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Scope and Contents This collection contains VHS and cassette tapes of local Wilmington, NC theatre and dance productions from the 1990s. Companies include Tapestry Theatre Company, Dance Theatre of Wilmington, Grace Theatre, Stageworks, and Celebration Theatre.
Scope and Contents This collection contains theatre memorabilia from Wilmington College during the 1960s. It includes slides, lecture series programs and tickets, photos, graduation programs, faculty newsletters, and student information bulletins encompassing many facets of student and faculty happenings both on and off campus.
Scope and Contents This collection includes extensive biographical data on the actor, producer, and teacher, Edwin Booth. He was renowned in Europe, and the U.S.--with his brothers Junius and John Wilkes--for his interpretation of Shakespeare's tragedies. Edwin Booth's career spanned from the years 1849, to his last performance as Hamlet at the Academy of Music in 1891, in Brooklyn N.Y. This collection contains various scrapbooks, theatre collections, stage plans, and settings for all plays performed at Booth's...
Dates: Other: 1800s
Scope and Contents This collection contains Professor Furia's teaching documents and records, event and review materials, writings, books, VHS tapes, CDs, and a reel-to-reel tape related to his work at UNCW in the Creative Writing, English, and Theatre departments.
Scope and Contents The Special Collections vertical files are compiled by Special Collections staff on an ongoing basis and contain material such as articles, photographs, maps, emphemera, etc. of various persons, places, organizations, and topical subjects related to UNCW and Southeastern North Carolina history.
Scope and Contents This collection is comprised of produced and unproduced playscripts written by playwright and former Wilmington resident, Steven E. Cooper, which range in date from 1981 to 1994. Drafts and final scripts of The Lambda series are prominently featured. Set at a gay bar in Carolina Beach in 1979, The Lambda unfolds through the perspective of rising college freshman, Eric, and his interactions with other men in the bar. The play, expounding on life, love, and relationships, has become well regarded...
Scope and Contents This collection contains papers, cassette tapes, VHS tapes, photographs, and slides related to the operations of Tapestry Theatre Company, primarily dating from the 1980s-1990s.
Dates: Other: Undetermined
Scope and Contents The Thalian Association is an amateur theatre company located in Wilmington, North Carolina. The Association has long had an important presence in the region and considers its founding date to be 1788. The present iteration of the Thalian Association was formed in 1929 and continues to operate today. The papers in this collection are representative of the organization’s history, operations, productions, and involvement in the local community. Dating from 1929 to 2018, this collection contains a...
- Universities and colleges -- Faculty 2
- Wilmington (N.C.) 2
- Amateur theater 1
- Artists 1
- Authors 1
- Children's theater 1
- Civil rights movements -- United States 1
- Community theater 1
- Dance 1
- Dramatists 1
- Gay rights 1
- Little theater movement 1
- Military chaplains 1
- Musicals 1
- Religion 1
- Sexual minorities 1
- World War, 1914-1918 1
- World War, 1939-1945 1
- playbills 1 ∧ less
- Thalian Hall (Wilmington, N.C.) 2
- University of North Carolina, Wilmington 2
- Booth, Edwin, 1833-1893 1
- Furia, Philip, 1943-2019 1
- Red Barn Studio (Wilmington, N.C.) 1