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Edward J. Crowley (1906-1984) Papers

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Identifier: 20/47
Abstract Crowley joined the faculty of Northwestern University as an Instructor in Dramatic Production in September 1949. In 1951, he began teaching Contemporary Theatre, and initiated the concept of organizing theatre parties for groups of students who received tickets at a reduced group rate. The Edward Joseph Crowley Papers are arranged in one and one-half boxes. They span the period 1933-1966. The Papers are organized into seven subseries: biographical materials, correspondence, radio scripts,...

Frank Galati (1943-) Papers

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Identifier: 20/68
Abstract The Frank Galati Papers fill 38 boxes and span the years 1948-2006; the bulk of the papers date between 1965 and 2005. The papers consist mostly of scripts and other notes from the plays he wrote, directed or in which he acted. Biographical files include personal information about Galati and his family. They also include resumes (Box 1, Folder 1), drafts of speeches he made (Box 1, Folder 6) and materials from awards he received and workshops he attended (Box 1, Folder 7).

Virgil C. Johnson Papers

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Identifier: 20/76
Abstract Papers of costume designer Virgil Johnon, Northwestern alumnus and faculty member in the School of Communication (1969-2007) include biographical and teaching files as well as costume and stage sketches and production material.

Maher Ahmad (1950-  ) Papers

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Identifier: 31/6/104
Abstract Maher Ahmad (B.A. 71, M.F.A. 74) is a highly successful production designer who has worked in theater, television, and film from Chicago to New York City to Hollywood.  The Maher Ahmad Papers consist of material relating to his early life and general education, but primarily focuses on his work as a designer for the theater.  The bulk of the collection is production design materials including set, lighting, and costume designs.  Ahmad's teaching notes for the numerous theatre-related classes he...

Paul Barrosse Papers

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Identifier: 31/6/114
Scope and Contents The collection is divided into six sections, and spans the years 1973-1997. All sections, subsections, and folders are arranged in alphabetical order. Whenever possible, folders’ contents and their titles were kept as they were in Barrosse’s personal files, though some modifications were made during processing.The more personal documents of Barrosse’s life are held in the biographical section and are contained in one box which covers the period...