Laboratory School Theater and Performance Posters, 1960-2011

Collection Overview

Title: Laboratory School Theater and Performance Posters, 1960-2011

Record Series: 25/22/02

Creator: MPLS

Date: 1960-2011

Extent: 3.0 linear feet, 1 box

Repository: Special Collections and University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa.

Language: This material is entirely in English.

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Preferred Citation: [Identification of item] in the Laboratory School Theater and Performance Posters collection, 1960-2011, Archives Record Series 25/22/02, [folder number], University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa  

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Historical Note

Most of this collection arrived in the University Archives after the closing of the Laboratory School in June 2012

Scope and Content

The material in this collection consists of posters relating to Malcolm Price Laboratory School theater productions and other performances.  Material that could be dated accurately is arranged in chronological order.  Material that could not be dated follows the dated material.

Inventory

Box 1 - NOTE: Shelved in oversize area

The Silver Whistle (TCHS Drama Club), November 17, 18, 1960; poster, 12" X 17"

Night of January 16th, March 9, 10, 1961; poster, 12" X 18"

Good-Bye, My Fancy, November 10, 11, 1961; poster, 16" X 12", hand printed

Annie, Get Your Gun, March 8, 9, 10, 1962; poster, 11" X 17"

The Desperate Hours, April 12, 13, 1962; poster, 11" X 14"

She Stoops to Conquer, November 9, 10, 1962; poster, 11" X 14"

The Ugly Duckling, January 29 (Tuesday), c. 1963; poster, 12" X 18"

South Pacific, March 13, 14, 16 (between 1961-1967), c. 1963; poster, 22" X 17" 

Our Town, May 8, 9, 1963; poster, 8" X 13",

Family Portrait, May 8, 9, 1964; poster, 11" X 14"

Summer Music-Drama Program, 1964:  Mrs. McThing, July 9, 10, 1964; Choral Night; July 17, 1964; Oklahoma!, August 6, 7, 1964; poster, 14" X 22"

Mrs. McThing, July 9, 10, 1964; poster, 14" X 22"

Choral Night, July 17, 1964; poster, 22" X 14"

Oklahoma!, August 6, 7, 1964; poster, 14" X 23"

Twelfth Night, November 6, 7, 1964; poster, 14" X 22"

The Madwoman of Chaillot, March 5, 6, 1965; poster, 21" X 14"

Summer Music-Drama Program, 1965:  My Three Angels, July 8, 9, 1965; Choral Variety Night, July 16, 1965; The Sound of Music, August 4, 5, 1965; poster, 14" X 22"

My Three Angels, July 8, 9, 1965; poster, 14" X 22"

Choral-Variety Night, July 16, 1965; poster, 14" X 22"

The Sound of Music, August 4, 5, 1965; poster, 14" X 22"

The Crucible, November 5, 6, 1965; poster, 22" X 14"

Guys and Dolls, March 11, 12, 14, 15, 1966; poster, 21" X 14"

The Cave Dwellers, April 29, 30, 1966; poster, 22" X 14"

Under the Gaslight, November 11, 12, 1966; poster, 22" X 14"

Diary of Anne Frank, April 20, 21, 1967; poster, 22" X 14"

Night Must Fall, May 3, 4, 1968; poster, 22" X 14"

Carnival, March 14, 15, 16, 18, 1968; poster, 22" X 14"

The Grass Harp, November 10, 11, 1967; poster, 22" X 14"

Sabrina Fair, November 8, 9, 1968; poster, 22" X 14"

Voices and Vibrations, March 14, 15, 1969; poster, 22" X 14"

Romanoff and Juliet, November 7, 8, 1969; poster, 21" X 14", hand printed

Inherit the Wind, 1969; poster, 21" X 15"

Madrigal Dinner, December 16, 17, 1969; poster, 14" X 22"

John Brown's Body, May 1, 2, 1970; poster, 22" X 14"

An Evening of One Acts, March 13, 1970; poster, 22" X 14"

The Man Who Came to Dinner, November 6, 7, 1970; poster, 14" X 22"

My Fair Lady, March 12, 13, 15, 16, 1971; poster, 15" X 22 1/2"

Montserrat, April 30, May 1, 1971; poster, 14" X 22"

The Miracle Worker, November 5, 6, 1971; poster, 14" X 22"

Madrigal Dinner, December 14, 15, 1971; poster, 14" X 22"

The Skin of Our Teeth, May 5, 6, 1972; poster, 22" X 14"

An Evening of One Acts:  Manana del Sol; The Case of the Crushed Petunias, March 3, 1972; poster, 14" X 22"

I Remember Mama, November 3, 4, 1972; poster, 14" X 22"

Madrigal Dinner, December 11, 12, 13, 1972; poster, 22" X 14"

Spoon River Anthology, May 4, 5, 1973; poster, 22" X 14"

Fiddler on the Roof, March 9, 10, 12, 13, 1973; poster, 13" X 20"

Madrigal Dinner, December 10, 11, 12, 1973 (4 copies); poster, 14" X 22"

Theater season, 1973-1974:  The Desk Set, November 9, 10, 1973; A Variety Show, March 15, 16, 1974; Mary of Scotland, May 3, 4, 1974; poster, 13" X 20"

The Desk Set, November 9, 10, 1973; poster, 14" X 22"

Sights and Sounds, 1974 NUHS Variety Show, March 15, 16, 1974; poster, 14" X 22"

Mary of Scotland, May 3, 4, 1974; poster, 14" X 22"

Theater season, 1974-1975; The Streets of New York, November 8, 9, 1974; All My Sons, February 6, 8, 1975; The Music Man, April 18, 19, 21, 22, 1975; poster, 13" X 20"

The Streets of New York, November 8, 9, 1974; poster, 14" X 20"

All My Sons, February 6, 8, 1975; poster, 14" X 22"

The Music Man, April 18, 19, 21, 22, 1975; poster, 14" X 20"

Theater season, 1975-1976; As You Like It, November 7, 8, 1975; The Little Foxes, February 5, 7, 1976; Variety show '76, April 9, 10, 1976; poster, 13" X 20"

As You Like It, November 7, 8, 1975; poster, 13" X 19"

The Little Foxes, February 5, 7, 1976; poster, 22" X 14"

Variety 76, April 9, 10, 1976; poster, 13" X 20"

Theater season, 1976-1977; Lady Precious Stream, November 12, 13, 1976; A Murder Has Been Arranged, February 3, 5, 1977; The Sound of Music, April 15, 16, 18, 19, 1977; poster, 14" X 20"

Lady Precious Stream, November 12, 13, 1976; poster, 13 1/2" X 20"

Madrigal Dinner, December 13, 14, 15, 1976; poster, 11" X 17"

A Murder has been Arranged, February 3, 5, 1977; poster, 17" X 12"

The Sound of Music, April 15, 16, 18, 19, 1977; poster, 14" X 22"

Theater season, 1977-1978:  The Remarkable Mr. Pennypacker, November 11, 12, 1977; Three One Acts, February 2, 4, 1978; A Man for All Seasons, April 14, 15, 1978; poster, 13" X 20"

The Remarkable Mr. Pennypacker, November 11, 12, 1977; poster, 14" X 20"

The Remarkable Mr. Pennypacker, November 11, 12, 1977; poster, 22" X 15"

Madrigal Dinner, December 12, 13, 14, 1977; poster, 11" X 17"

A Night of One Acts:  The Case of the Crushed Petunias, The Happy Journey; Helena's Husband, February 2, 4, 1978; poster, 14" X 22"

A Man For All Seasons, April 14, 15, 1978 (2 copies); poster, 13" X 20"

Theater season, 1978-1979:  Dark of the Moon, November 10, 11, 1978; Hello, Dolly!, March 2, 3, 5, 6, 1979; poster, 11" X 17"

Dark of the Moon, November 10, 11, 1978; poster, 13" X 20"

Hello, Dolly!, March 2, 3, 5, 6, 1979 (2 copies); poster, 13" X 19"

Theater season, 1979-1980; Twelve Angry Jurors, November, 9, 10, 1979; The Marriage of Figaro, April 18, 19, 21, 22, 1980; poster, 11" X 17"

Twelve Angry Jurors, November 9, 10, 1979 (2 copies); poster, 13" X 19"

The Marriage of Figaro, April 18, 19, 21, 22, 1980; poster, 11" X 17"

Theater season, 1980-1981; Goodbye, My Fancy, November 7, 8, 1980; Antigone, March 13, 14, 1981 (2 copies); poster, 11 1/2" X 17"

Goodbye, My Fancy, November 7, 8, 1980; poster, 14" X 22"

Antigone, March 13, 14, 1981; poster, 14" X 22"

Theater season, 1981-1982; J. B., November 6, 7, 1981; Seven Keys to Baldpate, March 5, 6, 1982; A Variety Show, April 16, 17, 1982; poster, 11" X 17"

Seven Keys to Baldpate, March 5, 6, 1982; poster, 14" X 18"

Theater season, 1982-1983:  Family Portrait, November 5, 6, 1982; South Pacific, March 10, 11, 12, 1983 (2 copies); poster, 11 1/2" X 17 1/2"

South Pacific, March 10, 11, 12, 1983; poster, 22" X 14"

A Midsummer Night's Dream, November 4, 5, 1983 (4 copies); poster, 11" X 14"

A Midsummer's Night's Dream, November 4, 5, 1983; poster, 12" X 20"

The Unknown Soldier and his Wife, March 8, 9, 1984 (2 copies); poster, 14" X 22"

The Corn is Green, November 9,10, 1984; poster, 13 1/2" X 22"

Annie, Get Your Gun, March 8, 9, 11, 12, 1985; poster, 11" X 17"

Theater season, 1985-1986:  The Man Who Came to Dinner, November 8, 9, 1985; Whose Life Is It, Anyway?, March 7, 8, 1986 (3 copies); poster, 11" X 17"

The Man Who Came to Dinner, November 8, 9, 1985; poster, 11" X 17", laminated

Whose Life is it Anyway?, March 7, 8, 1986 (3 copies, one laminated); poster, 11" X 17"

Variety Show '86, This-n-That, May 3, 1986; poster, 11" X 17", laminated

Theater season, 1986-1987; Arsenic and Old Lace, November 7, 8, 1986; The Sound of Music, March 6, 7, 9, 10, 1987; poster, 11" X 17", laminated

Arsenic and Old Lace, November 7, 8, 1986; poster, 11" X 17"

The Sound of Music, March 6, 7, 8, 1987; poster, 11" X 17"

Blue Denim, November 6, 7, 1987 (2 copies, one laminated); poster, 11" X 17"

Ah, Wilderness!, March 4, 5, 1988; poster, 12" X 18"

The Tavern, November 11, 12, 1988 (4 copies, 1 laminated); poster, 12" X 18"

The Importance of Being Earnest, October 27, 28, 1989 (2 copies); poster, 11" X 17"

Victorian Christmas Dinner and Musicale, December 11, 13, 14, 1989; poster, 11" X 17"

Guys and Dolls, March 9, 10, 11, 1990; poster, 20" X 20"; laminated

Anna Everton; a senior viola recital, May 22, 1990; poster, 11" X 17", laminated

Dracula, November 2, 3, 1990 (2 copies); poster, 11" X 17" 

Harvey, March 8, 9, 1991 (3 copies); poster, 11" X 17"

A Variety Show; Unique Vibrations, April 5, 6, 1991 (2 copies); poster, 11" X 17"

See How They Run, November 1, 2, 1991 (2 copies); poster, 11" X 17"

The Wizard of Oz, March 6, 7, 8, 1992 (2 copies); poster, 11" X 17"

You Can't Take It With You, November 6, 7, 1992; poster, 11" X 17"

Splendor in the Grass, March 12, 13, 1993; poster, 17" X 11"

The Diary of Anne Frank, November 5, 6, 1993; poster, 11" X 17"

Oliver, March 11, 12, 13, 1994; poster, 11" X 17"

Servant of Two Masters, November 4, 5, 1994; poster, 17" X 11"

A Midsummer Night's Dream, March 10, 11, 1995; poster, 11" X 17"

South Pacific, March 8, 9, 10, 1996 (2 copies); poster, 11" X 17"

Our Town, March 7, 8, 1997; poster, 8 1/2" X 14"

Romeo and Juliet, November 7, 8, 1997; poster, 11" X 17"

Peter Pan, March 6, 7, 8, 1998; poster, 11" X 14"

Scenes from the play "I'll Leave it to You", fall 2008; poster, 19" X 25" Photo collage;

Arsenic and Old Lace, (no month), Thursday 12, Friday 13, Saturday 14, 2009; poster, 11" X 17"

Once Upon a Mattress, March 5, 6, 7, 2010; poster, 11" X 17"

Little Women, November 11, 12, 13, 2011 (5 copies; one copy signed by cast); poster, 11" X 17"


Undated theater posters

The Imaginary Invalid, November 4, 5; poster, 11" X 17"

Merton at the Movies, November 16 (Friday), 17 (Saturday), 18 (Sunday); poster, 11" X 17"

Splendor in the Grass, April 19, 20, 21; poster, 17" X 11"

Processing Information

Collection processed and inventory developed by University Archivist Gerald L. Peterson, with the assistance of Student Assistants Amy Cozad, Nick Jordan, and Mackenzi Brophy, fall 2012; updated, May 6, 2013 (GP). Updated by Library Associate Dave Hoing, February 2018.

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