Scope and Content of Collection
Title: Clint Jefferies theater scripts and
Collection number: Coll2008-058
Collection Size: 2 archive cartons.
0.75 linear foot.
ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives.
Los Angeles, California 90007
Abstract: This collection consists of scripts of plays and
musicals written by Clint Jefferies and recordings of performances of these
pieces by Wings Theatre Company of New York City.
Languages: Languages represented in the collection:
The collection is open to researchers. There are no access
Researchers wishing to publish materials must obtain permission in
writing from ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives as the physical owner.
Researchers must also obtain clearance from the holder(s) of any copyrights in
the materials. Note that ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives can grant
copyright clearance only for those materials for which we hold the copyright.
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain copyright clearance for
all other materials directly from the copyright holder(s).
Clint Jefferies Theater Scripts and Recordings, Coll2008-058, ONE
National Gay and Lesbian Archives, Los Angeles, California.
Materials taken from the Performing Arts Collection.
Collection processed by Misha Karbelnig,
October 29, 2008.
Processing this collection has been funded by a generous grant from the
National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Clint Jefferies is an author of many plays and musicals, most performed
by Wings Theatre Company. He attended the United States International
University's School of Performing and Visual Arts and graduated with a BFA in
Directing. Jefferies also obtained a graduate degree in Fine Arts at the
Paris-American Academy in Paris, France. He has written the musicals: Nile
Blue, Tango Masculino, Cowboys!, The Three Musketeers, The Captain's Boy, The
Strange Case of the Lascivious Transformation of Mr. X, In a Land Far Away, and
Fangs: The Vampire Musical. His plays include: Strange Bedfellows, African
Nights, The Jocker, Odyssey '75, and Suave Succubus. Jefferies has been
involved extensively in Wings Theatre Company in New York City as a board
member since 1986. He began his work in the performing arts world in 1979 as a
board member of the Association of Kansas Theatres, later becoming its
chairperson. He was selected to Outstanding Young Men in America, an honor
bestowed upon select few who display success and promise in their field. In
1980 Jefferies participated in the American Theatre Association Task Force on
Small Professional Theatres. From 1981-1982 he sat on the board of the
Professional Division of the American Theatre Association. Jefferies served as
an evaluator and panelist for the New Jersey State Council on the Arts' Theatre
Program from 1998-2005. In 2000 he was a finalist for the New Dramatists, a
non-profit organization devoted to developing playwrights' talents. Jefferies
served on the board of directors for Fourth Unity Company in 2003. He is a
member of The Dramatist's Guild.
Scope and Content of Collection
The collection consists of scripts of plays and musicals written by
Clint Jefferies, together with recordings of several of these pieces as
performed by Wings Theatre Company of New York City.
The following terms have been used to index the description of this
collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Homosexuality and theater
Homosexuality in the theater