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Mayo (Nick and Faye) Valley Music Theatre, Inc. Collection
URB.MAYO  
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  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: Special Collections & Archives
    Title: Nick and Faye Mayo Valley Music Theatre, Inc. Collection
    Creator: Mayo, Nick and Faye
    Identifier/Call Number: URB.MAYO
    Extent: 1.54 linear feet
    Date (inclusive): 1962-1966
    Abstract: The Valley Music Theatre was formerly located at 20600 Ventura Boulevard in Woodland Hills, between the Ventura Freeway exits of Winnetka and Canoga Avenues. Intended to be the first professional local performing arts center in the San Fernando Valley, the theatre was the brain-child of stage-producer Nick Mayo who, with partners Randolph Hale, Cy Warner and Art Linkletter, formed VMT, Inc. as a public corporation. The collection contains the bound playbills and programs given to Nick Mayo, a scrapbook of photographs and newspaper clippings documenting construction of and performances at Valley Music Theatre, and general Los Angeles theater news.
    Language of Material: English

    Biographical Information:

    The Valley Music Theatre, formerly located at 20600 Ventura Boulevard in Woodland Hills, between the Ventura Freeway exits of Winnetka and Canoga Avenues, was the brain-child of stage-producer Nick Mayo. Mayo formed the theatre with partners Randolph Hale, Cy Warner and Art Linkletter, as a public corporation, and intended it to be the first professional local performing arts center in the San Fernando Valley.

    Scope and Contents

    The Nick and Faye Mayo Valley Music Theatre, Inc. Collection contains the bound playbills and programs given to Nick Mayo, a scrapbook of photographs and newspaper clippings documenting construction of and performances at Valley Music Theatre, and general Los Angeles theater news from the mid-1960s. The sixty images include pictures of the construction of the building as well as cast photographs.

    Electronic Format:

    Digital reproductions of selected items in this collection are available electronically as a part of the San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.  

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    Conditions Governing Access:

    The collection is open for research use.

    Conditions Governing Use:

    Copyright for unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection has not been transferred to California State University, Northridge. Copyright status for other materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Faye Mayo, 03/04/2002.

    Preferred Citation:

    For information about citing items in this collection consult the appropriate style manual, or see the Citing Archival Materials  guide.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Documents
    Photographs
    Scrapbooks