Uta Hagen/Herbert Berghof Papers 1889-2004 and undated


Uta Hagen/Herbert Berghof Papers 1889-2004 and undated

The Uta Hagen/Herbert Berghof papers contain correspondence, personal and family papers, datebooks, diaries, production and publicity materials, scripts, prompt scripts, manuscripts, programs, photographs, slides, scrapbooks, posters, clippings, and oversized materials documenting their professional and personal lives, spanning the years 1889 to 2004.

49 linear feet (99 boxes)


SNAC Resource ID: 7128699

New York Public Library System, NYPL

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Actor. From the description of Reminiscences of Jose Vicente Ferrer : oral history, 1960. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122419580 ...

HB Playwrights Foundation and Theatre

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HB Playwrights Foundation The HB Playwrights Foundation was founded in 1964 by actors Herbert Berghof and Uta Hagen in New York City . The Foundation is a sister organization to HB Studio, a school that offers training to actors and other theater artists and was founded by Berghof in 1945. HB Studio had been staging productions since its inception as a forum to develop and showcase new talent. Founding HB Playwrights Foundation as a separate organization highlighted the ...

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Berghof, Herbert

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Hagen, Oskar, 1888-1957

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Professor of art history at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, as well as a composer, arranger, and editor of music. From the description of [Papers / Oskar Hagen]. 1910-1958. (University of Wisconsin - Madison, General Library System). WorldCat record id: 20306573 ...