Festival Artist Programs, Bios and Correspondence 1953


Scope and content

Includes materials related to artists performing during the 1953 festival season: biographical information, programs from other performances, program notes and details about the works to be performed at the Pillow, press clippings. Artists include La Meri and Peter di Falco -- Sahomi Tachibana -- National Ballet Company of Canada -- Jose Limon and Dance Company -- Jean Leon Destine and Company -- Louise Lightfoot -- Shivaram -- Karoun Tootikian (including letter from Karoun to Ted Shawn, April 19 1953) -- Marion Scott -- Richard Englund -- Robert There is detailed information about La Meri works, as well as Shivaram and Louise Lightfoot Also contains festival specific documents: ticket sales flyer (multiple copies), photo records, WBEC radio copy, correspondence sent to Ted Shawn and Hal Abbey regarding advertising

System of arrangement

Original order