Found 7 collections related to Puppeteers

Robb, Marion Dobbie, 1895-1986
Billy Rose Theatre Division | *T-Mss 2000-019
.25 linear feet (1 box)
Marion Dobbie Robb was a teacher, director, actress, and puppeteer. She taught literature and drama at North Dakota State Teachers' College in the 1920s before moving to New York to act. She directed and occasionally appeared in various student... more
Joseph, Helen Haiman
Billy Rose Theatre Division | *T-Mss 2013-145
.4 linear feet (1 box)
Helen Haiman Joseph (1888-1978) was a puppeteer who specialized in marionettes. The collection, dated from 1907 to 1959, focuses on Joseph's professional career as a master puppeteer and her family life. The files hold correspondence, photographs,... more
Penny Jones & Co.
Billy Rose Theatre Division | *T-Mss 2010-011
.4 linear feet (1 box)
Penny Jones & Co. Puppets was founded by Penny Jones (1935?-) in the early 1970s. The company is dedicated to young children's puppet theatre with a small repertoire of pieces for adults and older children. The collection consists primarily of... more
Halpert, Milton
Billy Rose Theatre Division | *T-Mss 2014-105
5 linear feet (12 boxes)
Milton Halpert (1910-2000), draftsman and stage hand was an advocate for the art of puppetry. The collection, dated 1930s to 1980s, is mostly material collected on puppetry in the United States. The collection holds correspondence, material from... more
Cleveland, William, 1910-1970
Billy Rose Theatre Division | *T-Mss 2012-020
2.77 linear feet (7 boxes)
William H. Cleveland, Jr., was a teacher, writer, and puppeteer. This collection of puppetry materials, which he began assembling in 1935, consists of Cleveland's writings; correspondence; and printed materials, such as puppet plays, programs,... more
Sherman, Mildred
Billy Rose Theatre Division | *T-Mss 2001-046
3.36 linear feet (8 boxes)
American dramatist and puppeteer, Mildred Sherman, was director of the Gellendré Theatre Studio in New York City from the 1940s to the mid-1960s. This collection contains correspondence, photographs, performance programs, press clippings, and... more
Sears, David, 1948-1992
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMD 184
23 linear feet (52 boxes)
Research files used by David Sears for writing reviews and articles on dance and theater.