Found 4 collections related to Traveling theater

Theatre Guild, 1919-
Billy Rose Theatre Division | *T-Mss-2004-024
.42 linear feet (1 box)
The Theatre Guild, established in 1919 by Theresa Helburn, Lawrence Langner, Philip Moeller, and Helen Westley, is an American theatrical association. Since its inception, the Theatre Guild has produced over 200 original theatrical productions,... more
Jitney Players, 1923-1938
Billy Rose Theatre Division | *T-Mss 2014-122
1.5 linear feet (3 boxes, 4 volumes)
The Jitney Players were an American travelling theatre troupe founded in 1923 by Horace Bushnell Cheney (1899-1930) and his wife Alice Keating Cheney (1894-1981). The records, dated 1914 to 1977, mostly document the Jitney Players' theatrical... more
Junior Programs, Inc.
Billy Rose Theatre Division | *T-Mss 2012-066
3.38 linear feet (13 boxes)
Junior Programs, Inc., brought good cultural entertainment for children. Founded as a part of the National Music League in 1933, it became its own organization in 1937. A nonprofit arts organization, it sent out traveling companies-opera, stage... more
New York Street Theater Caravan
Billy Rose Theatre Division | *T-Mss 2008-004
10.62 linear feet (27 boxes)
The New York Street Theatre Caravan (1968-2000) was a New York City-based socialist theater collective that performed for underprivileged and geographically isolated communities in the United States and internationally. The collection dates from... more