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Alan Howard Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Dance-MS-Howard
Abstract Clippings, photographs, programs, assorted miscellaneous printed material and memorabilia relating to ballet dancers and dance companies.
Dates: 1924-2002; Majority of material found within 1980 - 2002

Dean Diggins Papers

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Identifier: Dance-MS-Diggins
Abstract Material regarding Diggins’s career as a tap dancer and teacher, including class notes while studying with Paul Draper, plus clippings, photographs, programs, publicity items and scrapbooks relating to his ten years as a part of the Mattison Trio. Also, his choreographic notes for tap routines composed for classical music and audio and video tapes of some of those dances.
Dates: 1956-1995

Edith Allard papers

 Collection
Identifier: Dance-MS-Allard
Abstract Letters, postcards, telegrams, contracts and schedules, clippings, photographs and programs of dance performances in Israel and Sweden, two art prints and a small collection of medals.
Dates: 1955-1991

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

Ensemble Español Spanish Dance Theater Collection

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Identifier: Dance-MS-Ensemble Espanol
Abstract Material collected by Libby Komaiko, founder of the Ensemble Español Spanish Dance Theater, relating to her and the dance company. Consists mostly of photographs of Komaiko and other dancers, plus a few clippings, flyers, posters, programs, and miscellaneous pieces. Also, two copies of a videotape entitled “The First 20 Years, 1976-1996.”
Dates: 1974-2003

Hope Abelson Papers

 Collection
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

Illinois Ballet Records

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Identifier: Dance-MS-Illinois Ballet
Abstract The Illinois Ballet was founded in 1959 by two former Sadler's Wells ballet dancers, Richard Ellis and Christine Du Boulay. The company presented several seasons of performances per year until its demise in 1972. The company remained constant with four soloists and ten corps members, and included two dancer/choreographers, Hy Somers and Dom Orejudos (aka Etienne). Collection consists of numerous performance photographs, programs and publicity material, a few pieces of correspondence and office...
Dates: 1959-1972

Margot Grimmer Papers

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Identifier: Dance-MS-Grimmer
Abstract Material relating to the career of Chicago dancer Margot Grimmer, including clippings, advertising items, programs, a few miscellaneous incoming letters, and numerous photographs.
Dates: 1956-1984

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

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Manuscripts, American -- Illinois -- Chicago 9
Programs -- 1951-2000 7
Photographs -- 1901-1950 4
Photographs -- 2001-2050 4
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Community theater -- Illinois -- Chicago 3
Dancers -- Portraits 3
Playbills -- 1951-2000 3
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Theater -- Illinois -- Chicago 3
Theater -- Production and direction 3
Theater programs -- 1951-2000 3
Theater programs -- 2001-2050 3
Video recordings -- 2001-2050 3
Clippings -- 1901-1950 2
Dance companies -- Illinois -- Chicago 2
Male dancers 2
Posters -- 1951-2000 2
Programs -- 1901-1950 2
Scrapbooks -- 1951-2000 2
Scripts (documents) -- 1951-2000 2
Scripts (documents) -- 2001-2050 2
Sound recordings -- 1951-2000 2
Theater -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- 20th century 2
Theater architecture 2
Video recordings -- 1951-2000 2
Videocassettes 2
Women dancers -- Illinois -- Chicago 2
AIDS (Disease) and the arts 1
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Actors and actresses -- Portraits 1
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Autographs -- Collectors and collecting -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
Ballet dancers -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
Ballet dancers -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Photographs 1
Ballet dancers -- Sweden -- Stockholm 1
Broadway (New York, N.Y.) 1
Caricatures -- 1951-2000 1
Choreographers -- Illinois -- Highland Park 1
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Correspondence -- 1951-2000 1
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Dance -- Study and teaching -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
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Gould, Morton, 1913-1996. Concertos, tap dancer, orchestra 1
Jews -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History 1
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Photographs -- Collectors and collecting -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
Playbills -- 1901-1950 1
Posters 1
Posters -- 2001-2050 1
Promotional materials -- 1951-2000 1
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Scenography (discipline) -- 1951-2000 1
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Scrapbooks -- 1851-1900 1
Scrapbooks -- 2001-2050 1
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Signatures (names) -- 1951-2000 1
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Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo 2
Goodman Theatre (Chicago, Ill.) 2
New York City Ballet 2
Steppenwolf Theatre Company 2
Abelson, Hope 1
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Allard, Edith 1
Alonso, Alicia 1
Ballets russes 1
Baryshnikov, Mikhail 1
Bernstein, Leonard 1
Bikel, Theodore 1
Braun, Eric 1
Bruscantini, Sesto 1
Cassidy, Claudia 1
Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich 1
Chicago Opera Ballet 1
Chicago Symphony Orchestra 1
Christoff, Boris 1
Crawford, Cheryl 1
Danilova, Alexandra 1
Diggins, Dean 1
Draper, Paul 1
Eglevsky, André 1
Egorova, Lubov Nikolaevna 1
Ellis, Christine Du Boulay 1
Ellis, Richard 1
Ensemble Español 1
Fernandez, Royes 1
Fleming, Libby Komaiko 1
Franklin, Frederic 1
Gaines, Barbara 1
Gobbi, Tito 1
Goldsmith, Ellen 1
Gould, Morton 1
Grimmer, Ann 1
Grimmer, Margot 1
Hightower, Rosella 1
Holden, Stanley 1
Howard, Alan 1
Hull House Theatre (Organization : Chicago, Ill.) 1
Illinois Ballet 1
Kaye, Danny 1
Kaye, Nora 1
Kazan, Elia 1
Kitt, Eartha 1
Kraus, Alfredo 1
Kriza, John 1
League of Chicago Theatres 1
Liberace 1
Lookingglass Theatre Company 1
Lyric Opera of Chicago 1
Mamet, David 1
Marceau, Marcel 1
Margot Grimmer American Dance Company 1
Margot Grimmer American Dance School 1
Matthews, Dorothy 1
Mattison Trio 1
Menendian, Michael 1
Montemurro, JoAnn 1
Nilsson, Birgit 1
Northlight Theatre Company 1
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). School of Communication 1
Nussbaum, Annette 1
Nussbaum, Karen 1
Nussbaum, Mike 1
Nussbaum, Susan 1
Page, Ruth 1
Phoenix Theatre (Organization : New York, N.Y.) 1
Phyllis Sabold Dance Company 1
Powers, John R. 1
Price, Leontyne 1
Raven Theatre 1
Robinson, Edward G. 1
Royal Ballet 1
Shakespeare, William 1
Stratford Festival (Ont.) 1
Tanno, Guy 1
Tebaldi, Renata 1
Uppman, Theodor 1
Vickers, Jon 1
Warren, Leonard, 1911-1960 1
Williams, Tennessee 1
Youskevitch, Igor 1
Zanasi, Mario 1
Zoritch, George 1
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