Correspondence with Rod Bladel,

Title
Correspondence with Rod Bladel, 1980-1982.
Author
Drayton, Mary, 1905-1994.
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.1 lin. ft. (38 p.)
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  • Collection is open to the public. Library policy on photography and photocopying will apply. Advance notice may be required.
Source (note)
  • Bladel, Rod
Biography (note)
  • Playwright Mary Drayton, born in Hope, Arkansas, turned to writing after a car accident ended her acting career.
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Call Number
*T-Mss 1982-001
Author
Drayton, Mary, 1905-1994.
Title
Correspondence with Rod Bladel, 1980-1982.
Restricted Access
Collection is open to the public. Library policy on photography and photocopying will apply. Advance notice may be required.
Summary
The collection concerns the world premiere of DUCKS IN A ROW, performed at Cedar Crest College in Allentown, Pa. in 1981 as THREE LINKS OF CHAIN. It is primarily letters by Drayton to the play's director, Rod [Roderick] Bladel, discussing casting, script changes, the Allentown production, and efforts to get the play produced elsewhere. The collection also contains pre-rehearsal notes, sheet music, and programs.
Biography
Playwright Mary Drayton, born in Hope, Arkansas, turned to writing after a car accident ended her acting career. Her plays DEBUT (1956) and PLAYROOM (1965) were produced on Broadway. She also wrote SALT OF THE EARTH, BUILD ME A BRIDGE, DUCKS IN A ROW, and a novel, ALL OUR SECRETS.
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*T-Mss 1982-001
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