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Elizabeth Weaver Collection

Abstract

Title:
Elizabeth Weaver Collection
Author/Creator:
Weaver, Elizabeth
Collection number:
13-59-WARREN
Size:
.50 linear feet
Bulk dates:
1950-1967
Inclusive dates:
1932-2004
Collection Area:
Special Collections in Performing Arts
Repository:
Special Collections in Performing Arts, Michelle Smith Performing Arts Library, Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742. Contact the curator: http://www.lib.umd.edu/scpa/contact
Abstract:

The Elizabeth Weaver Collection contains dance and theater programs with related newspaper clippings from the years of 1932 to 1980.

Important Information for Users of the Collection

Restrictions:

There are no restricted files in this collection.

Preferred citation:

Elizabeth Weaver Collection, Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries.

Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/1903.1/26641
Status:

This collection is PROCESSED.

Historical Note

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Elizabeth Weaver collection contains documents from 1932-1980. The bulk of the collection dates within 1950-1967. The collection contains dance programs, theater programs, and newspaper clippings.

Custodial History and Acquisition Information

Donated by Anne Warren on January 8, 2013.

Processing Information

Processed by:

Emily Milanek and Nicole Horstman, September 2013 and May 2014

Encoded by:

EAD markup created using EAD database in Microsoft Access. Markup completed by Nicole Horstman, May 2014.

Arrangement of Collection

This collection is organized into two series.

Detailed Description of the Collection

Series 1: Dance Programs and Clippings, 1946-2004 and undated (38 items)

This series contains 33 programs and 5 clippings of performances by Ballet Russe de Montecarlo, American Ballet Theater, Jose Greco and his Spanish Ballet, Ballet Espanol Ana Maria, New York City Ballet, and the Masterwork Chorus and Orchestra. Programs are arranged by production company.

DescriptionSeriesBox / ReelFolder / FrameItem
Programs, 1946-1964 series 1box 1folder 1
Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo, Dayton, OH, 1950 series 1box 1folder 1item 1.0
Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo, Dayton, OH, March 19, 1952 series 1box 1folder 1item 2.0
Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo, Dayton, OH, October 8, 1947 series 1box 1folder 1item 3.0
Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo, Dayton, OH (two copies), November 2, 1958 series 1box 1folder 1item 4.0
Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo, Dayton, OH, January 8, 1949 series 1box 1folder 1item 5.0
Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo, Dayton, OH, January 16, 1951 series 1box 1folder 1item 6.0
Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo, Dayton, OH, January 25, 1950 series 1box 1folder 1item 7.0
Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo, Dayton, OH, November 18, 1954 series 1box 1folder 1item 8.0
Ballet Theatre, Columbus, OH, Dec. 12-14, 1946 series 1box 1folder 1item 9.0
American Ballet Theatre, Dayton, OH, 1958 series 1box 1folder 1item 10.0
American Ballet Theatre, Columbus, OH, 1960 series 1box 1folder 1item 11.0
American Ballet Theatre, Ohio State University, March 11, 1961 series 1box 1folder 1item 12.0
American Ballet Theatre, Dayton, OH, 1961 series 1box 1folder 1item 13.0
American Ballet Theatre, 1962-1963 season souvenir program, 1962-1963 series 1box 1folder 1item 14.0
American Ballet Theatre, 1963-1964 season souvenir program, 1963-1964 series 1box 1folder 1item 15.0
Jose Greco and His Spanish Ballet, Civic Music Association, New York, NY, 1949 series 1box 1folder 1item 16.0
Ballet Espanol Ana Maria, Civic Music Association, New York, NY, 1951 series 1box 1folder 1item 17.0
Northeast Regional Ballet Festival, 1961, Dayton, OH, 1961 series 1box 1folder 1item 18.0
Programs, 1959-1975 series 1box 1folder 2
New York City Ballet, City Center, NYC, May 5, 1967 series 1box 1folder 2item 1.0
New York City Ballet, New York State Theater, November 15, 1966 - February 5, 1967 series 1box 1folder 2item 2.0
New York City Ballet, 1974-1975 season souvenir program, 1974-1975 series 1box 1folder 2item 3.0
New York City Ballet, 1959-1960 season souvenir program, 1959-1960 series 1box 1folder 2item 4.0
Masterwork Chorus and Orchestra, NYC, December 9, 1966 series 1box 1folder 2item 5.0
Programs, 1949-1968 and undated series 1box 1folder 3
Fine Arts Festival Performance of Lucas Hoving and Dance Company, The Michigan State University Summer Session and Lecture-concert Series, July 15, 1968 series 1box 1folder 3item 1.0
Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo, Dayton, Ohio, January 8, 1949 series 1box 1folder 3item 2.0
One and Only. Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo, January 16, 1951 series 1box 1folder 3item 3.0
American Ballet Theatre, Grand Pas-Glazounov, Gala Performance, Dayton, Ohio, undated series 1box 1folder 3item 4.0
American Ballet Theatre. Paean, Giselle. Dayton, Ohio, undated series 1box 1folder 3item 5.0
"Repertoire", 1951-1952 series 1box 1folder 3item 6.0
Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra, November 18, 1954 series 1box 1folder 3item 7.0
Third Northeast Regional Ballet Festival, Dayton, Ohio, 1961 series 1box 1folder 3item 8.0
Dayton Civic Ballet with Dayton Philharmonic Training Orchestra, March 20, 1960 series 1box 1folder 3item 9.0
Dance Power, The Detroit Metropolitan Dance Project. Jose Limon and Dance Company, undated series 1box 1folder 3item 10.0
Clippings, 2004 and undated series 1box 1folder 4
5 Ballet Russe Members Hurt as Train is Derailed", undated series 1box 1folder 4item 1.0
Giselle, New Work on Ballet Program", undated series 1box 1folder 4item 2.0
Veteran Actor Dead at 75", undated series 1box 1folder 4item 3.0
Festival Bringing 9 Ballets, 500 Persons to Dayton", undated series 1box 1folder 4item 4.0
The Washington School of Ballet Appoints New Director, The Washington Ballet, January 27, 2004 series 1box 1folder 4item 5.0

Series 2: Theater Programs and Clippings, 1932-1980 and undated (73 items)

This series contains 73 programs of performances by the Hartman Theater, Victory Theater, English Theater, Metropolitan Theater, Penthouse Theater, RKO Grand Theater, Moore Theater, Theatre Guild, Showboat Theater, Paul Winstons Music Theater, and the Kenley Players.

DescriptionSeriesBox / ReelFolder / FrameItem
Clippings and Programs, 1932-1960 and undated series 2box 1folder 5
Hartman Theatre The Green Pastures", undated series 2box 1folder 5item 1.0
Riot 24 Hours Almost Starts War", undated series 2box 1folder 5item 2.0
Macbeth Given With Fire, Dash, undated series 2box 1folder 5item 3.0
End of Season Macbeth Here, Aida at I.U. provide Brilliant Climax and Last Act, undated series 2box 1folder 5item 4.0
War Play Needed Theater Should help Jolt Public from Lethargy; Watch on Rhine Next, undated series 2box 1folder 5item 5.0
Letters to the Editor, undated series 2box 1folder 5item 6.0
A Supper After the Ballet: French Elegance, World Woes A Premiere and a Return The Washington Post, March 26, 1975 series 2box 1folder 5item 7.0
Bravos for A Return, A Premiere Toned-Down Festivities The Washington Post, March 26, 1975 series 2box 1folder 5item 8.0
Hartman Theatre Mourning Becomes Electra, Columbus, OH, 1932 series 2box 1folder 5item 9.0
Hartman Theatre Amphitryon 38, Columbus, OH, 1939 series 2box 1folder 5item 10.0
Hartman Theatre The Rivals, Columbus, OH, 1942 series 2box 1folder 5item 11.0
Hartman Theatre The Man Who Came to Dinner, with the following clippings: Fabulous Mr. Woollcott Playing Real Life role of Convalescent, Neshobe Island, VT June 6th Columbus, OH, 1941 series 2box 1folder 5item 12.0
Hartman Theatre You Cant Take it with You, Columbus, OH, 1938 series 2box 1folder 5item 13.0
Hartman Theatre Claudia, Columbus, OH, 1942 series 2box 1folder 5item 14.0
Hartman Theatre Harvey, Columbus, OH, 1948 series 2box 1folder 5item 15.0
Hartman Theatre A Moon for the Misbegotten, with the following press clippings: Eugene ONeils New Production Appears to Baffle First Audience, Moon in Columbus, Columbus, OH [premiere for the work], 1947 series 2box 1folder 5item 16.0
Hartman Theatre The Great Waltz, Columbus, OH, 1935 series 2box 1folder 5item 17.0
Hartman Theatre Ballet Theatre, Columbus, OH, December 12014, 1946 series 2box 1folder 5item 18.0
Victory Theatre JB, 1959 series 2box 1folder 5item 19.0
Hartman Theatre, Idiots Delight, Columbus, OH, 1937 series 2box 1folder 5item 20.0
English Theatre, Arsenic and Old Lace, Indianapolis, IN, 1942 series 2box 1folder 5item 21.0
Central H.S. Auditorium, Hamlet, Columbus, OH, May 22, 1933 series 2box 1folder 5item 22.0
Metropolitan Theatre Rebecca, Seattle, 1934 series 2box 1folder 5item 23.0
Penthouse Theatre Stage Door, University of Washington (two copies), Januayr 10, 1946 series 2box 1folder 5item 24.0
RKO Grand Theatre Life With Father, Columbus, Ohio, 1941 series 2box 1folder 5item 25.0
Moore Theatre The Fortune Teller, [Canton, OH], 1934 series 2box 1folder 5item 26.0
Theatre Guild, Laurence Olivier Henry V, [program for film], 1944 series 2box 1folder 5item 27.0
Showboat theatre Blithe Spirit, Seattle, November 1, 1945 series 2box 1folder 5item 28.0
Once Upon a Mattress, Summer Theatre, Dayton, OH, 1960 series 2box 1folder 5item 29.0
Carnival, Dayton, OH, 1961 series 2box 1folder 5item 30.0
Showplace, Radio City Music Hall, July 7, 1960 series 2box 1folder 5item 31.0
Programs, 1933-1980 and undated series 2box 1folder 6
Paul Winstons Music Theatre Song of Norway, Memorial Hall, Dayton, OH, 1945 series 2box 1folder 6item 1.0
Paul Winstons Music Theatre Wheres Charley? Memorial Hall, Dayton, OH, 1949 series 2box 1folder 6item 2.0
Paul Winstons Music Theatre Carousel, Memorial Hall, Dayton, OH, 1947 series 2box 1folder 6item 3.0
Paul Winstons Music Theatre Finians Rainbow, Memorial Hall, Dayton, OH, 1951 series 2box 1folder 6item 4.0
Paul Winstons Music Theatre Kiss Me Kate, Memorial Hall, Dayton, OH, 1952 series 2box 1folder 6item 5.0
Paul Winstons Music Theatre Kismet, Memorial Hall, Dayton, OH, 1954 series 2box 1folder 6item 6.0
Bell, Book, and Candle, Memorial Hall, Dayton, OH, 1960 series 2box 1folder 6item 7.0
Destry Rides Again, Memorial Hall, Dayton, OH, 1959 series 2box 1folder 6item 8.0
Show Girl, Memorial Hall, Dayton, OH, 1961 series 2box 1folder 6item 9.0
Born Yesterday, Dayton Theatre Festival, n.d. Memorial Hall, Dayton, OH (two copies), 1953 series 2box 1folder 6item 10.0
Harvey, Dayton Theatre Festival, Memorial Hall, Dayton, OH (two copies), 1952 series 2box 1folder 6item 11.0
Pal Joey, Memorial Hall, Dayton, OH (two copies), 1953 series 2box 1folder 6item 12.0
Oklahoma, Dayton Theatre Festival Memorial Hall, Dayton, OH, 1959 series 2box 1folder 6item 13.0
The King and I, Dayton Theatre Festival n.d. Memorial Hall, Dayton, OH (two copies), 1954 series 2box 1folder 6item 14.0
The Tunnel of Love, Dayton Theatre Festival Memorial Hall, Dayton, OH, 1959 series 2box 1folder 6item 15.0
Kenley Players 4 Girls 4, Dayton, OH, 1980 series 2box 1folder 6item 16.0
Kenley Players Walking Happy, Dayton, OH, 1979 series 2box 1folder 6item 17.0
Kenley Players Paint Your Wagon, Dayton, OH, 1978 series 2box 1folder 6item 18.0
Kenley Players Dont Drink the Water Dayton, OH, 1979 series 2box 1folder 6item 19.0
Kenley Players The Unsinkable Molly Brown, Dayton, OH, 1976 series 2box 1folder 6item 20.0
Kenley Players How Now, Dow Jones, Dayton, OH, 1975 series 2box 1folder 6item 21.0
Kenley Players Arsenic and Old Lace, Dayton, OH, 1973 series 2box 1folder 6item 22.0
Kenley Players Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, Dayton, OH, 1980 series 2box 1folder 6item 23.0
Kenley Players Take Me Along, Dayton, OH, 1968 series 2box 1folder 6item 24.0
Kenley Players Funny Girl, Dayton, OH, 1967 series 2box 1folder 6item 25.0
Kenley Players Cabaret, Dayton, OH, 1970 series 2box 1folder 6item 26.0
Kenley Players South Pacific, Dayton, OH, 1965 series 2box 1folder 6item 27.0
Kenley Players No. No. Nanette, Dayton, OH, 1974 series 2box 1folder 6item 28.0
Kenley Players Guys and Dolls, Dayton, OH [music directed by Francis Ford Coppolas father!], 1965 series 2box 1folder 6item 29.0
Kenley Players George M! Dayton, OH, 1973 series 2box 1folder 6item 30.0
Kenley Players Sweet Charity, Dayton, OH, 1977 series 2box 1folder 6item 31.0
Kenley Players Showboat, Dayton, OH, 1978 series 2box 1folder 6item 32.0
Kenley Players The Boy Friend, Dayton, OH, 1966 series 2box 1folder 6item 33.0
Kenley Players South Pacific, Dayton, OH, 1965 series 2box 1folder 6item 34.0
West Side Story (Broadway), Winter Garden (two copies), 1960 series 2box 1folder 6item 35.0
Oliver! (Broadway), Imperial Theatre, 1963 series 2box 1folder 6item 36.0
"Kismet, New York State Theater, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, July 1965 series 2box 1folder 6item 37.0
Dracula, Martin Beck Theatre, July 978 series 2box 1folder 6item 38.0
Firebird, Stravinsky Violin Concert, The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, March 1975 series 2box 1folder 6item 39.0
The Grand Kabuki National Theatre of Japan, The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, September 1977 series 2box 1folder 6item 40.0
Walter Hampden in Caponsacchi, May 22-23, 1933 series 2box 1folder 6item 41.0
Rikes Presents Fashion Distinctively Rikes Symphony of Fashion, undated series 2box 1folder 6item 42.0

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