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Guide to the Actors' Equity Association Theatrical Programs WAG.257

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Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives

Collection processed by K. Kevyne Baar, 2006-2007

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on July 20, 2018
Description is in English.

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Actors' Equity Association
Source: Actors' Equity Association
Title: Actors' Equity Association Theatrical Programs
Dates [inclusive]: 1915-2001
Abstract: Actors' Equity Association (AEA) is the union of professional legitimate stage actors and stage managers. AEA negotiates contracts and agreements that often affect a productions theatre program. Over the years rules regarding billing, program biographies, and Equity recognition in programs have become part of these contracts and agreements. The Actors' Equity Association Theatrical Programs collection is made up of programs collected by the organization, its employees and friends from 1915 to 2001. The collection includes programs for productions in New York City, at regional theatres around the country as well as touring productions and Equity Library Theatre. The collection demonstrates the enormity and diversity of theatre in America during the 20th Century.
Quantity: 61 Linear Feet (61 boxes)
Location: This collection are stored off-site and advance notice is required for use. Please contact tamiment.wagner@nyu.edu at least two days prior to research visit.
Call Phrase: WAG.257