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AC#219, University Archive, Missouri Southern Theatre Department Collection

Collection Information

Collection Number: AC#219

Title: 
Missouri Southern Theatre Department Collection

Dates: 
1950-2012


Collection Size: 
4 Boxes

 

Scope and Content

Programs, photographs and various other papers from the Missouri Southern Theatre Department, 1950's through 2012.

Creator(s)

Missouri Southern Theatre Department

Acquisition Information

Donated by the Missouri Southern Theatre Department in 1987, 2002, 2008, 2009, and 2016-2017.

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Goodbye My Fancy, December 16, 1951

Goodbye My Fancy, December 16, 1951

Our Town, May 1, 1952

Our Town, May 1, 1952

The Crucible, 1960

The Crucible, 1960

The Crucible, 1960

Anna Karenina, 1967

Anna Karenina, 1967

Anna Karenina, 1967

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Androcles And The Lion, 1971

Androcles And The Lion, 1971

Androcles And The Lion, 1971

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead, 1980

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead, 1980

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead, 1980

Conundrum, 1990

Rakshasa's Ring, November 13, 2002

Chicago, March 7, 2012

Joplin Junior College and Missouri Southern Theatre 1950-1972, Box 1

Missouri Southern Theatre 1950-1972‚Äč, 
Box 1

  •   Plays 1950-1954: Newspaper Articles
  •   Mr. Pim Passes By: Fall, 1956
  •   The Physician in Spite of Himself- Spring 1957
  •   Male Animal- Fall, 1957
  •   She Stoops to Conquer- Spring, 1958
  •   Ah, Wilderness!- Fall, 1958
  •   Diary of Anne Frank- Spring , 1959
  •   Charley’s Aunt- Fall, 1959
  •   The Crucible- Spring, 1960
  •   Jane Eyre- Fall, 1960
  •   Green Grow the Lilacs- Spring, 1961
  •   The Admirable Crichton- Fall, 1961
  •   Everyman- Christmas, 1961
  •   Good News- Spring, 1962
  •   You Can’t Take It With You- Fall, 1962
  •   Christ in Concrete City- Easter, 1963
  •   Medea- Spring, 1963
  •   Our Town- Fall, 1963
  •   Little Marry Sunshine- Spring, 1964
  •   The Miser- Oct., 1964
  •   Miracle Worker- Dec., 1964
  •   All the Way Home- Spring, 1965
  •   The Taming of the Shrew- Spring, 1965
  •   Oedipus Rex- Fall, 1965
  •   The Heiress- Fall, 1965
  •   Peter the Wolf- 1966
  •   Liliom- Spring, 1966
  •   Ralph Roister Doister- Spring, 1966
  •   Blithe Spirit- Fall, 1966
  •   Corn is Green- Fall, 1966
  •   Finian’s Rainbow- Spring, 1967
  •   Lorreto-Hilton, Spring, 1967
  •   The Menaechmi- Fall, 1967
  •   Anna Karenina- Fall 1967
  •   Dramatico- Spring, 1968
  •   A Doll’s House- Spring, 1968
  •   Dark of the Moon- Fall, 1968
  •   Finian’s Rainbow I, Touring USO- Spring, 1968
  •   Dandelion Wine- Fall, 1968
  •   Lady’s Not For Burning- Mar., 1969
  •   Easter- April, 1969
  •   The Magic Hour- Spring, 1969
  •   Summer & Smoke- Summer, 1969
  •   Trojan Women- Oct., 1969
  •   Cinderella- 1969
  •   Right You Are- Dec., 1969
  •   Blood Wedding- Spring, 1970
  •   School for Scandal- May, 1970
  •   Many Moons- Spring, 1970
  •   Missouri Legend- Fall, 1976
  •   Robin Hood- Fall, 1970
  •   Cherry Orchard- Fall, 1970
  •   Tartuffe- Spring, 1971
  •   Rumpelstiltskin- Spring, 1971
  •   The Killer- Spring, 1971
  •   Androcles and the Lion- Fall, 1971
  •   The Little Foxes- Fall, 1971
  •   Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead- Fall, 1971
  •   The Rooster’s Egg- Spring, 1972
  •   She Stoops to Conquer- Spring, 1972
  •   Once Upon a Mattress- Spring 1972
  •   Deidre of the Sorrows- Fall, 1972
  •   Earnest in Love- Fall, 1972
  •   Brave Little Taylor- Dec., 1972

Missouri Southern Theatre, 1973-2012, Box 2

Missouri Southern Theatre 1973-2012,
Box 2

  • The Member of the Wedding- Spring, 1973
  •   Tarradiddle Tales- Spring, 1973
  •   The Great Divide- April, 1973
  •   Fantasticks- Fall, 1973
  •   Thoreau- Fall, 1973
  •   Just So- Fall, 1973
  •   Summertree- Spring, 1974
  •   Puss in Boots- Spring, 1974
  •   As You Like It- Spring, 1974
  •   Strolling Players- Fall, 1974
  •   Inherit the Wind- Fall, 1974
  •   Imaginary Invalid- Fall, 1974
  •   Reynard the Fox- Spring, 1975
  •   The Warrior’s Husband- Spring, 1975
  •   Come Slowly, Eden- Spring, 197
  •   Rags to Riches- Fall, 1975
  •   All My Sons- Fall, 1975
  •   Life with Father- Fall, 1975
  •   George Washington Slept Here- Spring 1976
  •   Appleseed- Spring, 1976
  •   Giants in the Earth- Spring, 1976
  •   Green Grow the Lilacs- Fall, 1976
  •   The Merry Pranks of Tyll- Fall, 1976
  •   The Doctor in Spite of Himself- Spring, 1977
  •   The Madwoman of Chaillot- Spring, 1977
  •   Picnic- Spring, 1977
  •   Mother Courage- Oct., 1977
  •   Cinderella- Fall, 1977
  •   My Sister Eileen- Dec., 1977
  •   Rude Mechanicals- Spring, 1978
  •   Medea- Spring, 1978
  •   Rainmaker- Spring, 1978
  •   Glass Menagerie- Oct., 1978
  •   Androcles and the Lion- Fall, 1978
  •   Macbeth- Dec., 1978
  •   Rumpelstiltskin- Spring, 1979
  •   Kiss Me Kate- March, 1979
  •   Arms and the Man- May, 1979
  •   Robin Hood II- Fall, 1979
  •   Mousetrap- Oct. &Nov., 1979
  •   A Streetcar Named Desire- Dec., 1979
  •   Born Yesterday- March, 1980
  •   The Boyfriend- April, 1980
  •   Rosencrantz and Gildenstern Are Dead (Revival)- Fall, 1980
  •   Bus Stop- April, 1981
  •   Crucifer of Blood- Nov., 1981
  •   The Crucible- Spring, 1982
  •   Rashomon- Oct., 1982
  •   Ghosts- Spring, 1983
  •   The Importance of Being Earnest- Spring, 1984
  •   Brush up on Your Shakespeare- Oct., 1984
  •   Ah, Wilderness- April, 1986
  •   Pack of Lies- Oct., 1986
  •   Cat on a Hot Tin Roof- April, 1988
  •   Little Shop of Horrors- July, 1988
  •   Tom Jones- Fall, 1988
  •   Fool for Love- Fall, 1988
  •   The Nerd- Spring, 1989
  •   Pinter Two: The Collection and the Lover- April, 1989
  •   Talley’s Folly- Oct., 1989
  •   Hotel Baltimore- Fall, 1989
  •   The Diviners- Fall, 1989
  •   The Menaechmi- Fall, 1990
  •   Conundrum- Oct., 1990 
  •   Black Comedy- Fall, 1991
  •   Make a Joyful Noise- Dec., 1991
  •   Coyote Ugly- Feb., 1992
  •   Godspell- April, 1992
  •   The Mystery of Edwin Drood- May, 1992
  •   Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?- Sept., 1992
  •   Antigone- Sept., 1992
  •   Strange Snow- Feb., 1993
  •   The Doctor in Spite of Himself- April, 1993
  •   Like Father- Sept., 1993
  •   The Boys Next Door- Oct. 1993
  •   Love Letters- Fall, 1993
  •   Graceland- Feb., 1994
  •   Quilters- April, 1994
  •   True West- Sept. 1994
  •   Vanities- October, 1994
  •   Waiting for Godot- Feb., 1995
  •   12th Night- April, 1995
  •   The Four Poster- Fall, 1995
  •   Orphans- Jan., 1996
  •   Standing on my Knees- Jan., 1996
  •   Camelot- Spring, 1996
  •   Mamet Oleanna- Summer, 1996
  •   Ralph Roister Doister- Fall, 1996
  •   Waiting for the Parade- Fall, 1996
  •   One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest- Jan. & Feb., 1997
  •   The Sea Gull- April, 1997
  •   The Middle Ages- Fall, 1997
  •   Les Liasions Danereuses- Oct., 1997
  •   The Steadfast Tin Soldier- Dec., 1997
  •   The Runner Stumbles- Jan., 1998
  •   Guys and Dolls- Feb., 1998
  •   The Glass Menagerie- Sept., 1998
  •   The Mousetrap- Oct., 1998
  •   Tartuffe: Born Again- Jan., 1999
  •   Evening of One Acts- April, 1999
  •   To Gillian on Her 37th Birthday- Sept., 1999
  •   The Colorado Catechism- Oct., 1999
  •   The American Dream- Jan., 2000
  •   Carousel- Feb., 2000
  •   Sticks and Bones- Sept., 2000
  •   Deathtrap- Fall, 2000
  •   When You Comin’ Back Red Ryder- Jan., 2001
  •   Ancestral Voices- Sept., 2001
  •   Romantic Comedy- Oct. 2001
  •   The Zoo Story- Jan., 2002
  •   Pajama Game- Feb., 2002
  •   Down the Road- Sept., 2002
  •   The Birthday Party- Oct., 2002
  •   Rakshasa’s Ring- Nov., 2002
  •   The Laramie Project- Jan., 2003
  •   Seven Directors- April, 2003
  •   Getting Out- Sept., 2003
  •   Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde- Oct., 2003
  •   Deviations- Nov., 2003
  •   Diary of Anne Frank- Jan., 2004
  •   Kiss Me Kate- April, 2004
  •   The Guys- Sept., 2004
  •   Love Letters- Sept., 2004
  •   The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940- Jan., 2005
  •   An Evening of Chekhov- April, 2005
  •   The Diviners- Sept., 2005
  •   Faena- Oct., 2005
  •   Excalibur- Dec., 2005
  •   The Water Children- Jan., 2006
  •   A Funny Thing Happened On the Way to the Forum- Feb., 2006
  •   The Dining Room- Sept., 2006
  •   The Lark- Oct., 2006
  •   Noises Off- Jan., 2007
  •   Show in Midsummer- Sept., 2007
  •   Home Front- Oct., 2007
  •   Praying for Rain- Jan., 2008
  •   Anything Goes- March, 2008
  •   Beyond Therapy- Sept., 2008
  •   Gas- Oct., 2008
  •   Saved or Destroyed- Jan., 2009
  •   Festival of One Act Plays- April, 2009
  •   Emily Carr- Sept., 2009
  •   Rabbit Hole- Oct., 2009
  •   Exit the King- Jan., 2010
  •   Fiddler on the Roof- March, 2010
  •   How I Learned To Drive- Jan., 2011
  •   You’re Ruining My Show- April, 2011
  •   Communion- Sept., 2011
  •   Antony and Cleopatra- Oct., 2011
  •   Dead Man’s Cell Phone- Jan. &Feb., 2012   
  •   Chicago- March, 2012
  •   Brighton Beach Memoirs- Oct. 

Missouri Southern Theatre Box 3

Missouri Southern Children's Theatre, 1982-2012, Box 3

  • Children’s Theater Newspapers
  •   Johnny Moonbeam… & The Arkansas Bears- April, 1982
  •   Step on a Crack- Feb., 1983
  •   The Effect of Gamma Rays- Nov., 1983
  •   Little Women- Dec., 1983
  •   Reluctant Dragon- Spring, 1984
  •   A Christmas Carol- Nov. &Dec., 1984
  •   The Great Cross Country Race- Spring, 1985
  •   Pinocchio the Puppet- Fall, 1986
  •   Greensleeves Magic- March, 1987
  •   Rumpelstiltskin- Dec., 1987
  •   King Arthur’s Sword- March, 1988
  •   The Wizard of Oz- Dec., 1988
  •   Snoopy the Musical- April, 1989
  •   Robin Hood and the Golden Arrow- Dec., 1989
  •   Androcles and the Lion- Feb., 1990
  •   The Blue Kangaroo- Dec., 1990
  •   Japan- Dec., 1991
  •   Swords of Xana Davia- Spring, 1992
  •   Dogs- Dec., 1992
  •   Winnie the Pooh- Feb. 1993
  •   Tom Sawyer- Dec., 1993
  •   The Ant and the Grasshopper- March, 1994
  •   The Frog Prince- Nov. &Dec., 1994
  •   Charlotte’s Web- March, 1995
  •   The Secret Garden- Dec., 1995
  •   Peter and the Wolf- April, 1996
  •   Aesop’s Fables- March, 1997
  •   The Stolen Prince- Dec., 1997
  •   Beauty and the Beast- April, 1998
  •   Tarradiddle World- Dec., 1998
  •   The Magician’s Nephew- Feb., 1999
  •   Sleeping Beauty- Dec., 1999
  •   Woolfie- April, 2000
  •   You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown- Dec. 2000
  •   The Ice Wolf- Feb. 2001
  •   The Princess Finds a Way- Dec., 2001
  •   The Magic Riddle- April, 2002
  •   Twas the Night Before Christmas- Dec., 2002
  •   Free To Be You And Me- Feb., 2003
  •   Everyday Adventures of Harriet Handleman- Dec., 2003
  •   Hansel and Gretel- Feb., 2004
  •   Pinocchio the Puppet- Dec. 2004
  •   Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs- Feb., 2005
  •   Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf?- April, 2006
  •   Frosty: The Adventures of a Snowman- Dec., 2006
  •   Jolly Roger- Feb., 2007
  •   Christmas Crisis at Mistletoe Mesa- Dec., 2007
  •   James and the Giant Peach- April, 2008
  •   The Elves and the Shoe Maker- Dec., 2008
  •   The Commedia Cinderella- Feb., 2009
  •   School House Rock- Dec., 2009
  •   Marian and Robin- April, 2010
  •   Twas the Night Before Christmas- Dec., 2010
  •   Beanie and the Bamboozling Book Machine- Feb., 2011
  •   The Pale Pink Dragon- April, 2012

Missouri Southern Theatre USO Tour, Newspaper clippings and Miscellaneous

  • Theatre 1967 Newspapers
  • Finian’s Rainbow USO Tour 1968
  • Barn Theatre Newspapers 1968
  • Theatre 1970-71 Newspapers
  • Theatre 1971-72 Newspapers
  • Barn Theatre 1972-73 Newspapers
  • Barn Theatre 1974-75 Newspapers
  • Theatre 1976-77 Newspapers
  • Giants in the Earth & Rude Mechanicals Newspapers 1976 &1978
  • Theatre Newspaper Articles 1980-84
  • Theatre Newspaper Articles 1988 & 1989
  • MSSC Theatre Season Cards
  • Southern Theatre Focus 1996
  • Vinie Burrows 1975-76
  • Ruby Dee Article
  • Stanley Harrison
  • Gwen Hunt Photos
  • Duane and Gwen Hunt
  • MSSC Past Theatre Students Articles
  • Barn Theatre and Taylor Auditorium Photos
  • Barn Theatre Photos
  • Barn Theatre Newspaper Articles
  • Barn Theatre Photos and Articles
  • MSSC Theatre Reports 1977-78
  • Theatre Papers 1965-66, 1970, 1990
  • Taylor Auditorium
  • MSSC Theatre Newsletter
  • Creation of Taylor Auditorium 1976
  • Taylor Auditorium Attendance and Schedule 1984-85
  • Theatre and Plays Attendance
  • Barn Reunion Photos 1982, 1993
  • 31st Annual College Players Banquet 1987

Missouri Southern Theatre "Finian's Rainbow" USO Tour, Box 4

Missouri Southern Theatre "Finian's Rainbow" USO Tour, Box 4

  • Finian’s Rainbow USO Tour Flag
  •   Finian’s Rainbow USO Tour Scrapbook

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