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Abstract The Duke Ellington School of the Arts was established in 1974 and remains the only D.C. public high school to offer a dual curriculum encompassing professional arts training and academic enrichment, in preparation for college and careers in the arts. This collection consists of material related to the Duke Ellington School of the Arts including scripts, syllabi, administrative files, correspondence, photographs, slides, audio, and video cassettes. It also includes material related to black...
Overview Horizons: Theater from a Woman’s Perspective was an award-winning theater that operated in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area from 1977-2007. This collection contains material relating to the operations of Horizons, as well as its previous iteration, the Pro Femina Theater. The material dates from circa 1972–2015, with the bulk of materials dating from 1980–1989.
Dates: 1972-2015; Majority of material found within 1980-1989
Overview The Julia Dorn Heflin papers consist of material relating to her career at Mount Vernon College and her external work in the theater arts community of Washington, DC. Heflin was Director of the Drama and Speech department at Mount Vernon College and as faculty advisor to the popular "Prep Players" and "Curtain Callers" student theater groups. This collection consists of Heflin's personal and professional correspondence, performance programs and scripts, clippings, material relating to...
Dates: 1919-1990; Majority of material found within 1950 - 1970
Abstract The Marvin Center is The George Washington University's campus community center. This collection contains flyers, meeting minutes, brochures, buttons, newspaper clippings, correspondence, forms, memorandums, proposals, invitations, programs, post cards, newsletters, reports, a faculty planner, order forms, catalogs, booklist, invitations, flyers, schedules, mugs and cups.
Collection — Multiple Containers
Abstract This collection contains the records of the Theatre and Dance Department at George Washington University. The Dance arm of the Department began as part of the Physical Education Department in 1926, and was later part of the Department of Human Kinetics and Leisure Studies from 1974 until 1987, when it joined with the Department of Speech and Drama to form the Theatre and Dance Department. Materials in this collection include brochures, programs, posters, flyers, articles, photographs,...
Abstract Materials in this collection include correspondence, manuscripts, article, and brochures. They range in date from 1945-98, and were transferred to the University Archives by the Vice President for Information and Administration Services.
Overview This collection containes Washington Theater Club playbills dating from 1965-1971.
Abstract Collection contains correspondence, scripts, resumes, programs, administrative records, financial documents, photographs, art work, and audio cassettes from the Washington Theater Club, which was formed in 1957 to fill a perceived cultural void; to present good drama, away from Broadway; to speak out in plays of consequence; to present new ideas, new forms, and quality theater, which could be enjoyed and performed without racial barriers.. The materials date from 1952-83.
Overview This collection contains audio cassettes, posters, correspondence, and publications related to the Witness To A Possibility (WTAP) project to document the Black Theater movement that took place in Washington, D.C., between 1968 and 1976. The Witness to a Possibility project was carried out in the 1980s by Howard University Professor Vera J. Katz and her former student, Taquiena Boston. The two worked together to collect documents and to conduct oral histories with many of the writers, actors,...
Dates: circa 1960s - circa 1990s; Majority of material found within 1980 - 1986
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- Theater 8
- Performing arts 6
- Washington (D.C.) 5
- Theater management 3
- Drama 2
- Foggy Bottom (Washington, D.C.) 2
- Photographs 2
- Washington Theater Club 2
- Acting 1
- African American history 1
- Audiocassettes 1
- Audiotapes 1
- Black theater--United States--History 1
- Bookstores 1
- Conference rooms 1
- Dance 1
- Dance schools 1
- Dinners and dining 1
- Duke Ellington School of the Arts 1
- Education 1
- Feminism 1
- Howard University 1
- Hupper family 1
- Nonprofit organizations 1
- Performance art 1
- Performances 1
- Plays (document genre) 1
- Student organizations 1
- Travel agents 1
- Videotapes 1
- Women -- History 1
- World War, 1939-1945 1 ∧ less
- George Washington University 2
- George Washington University. Cloyd Heck Marvin Center 2
- Ackerman family 1
- Arena Stage (Organization : Washington, D.C.) 1
- Austin, Joy Ford 1
- Burtner, Elizabeth 1
- Duke Ellington School of the Arts 1
- George Washington University. Dept. of Theater and Dance 1
- George Washington University. Office of the Vice President for Information and Administration Services 1
- Jacobson, Leslie 1
- Johnson, Nancy Diers 1
- Julia Dorn Heflin 1
- Malone, Mike 1
- Mangum, Edward 1
- Mount Vernon College 1
- Mount Vernon Seminary 1
- Shakow, Alexander 1
- Truitt, Quay Barnes 1
- Washington Theater Club (Organization : Washington, D.C.) 1
- Wentworth family 1
- Wentworth, , Hazel H. 1
- Wentworth, John B. 1
- Withers, Maida 1 ∧ less