Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject HeadingsScope Note: Public Note: Here are entered programs or posters announcing a theatrical performance. (AAT)
Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Helen Bonfils built the Bonfils Theatre, on East Colfax Avenue at Elizabeth Street, Denver, Colorado, in 1953. The theatre was built to try to preserve live theater in a time when Hollywood Films were taking over the entertainment industry. In 1985 the theatre was renamed the Lowenstein Theatre and was then closed in 1986 by its umbrella organization, the Denver Center for the Performing Arts. The collection consists of two copies of the Bonfils Memorial Theatre dedication program (1953)...
Dates: 1953-1973; Majority of material found in 1953, 1973
File — Box D023.0002: Series D023.03 [U186022113756]
Overview This box contains programs for pieces directed and/or choreographed by Lynne Taylor-Corbett. Programs are from dance companies and theater productions. The first folder holds an index from accessions containing information about each piece/program for the series.
Scope and Contents The scrapbook contains programs and playbills from all the theater, dance, and music productions that the Beck family attended from 1933 through 1945 in Denver, New York and other cities. Many of the performances were Arthur M. Oberfelder concert series.