Records of the Piven Theatre Workshop
Scope and Contents
The records include the Piven Theatre Company’s production and events files, photographs, teaching materials, public relations material, Joyce Piven’s subject files, audiovisual recordings, project grant files, and posters.
- Piven Theatre Workshop (Organization)
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is stored at a remote campus location and requires two business days advance notice for retrieval. Please contact the McCormick Library at firstname.lastname@example.org or 847-491-3635 for more information or to schedule an appointment to view the collection.
102.00 Boxes (102 boxes; 1 framed oil painting)
Language of Materials
The Piven Theatre Workshop, a theatre educational center and professional theatre company in Evanston, Illinois, was founded by Joyce and Byrne Piven. The Records include the Piven Theatre Company’s production and events files, photographs, teaching materials, public relations material, Joyce Piven’s subject files, audiovisual recordings, project grant files, and posters.
Source of Acquisition
The Piven Theatre Workshop donated the collection to the Northwestern University Archives on June 25, 2013 (Accession #13-137), with additional accessions numbered 13-174, 13-241, 14-136, 15-104, 16-168, 17-183, 17-271.
- Guide to the Records of the Piven Theatre Workshop
- Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). University Archives
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Part of the Northwestern University Archives Repository
Deering Library, Level 3
1970 Campus Dr.
Evanston IL 60208-2300 US