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Ann Barzel papers

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Identifier: Dance-MS-Barzel
Abstract Correspondence, works, photographs, and personal and biographical material by Chicago dance critic and historian Ann Barzel.
Dates: 1912-2005

Ellen Goldsmith Papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Goldsmith
Abstract Large collection of photographs relating to the ballet, opera and cinema, dating from the 1940s through the early 1970s, amassed by Ellen (Teddy) Goldsmith, backstage worker at the Civic Opera House, home of the Lyric Opera of Chicago. Many of the photographs are professional portraits of opera stars and ballet dancers – many autographed – and hundreds of personal and backstage snapshots. Also, a group of photos of movie stills, popular celebrities and performers, plus a small amount of...
Dates: 1933-2007

Hope Abelson Papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Abelson
Abstract Materials related to the theater career, business, and personal life of Chicago theater producer and philanthropist Hope Abelson, including scripts, theater mementos, correspondence, financial documents, photographs, audio recordings, and video recordings.
Dates: 1914-2008; Majority of material found within 1949-2006

Mike Nussbaum Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Nussbaum
Abstract Playscripts, photographs, clippings, and miscellaneous personal and production materials of Chicago actor and director known for his work with playwright David Mamet and the Chicago Shakespeare Theater.
Dates: 1945-2017; Majority of material found within 1964 - 2015

Raven Theatre Records

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Raven
Abstract Records related to Chicago’s Raven Theatre’s administration, development, history, and productions. Materials include box office reports, building plans, and correspondence, as well as budgets, flyers, photographs, reviews, press releases, programs, annotated scripts, and set designs for Raven Theatre’s main stage and “shorties”/one act productions.
Dates: approximately 1940-2015; Majority of material found within 1983 - 2013

William Frederking dance photographs

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Identifier: Dance-MS-Frederking
Abstract Black and white photographs of Chicago area dance companies and dancers taken by professional photographer William Frederking. Also included are publicity materials related to the dance companies and dancers Frederking photographed as well as personal materials such as correspondence.
Dates: 1985-2016; Majority of material found within 1990 - 2000

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Donaldson, Virginia 1
Dzhermolinska, Helen 1
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Mordine and Company Dance Theater 1
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Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). School of Communication 1
Nussbaum, Annette 1
Nussbaum, Karen 1
Nussbaum, Mike 1
Nussbaum, Susan 1
Parzer, Sabine Fabie 1
Phoenix Theatre (Organization : New York, N.Y.) 1
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Price, Leontyne 1
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Robinson, Edward G. 1
Roughton, Janet 1
Royal Ballet 1
Schulze, Mark 1
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Shineflug, Nana 1
Stigler, Elisa 1
Stratford Festival (Ont.) 1
Taylor-Appling, Wendy 1
Tebaldi, Renata 1
Trinity Irish Dance Company 1
Turbyfill, Mark 1
Uppman, Theodor 1
Vickers, Jon 1
Warren, Leonard, 1911-1960 1
William Penn Elementary School (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Williams, Tennessee 1
XSIGHT! Performance Group 1
Youskevitch, Igor 1
Zanasi, Mario 1
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