Drama--Study and teaching.
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 18 Collections and/or Records:
Overview The William Nelson Collection contains mostly photographs and production programs of various School of Drama plays Nelson either attended or directed between 1948 and 1951 during his time as Staff Lighting Director for the Drama Department.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1948-1951; 1914-1983
File — Box 1, Folder: 3
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Association of Producing Artists Collection contains correspondence, programs, and clippings pertaining to the plays hosted by the APA during the years 1955-1970. The majority of the correspondence in the collection is between Ellis Rabb (founder of the APA) and Henry Boettcher (School of Drama Department Head) regarding Boettcher’s donations to help fund the association and clear its debt. Also included are programs and brochures from the various plays exhibited by the APA in Bermuda and...
Overview The School of Drama Photographs collection is primarly composed of photographs documenting productions staged by the School of Drama, starting with "The Two Gentlemen of Verona," in 1914. The colleciton offers evidence of trends in drama education and theatrical staging.
Scope and Contents The School of Drama Prompt Books collection contains prompt books created for main stage, studio, and MFA productions staged by the School of Drama. The vast majority of the prompt books were created as thesis projects at both the bachelors and masters level and also include essays, set and costume designs, programs, photographs, and other information related to the productions. Most prompt books for main stage productions were created as final projects by undergraduate...
Overview The Hollister S. Smith collection contians photographs dating bewteen 1928 and 1930. The photos document the activites of Smith within the Carnegie Mellon drama program and document a select number of plays he was involved in.
Overview This collection relates specifically to the life and activities of Carnegie Mellon drama alumni and professor, Theodore Viehman. The materials document his involvement in community theater and include teaching materials, personal writings, and information on pageants and plays he directed.
Overview The Claude Woolman papers provide insight into the acting career of Carngie Mellon School of Drama alumnus, Claude Woolman. The material spans the years 1955-1982 and includes photographs and newsclippings relating to productions Woolman was involved in.