan and their fourteen comic operas. Much of the material is related to...
Dates: Bulk(1881-1945); 1860 - 1988

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Alfaro, Rosanna Yamagiwa. Plays. Selections 1
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B. F. Keith's Theatre (Boston, Mass.) 1
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Boston Theatre (Boston, Mass.) 1
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Brody, Adam. Plays. Selections 1
Carpenter, Betsy 1
Castle Square Theatre (Boston, Mass.) 1
Charles Playhouse (Boston, Mass.) 1
Colonial Theatre (Boston, Mass.) 1
Cronacher, Karen. Plays. Selections 1
Cruz, Migdalia. Plays. Selections 1
D'Oyly Carte Opera Company 1
Dramatic criticism--Newspapers 1
Edith Coburn Noyes Studios (Boston, Mass.) 1
Egloff, Elizabeth. Plays. Selections 1
Emerson College. Department of Visual and Media Art 1
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Greenwood, David Valdes. Plays, Selections 1
H.M.S. Pinafore 1
Harrington, Laura. Plays. Selections 1
Hollis Street Theatre (Organization : Boston, Mass.) 1
Image Theatre (Boston, Mass.) 1
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Kinerk, Robert. Plays. Selections 1
Lipskey, Jon. Plays. Selections 1
Lopez, Melina. Plays. Selections 1
Majestic Theatre (Organization : Boston, Mass.) 1
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Motion picture plays 1
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Park Square Theatre (Boston, Mass.) 1
Park Theatre (Organization : Boston, Mass.) 1
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Plymouth Theatre (Boston, Mass.) 1
Potoma, Alison. Plays. Selections 1
Princess Ida 1
Pygmalion and Galatea 1
Repertory Theatre of Boston 1
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Ruddigore 1
Shubert Theatre (Boston, Mass.) 1
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Toropov, Brandon. Plays. Selections 1
Trial by Jury 1
Unel, Sinan. Plays. Selections 1
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Wellman, Mac. Plays. Selections 1
Wilbur Theatre (Boston, Mass. : Tremont Street) 1
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