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Federal Theatre Project scripts, 1935-1939.

Author: Maxwell AndersonArthur ArentAnton Pavlovich ChekhovColin ClementsE P ConkleAll authors
Edition/Format:   Print book   Archival Material : English
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This collection contains scripts for plays performed by various branches of the Federal Theatre Project. Some of the scripts are annotated with production notes and revisions, but many are not annotated. Most of the scripts appear to be from the Los Angeles branch of the FTP, but other cities also appear to be represented. Authors represented include William Shakespeare, George Bernard Shaw, Eugene O'Neill, Sinclair  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Archives
Prompt books
Scripts
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Maxwell Anderson; Arthur Arent; Anton Pavlovich Chekhov; Colin Clements; E P Conkle; St John G Ervine; John Galsworthy; Sidney Coe Howard; Henrik Ibsen; George S Kaufman; Benn W Levy; Molière; Eugene O'Neill; Elmer Rice; Florence Ryerson; Conrad Seiler; William Shakespeare; Bernard Shaw; Federal Theatre Project (U.S.)
OCLC Number: 681978912
Language Note: Most of the scripts present in this collection are in English. However, scripts in Spanish, French, and Yiddish are also present.
Description: 21.25 linear ft. (17 boxes)
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Abstract:

This collection contains scripts for plays performed by various branches of the Federal Theatre Project. Some of the scripts are annotated with production notes and revisions, but many are not annotated. Most of the scripts appear to be from the Los Angeles branch of the FTP, but other cities also appear to be represented. Authors represented include William Shakespeare, George Bernard Shaw, Eugene O'Neill, Sinclair Lewis, and Elmer Rice. Many of the scripts are shortened adaptations of original works; some were also adapted for marionette theaters.

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