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Theater--Archival resources--Illinois--Chicago

Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Bella Itkin papers

Identifier: DPUA0061
Scope and Contents

The Bella Itkin papers contain director's scripts, photographs, publicity, videotaped lectures, scrapbooks, awards, notes, class materials and syllabi, and memorial materials related to Dr. Bella Itkin.

Itkin's 1954 dissertation from Case Western University, "The Patterns of Verbal Imagery as Found in Ten Major Works of O'Neill," has been removed from the collection and cataloged within the Special Collections department. The call number is SpC.812.5 O58Yi1954.

Dates: circa 1920s-2011; Majority of material found within 1935-1999

Charles Smith papers

Identifier: MSS0057
Scope and Contents

The Charles Smith papers contain drafts and typescripts of the playwright’s works.

Dates: 1986-2004

Claudia Allen papers

Identifier: MSS0051
Scope and Contents

The Claudia Allen papers contain manuscripts and drafts of Allen's works, including her essays and short stories.

Dates: 1987-2004

Douglas Post papers

Identifier: MSS0062
Scope and Contents

This collection contains drafts of theatre productions and screenplays written by Douglas Post. Additional materials related to Post can be found in the Victory Gardens Theater Collection, Box 15 and Box 24.

Dates: 1983-2014

Lonnie Carter papers

Identifier: MSS0014
Scope and Contents

The Lonnie Carter papers contain biographical information including copies of his resume, correspondence related to his work as a playwright, both published and unpublished writings, short satirical pieces and full-length scripts of his plays, and personal notebooks Carter used to record ideas about his plays and reflections on life experiences.

Dates: 1969-2014; Majority of material found within 1974-2004

Nicholas A. Patricca papers

Identifier: MSS0027
Scope and Contents

This collection contains general information relating to Patricca's career and his involvement in the arts, personal correspondence, correspondence specific to each play's production, published editions of Patricca's works, his poetry and videos of interviews and performances.

Dates: 1978-2012

Victory Gardens Theater collection

Identifier: MSS0040
Scope and Contents

This collection contains scripts and other production materials of the Victory Gardens Theater.

Dates: 1993-2011