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Overview This collection was created to contain rare books in the Beck Archives not associated with a collection. It currently includes one autographed copy of the play "Zalmen or The Madness of God" by Elie Wiesel.
Overview The material in the collection includes items, photographs, and papers related to Dorothy Bercu Gross and her husband Norman Gross, her extended family, and her Vaudeville career in the 1920s and 1930s. Her father owned the Chicago Hide, Fur and Wool Company in Douglas, Wyoming and Denver, Colorado. The collection spans from the late 1800s to 2015 and illustrates an extended Jewish family and vaudeville performers.
Overview Bobbie Louise Hawkins (July 11, 1930 – May 4, 2018) was raised in West Texas and studied art in London. After traveling extensively, she settled in Colorado. Bobbie wrote more than twenty books of fiction, non-fiction, poetry, and performance monologues. She was married to Robert Creeley for eighteen years and they had two (2) children. The collection consists of art and written works, notebooks, correspondence, photographs, audio/visual items, and other materials created and collected by poet,...
Dates: 1960 - 2018
Overview The Centennial Towers Miracle Theatre Company appears to have been a small, student-run theatre group that existed for approximately fifteen (15) years. It consisted of and/or was run by theatre students, and they produced small plays that were performed in the Main Lounge of Centennial Towers.
Dates: Other: 1981
Overview Colorado Contemporary Dance was a nonprofit organization and performing arts preseenter which operated from 1973 to 2002. The organization's primary mission was to promote contemporary dance performance, education, and community outreach throughout Colorado. This collection contains administrative files from Colorado Contemporary Dance including Articles of Incorporation, By-laws, meeting minutes, annual reports, treasurer reports, and correspondences (dating to 1971 as prior to the...
Dates: Other: 1971 - 2002
Overview Collection contains correspondence, playbills, programs, photographs, productions, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, film negatives, scripts, staging directions, brochures, annual reports, correspondence, meeting minutes, memos, costume designs, props, administrative files, press releases, and academic accreditation related to the Department of Theatre at the University of Denver from 1951 through 1982.
Dates: Other: 1934-1984
Overview This collection contains programs and clippings related to the Fine Arts Foundation summer debutante ball under their previous name, Debutante Charities, Inc.
Dates: Other: 1987-1994
Overview Lamont Society records.
Overview Lillian Stein was born on July 7, 1907 in Denver to David and Rose Stein. Her father was a tailor and a cantor. Billie (Lillian) Stein began playing the trumpet in The Denver Post Boys Band. She started her all girls band at 14 and took Billie's Harmony Girls jazz band on the road when she graduated from high school at the age of 15. With her jazz band, she traveled throughout the United States performing on her trumpet. She married William Stein in 1939. Billie Stein became involved in many...
Dates: Other: 1920-1996
Overview Lynne Taylor-Corbett is a renowned choreographer and director. She has worked in theater and dance, choreographing pieces including the well-known "Great Galloping Gottschalk." This collection contains audiovisual materials, photographs, programs, clippings, contracts, correspondence, and choreographic and production notes.
Dates: Other: 1969-2018
- Subject: Performing arts X
- University of Denver. Department of Theatre 2
- Allen, John 1
- Allen, Mabel E. (Wickham) 1
- Bercu Family 1
- Billie Stein's Harmony Girls Band 1
- Brown, Joan C. 1
- Centennial Towers (Denver, Colo.) 1
- Chase, Mary, 1907-1981 1
- Chicago Hide, Fur and Wool Company 1
- Colorado Contemporary Dance 1
- Gross, Dorothy Bercu, 1917-2015 1
- Hawkins, Bobbie Louise 1
- Jewish Family and Children's Service. (Denver, CO) 1
- Lamont School of Music 1
- National Council of Jewish Women. Denver Section 1
- Porter, R. Russell (Robert Russell), 1908-1986 1
- Robert and Judi Newman Center for the Performing Arts (Denver, Colo.) 1
- Seifert, Stephen 1
- Stein, Billie (Lillian), 1907-2002 1
- Stein, William, 1896-1982 1
- Taylor-Corbett, Lynne 1
- University of Denver. School of Theater 1
- Wiesel, Elie, 1928-2016 1 ∧ less