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Porgy and Bess
Crawford production
BOX-FOLDER 109/3 Flyers, 1942
BOX-FOLDER 109/4 Postcard advertisement, 1942
Davis-Breen production (International tour)
BOX-FOLDER 109/16 Articles, 1942, 1955
BOX-FOLDER 109/5 Clippings, 1952-56
BOX-FOLDER 109/6 Flyer-tour, 1952-55
BOX-FOLDER 109/15 Flyers, 1952-55
BOX-FOLDER 134/4 Flyers, notices, 1952-55
BOX-FOLDER 109/7 Overseas exhibit checklist, 1955?
BOX-FOLDER 109/8 Porgy and Bess in the cold war, 1952
Posters
BOX-FOLDER 134/5 Empire, Paris, 27 September
Framed Russia, 1956
BOX-FOLDER 134/6 State Opera of Berlin, 1952 September 11
BOX-FOLDER 134/7 Teatro alla Scala, Milan, Italy, 1955
Framed Teatro la Fenice, 1954 September 22-25
Framed Teatro Nuovo Quattro Fontane, Rome
BOX-FOLDER 134/8 Theatre Royal de la Monnaie, Brussels
BOX-FOLDER 134/9 Vienna, 1952 September 9 and 25 (2)
BOX-FOLDER 134/10 Vienna, 1952 September 6-14
MAPCASE-DRAWER 5/1 Warsaw, 1956
Framed Zagreb, 1954 September 22-25
BOX-FOLDER 134/11 Hallenstadion, Zurich, 1955 June (2)
BOX-FOLDER 109/9 Press notices: Lausanne, Switzerland, 1955
BOX-FOLDER 109/10 Reviews, 1955-56
BOX-FOLDER 134/12 Poster, Teatro Communale di Firenze, Florence, 1984
Theatre Guild production
BOX-FOLDER 109/11 Flyer, 1935
BOX-FOLDER 109/12 Souvenir booklet, 1935?
BOX-FOLDER 109/13 Porgy and Bess [film], 1958
Clippings
BOX-FOLDER 109/14 Tip Toes, 1925 November
Review by Lee Somers
BOX 110-111, 135-137, 139 Programs
The programs in the Gershwin collection are organized alphabetically by subject matter and then chronologically.
BOX-FOLDER 110/1 An American in Paris [film]
New York: Radio City Music Hall, 1951 November
4 copies
BOX-FOLDER 110/2 Eva Gauthier recital
New York: Aeolian Hall, 1923 November 1
BOX-FOLDER 110/3 An Experiment in Modern Music
New York: Aeolian Hall, 1924 February 12
Premiere performance of A Rhapsody in Blue
BOX-FOLDER 137/23 Funny Face
New York: Alvin Theatre, 1928 February 6
George Gershwin Memorial Concert
BOX-FOLDER 110/4 Hollywood Bowl, CA, 1937 September 8
3 copies
Laid in: Review (Hollywood Reporter, 1937 September 9)
BOX-FOLDER 110/5 Los Angeles: Wilshire-Ebell Theatre, 1938 November 14
BOX-FOLDER 110/6 Gershwin Concert-Omaha Junior League, 1934
BOX-FOLDER 110/7 The Gershwin Years
New York: Lincoln Center, 1971 November 14
BOX-FOLDER 110/8 Head Over Heels
Boston: Tremont Theatre, 1918 July
BOX-FOLDER 110/9 Konzert der Wiener Symphoniker
Stadtheater Wiener Neustadt, 1952 November 30
BOX-FOLDER 110/10 La-la Lucille!
Colonial Theatre, 1919 May 12-18
Laid in: Note from H. Botkin to George Gershwin
BOX-FOLDER 110/11 Let 'em eat cake
Washington, DC: National Theatre, 1934 January
1 program + fragments of 1 program
BOX-FOLDER 110/12 Lewisohn Stadium Memorial Concert
New York, 1937 August 9
Laid in: Review
BOX-FOLDER 110/13 Of thee I sing
1932 February 29
from first production
Porgy and Bess
BOX-FOLDER 136/4 Boston: Colonial Theatre, 1935 September 30
BOX-FOLDER 110/14 Merle Armitage production, 1938
Note: Inscribed by Ira Gershwin
BOX-FOLDER 135/10 Merle Armitage production, 1938
Note: Owned by J. Rosamond Johnson; inscribed to him by members of the cast and crew
BOX-FOLDER 110/15 New York, 1942 March 22
BOX-FOLDER 137/29 Columbus: Davidson Theatre, 1943 February 15
BOX-FOLDER 137/30 Seattle: Moore Theatre, 1943 May 31
BOX-FOLDER 110/16 Paris, 1952 February-March?
BOX-FOLDER 110/17 Vienna, 1952 September 7-11
BOX-FOLDER 110/18 Vienna, 1952 September
BOX-FOLDER 110/19 1952
BOX-FOLDER 110/20 Davis-Breen production: London?, 1952?
2 copies, slight variations
BOX-FOLDER 137/31 Philadelphia: Forrest Theatre, 1953 November 30
BOX-FOLDER 137/32 Washington, DC: National Theatre, 1953 December 21
BOX-FOLDER 110/21 German, 1953?
BOX-FOLDER 135/20 Davis-Breen production, 1953-1954?
BOX-FOLDER 137/33 Richmond: Mosque Theatre, 1954? January 18
BOX-FOLDER 110/22 Tel Aviv: Habinah, 1955 January 26-30
5 copies
BOX-FOLDER 110/23 Barcelona: Gran Teatro del Liceo, 1955 February
BOX-FOLDER 110/24 Paris: Théatre de l'Empire, 1955 February 16-March 1
BOX-FOLDER 111/1 Florence, Italy, 1955 March 9-13
BOX-FOLDER 111/2 Turino: Teatro Alfieri, 1955 April 9-19
BOX-FOLDER 111/3 Rome: Teatro Nuovo Quattro Fontane, 1955 April
BOX-FOLDER 111/4 São Paulo: Teatro Santano, 1955 July
BOX-FOLDER 111/5 Montevideo, Uruguay: Teatro Solis, 1955 July 26-31
BOX-FOLDER 111/6 Rio de Janeiro: Teatro Municipal, 1955 July?
BOX-FOLDER 111/7 Bogota: Teatro Columbia, 1955 September 15-18
2 copies
BOX-FOLDER 111/8 Cali, Columbia: Teatro Municipal, 1955 September 21-23
2 copies
BOX-FOLDER 111/9 Lima, Peru: Teatro Municipal, 1955 September
BOX-FOLDER 111/10 Moscow, 1955-56
BOX-FOLDER 111/11 Moscow, 1956
2 copies
BOX-FOLDER 111/12 Munich, 1960 April 1
BOX-FOLDER 137/34 German, undated
Rhapsody in Blue
First performance-general program
BOX-FOLDER 111/13 1924 February 12
BOX-FOLDER 111/14 New York: Aeolian Hall, 1924 February 12
BOX-FOLDER 111/15 First performance-souvenir program, 1924 February 12
Laid in: Ira Gershwin TLS to Benjamin Botkin, 1969 May 15
BOX-FOLDER 111/16 Biopic souvenir program
BOX-FOLDER 111/17 New Jersey: Newark Symphony Hall, 1980 March 30
BOX-FOLDER 111/18 Second Rhapsody
Boston: Symphony Hall, 1932 January 29-30
first performances
BOX-FOLDER 139/19 Strike Up the Band (5), 1927-1988
BOX-FOLDER 111/19 Tip Toes
Washington, DC: National Theatre, 1925 November 24
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