Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee Theatre Research Institute

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A theatre card depicting a woman in a horse costume

Some Lawrence and Lee Theatre Research Institute holdings are available digitally. Many more holdings are accessible on-site only in the Jack and Jan Creighton Special Collections Reading Room. 

Collection Holdings

Listing of the personal papers; costume, scene, lighting designs; technical theatre documentation; costumes; models of stage sets; photographs; artwork; sound recordings; and more held by the Lawrence and Lee Theatre Research Institute.

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    Designs - Original artwork and designs, include costume and set design


    Media - Microform of historic theatrical materials; tapes and transcripts of audio and video oral histories; original cast albums, spoken work recordings and other materials on record and audio and cassette tape; videotapes of oral history interviews, performances, rehearsals, theatre conferences and other event

    Ephemera - Transitory documents including, performance programs, tickets, postcards, posters, paper advertising, and articles clipped from newspapers and magazines

    Organizations and Companies - Correspondence, scrapbooks, clippings, photographs, collected memorabilia, and the other assorted odds and ends from theatrical organizations

    Dance, Mime, Movement

    Czech Theatre 

    French Theatre