Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 10 of 11

Leland Bard collection on Michael Seyfrit

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Coll2006-007
Abstract

Musical compositions and published writings by composer Michael Seyfrit (1947-1994), including four instrumental compositions, a guide to the Dayton C. Miller Flute Collection at the Library of Congress, and the piano and vocal scores and other materials relating to the musical The Desert Peach, written with Donna Barr and T. Brian Wagner.

Dates: 1970-1992

Ken Dickmann papers and photographs

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Coll2013-063
Abstract Personal papers, writings, theater production records, publicity material, correspondence, photographs, negatives, slides, and other material, circa 1920-1995, from Ken Dickmann. Materials document Dickmann's life as an Air Force veteran, writer, performer, director, publicist, and gay activist in San Francisco, Los Angeles, and Hawaii. The collection includes his published and unpublished articles related to theater and film criticism and issues in the gay community; material from his work...
Dates: circa 1920-1995; Majority of material found within 1970 - 1995

Vittorio Furgeri papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Coll2008-024
Abstract This collection contains materials on Furgeri's musical drama, Al-Phonsine; including synopses, a full copy of the piano-vocal score, a full copy of the libretto, and two copies of a compact disc recording of musical excerpts, all created and collected by contemporary composer Vittorio Furgeri. The musical drama is inspired by Giuseppe Verdi's La Traviata, and depicts a young gay man who becomes one of the first victims of...
Dates: 1994

Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) theater committee collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Coll2012-163
Abstract

Programs, playbills, fliers, agendas, clippings, notes and promotional photographs (1968-2008) collected by the Los Angeles theater committee of the Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) for its annual Media Awards. The annual ceremony honors outstanding representations in news, entertainment, and social media that have portrayed the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community in just, precise and all-encompassing representations.

Dates: 1968 - 2008; Majority of material found within 1995 - 2008

Eric A. Gordon's Mark the Music: The Life and Work of Marc Blitzstein Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Coll2012-121
Abstract Correspondence, playbills, programs, clippings, photographs, notes, grant proposals and other research material collected for the book, Mark the Music: The Life and Work of Marc Blitzstein (St. Martin's Press, 1989), by Eric A. Gordon. An American composer and gay man, Marc Blitzstein is perhaps most well-known for his 1937 musical, The Cradle Will Rock. The collection includes materials documenting Blitzstein's musical...
Dates: 1850 - 2011; Majority of material found within 1980 - 1991

Gale Hunt papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Coll2013-113
Abstract

Sheet music, writings, corrspondence, personal papers, subject files, photographs and sound recordings, circa 1915-1999, from composer Gale Hunt (also known as Gary Borden Hall). The bulk of the collection pertains to Hunt's original musical, A San Francisco Sunday (1994), for which he wrote the book, music, and lyrics. The collection also includes papers and photographs documenting Hunt's personal life and extended family.

Dates: 1915 - 1999; Majority of material found within 1980 - 1997

Marvin C. Johnson papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Coll2014-036
Abstract

Scripts, sheet music, copyright information, and notes, 1955-1975, from writer Marvin C. Johnson. The bulk of the collection is comprised of scripts and sheet music from the musical, "How to Make a Dumb Blonde," (1969-1973) written by Johnson, with music by James Anderson.

Dates: 1955-1975

Naked Boys Singing records

 Collection — Box: 1-7
Identifier: Coll2013-098
Abstract Correspondence, scripts, sheet music, contracts, production notes, photographs, clippings, publicity material, theater administration files, DVDs, audiocassettes, posters, promotional objects and other material from Naked Boys Singing!, bulk 1998-2004, an off-Broadway musical revue of gay experiences told through song and dance, co-created by Robert Schrock. The collection includes recording demos from the show's composers, as well as administrative files...
Dates: 1968 - 2007

Michael Shere papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Coll2014-015
Abstract

This collection consists of Michael Shere's written works and personal papers, 1971-1994. Michael Shere worked as a theatrical performer, script writer, set and sound designer, and composer for 25 years. He also was an activist for the LGBT community, including for AIDS organizations such as Artists Confronting AIDS and the AIDS Service Center.

Dates: 1971-1994

USC School of Dramatic Arts records

 Collection
Identifier: 5287
Abstract The University of Southern California's School of Dramatic Arts began as the Department of Drama within the School of Speech in 1945. It was part of several other departments before it became an independent school in 1990. The records in the collection document many of the activities of the School in the second half of the 20th century and the early part of the 21st century. Included are programs and photographs from theatrical productions, photographs and documents from events including...
Dates: 1941-2007, undated

Filtered By

  • Subject: Musical theater -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources X
  • Subject: Theater -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Repository
ONE Archives at the USC Libraries, University of Southern California 10
USC Libraries Special Collections 1
 
Subject
Gay composers 4
Gay theater 4
Audiocassettes 3
Correspondence 3
Gay musicians 3
∨ more  
Names
Apostolos, Margo K. 1
Bard, Leland 1
Beglarian, Grant 1
Blankenchip, John Edward 1
Blitzstein, Marc 1