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Coriolanus programs

Title
Coriolanus programs, 1811-1939.

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Mixed materialSupervised use MWEZ+ n.c. 6125Performing Arts Research Collections - Theatre

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Additional Authors
  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
  • Sheridan, Thomas, 1719-1788.
  • Kemble, John Philip, 1757-1823
  • Siddons, Sarah, 1755-1831
  • Kean, Edmund, 1787-1833
  • Macready, William Charles, 1793-1873
  • Hamblin, Thomas Sowerby, 1800-1853
  • Salvini, Tommaso, 1829-1915
  • Allen, Viola, 1867-1948
  • Irving, Henry, Sir, 1838-1905
  • Terry, Ellen, Dame, 1847-1928
  • Benson, Frank R. (Frank Robert), 1858-1939
Description
1 bound volume of programs : illustrations, some in color; 29 cm
Donor/Sponsor
In honor of George Freedley
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Marginalia.
  • Theater programs.
  • Playbills.
Note
  • Programs (1811 - 1939) for Coriolanus by William Shakespeare documenting performances by a range of actors from the early 19th to the early 20th Century, mainly in England with some in the United States, including a number of late-career appearances at Covent Garden by John Philip Kemble and final appearances by Sarah Siddons; Edmund Kean; William Charles Macready; Thomas Sowerby Hamblin in Thomas Sheridan's adaptation; Tommaso Salvini and Viola Allen; Henry Irving and Ellen Terry; two productions at the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre Stratford-Upon-Avon, including the Tercentenary Commemoration organized by F.R. Benson; The Federal Theatre Project; The Abbey Theatre.
  • A number of the programs belong to the Stead Collection.
  • Item 14, a program from the Theatre Royal, Covent Garden, May 18, 1814, is mounted on silk.
  • Item 19, an 1885 program from the Metropolitan Opera, is signed: "F.B. Marian Baignoir box"
  • Compiled and bound by The New York Public Library.
Call Number
MWEZ+ n.c. 6125
OCLC
991527855
Title
Coriolanus programs, 1811-1939.
Type of Content
text
still image
Type of Medium
unmediated
Type of Carrier
volume
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Added Author
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Sheridan, Thomas, 1719-1788. Coriolanus.
Kemble, John Philip, 1757-1823, actor.
Siddons, Sarah, 1755-1831, actor.
Kean, Edmund, 1787-1833, actor.
Macready, William Charles, 1793-1873, actor.
Hamblin, Thomas Sowerby, 1800-1853, actor.
Salvini, Tommaso, 1829-1915, actor.
Allen, Viola, 1867-1948, actor.
Irving, Henry, Sir, 1838-1905, actor.
Terry, Ellen, Dame, 1847-1928, actor.
Benson, Frank R. (Frank Robert), 1858-1939, director, actor.
Research Call Number
MWEZ+ n.c. 6125
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