Found 4 collections related to Gay theater

Chesley, Robert, 1943-1990
Billy Rose Theatre Division | *T-Mss 2010-112
4.1 linear feet (11 boxes)
Robert Chesley (1943-1990) was a pioneering gay playwright who created homoerotic plays. The Robert Chesley papers date from 1978 to 2005 (bulk dates 1980s-1990s) and contain scripts, correspondence, clippings, publications, photographs, posters,... more
Patrick, Robert, 1937-
Billy Rose Theatre Division | *T-Mss 1978-006
22 linear feet (42 boxes)
Robert Patrick was a founding father of the off-off Broadway scene; it's most produced and most prolific playwright. He was also a contributor to the growth of gay theater. Patrick is now best known for his play Kennedy's... more
Caffe Cino
Billy Rose Theatre Division | *T-Vim 2011-300
26 posters in 22 folders
Caffe Cino, a coffee house at 31 Cornelia Street in New York City's Greenwich Village, was at the center of the nascent Off Off-Broadway movement. Founded by Joe Cino in 1958, the Cino staged hundreds of plays, poetry readings, and musical revues.... more
Glines, John
Billy Rose Theatre Division | *T-Mss 2002-028
1.9 linear feet (5 boxes)
John Glines (b. 1933) is an American producer and playwright. In 1976, he established The Glines, an Off Off-Broadway theater company dedicated to producing plays about the gay experience. The John Glines papers (1971-1998) consist of scripts,... more