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Magic Theatre production photographs [graphic] /
BANC PIC 2003.221--PIC; BANC PIC 2003.221--PIC
Collection Overview

Title:

Magic Theatre production photographs

Creator/Contributor:

Muir, Doug., creator

Abstract:

Production photographs of early performances of the Magic Theatre in San Francisco and Berkeley, some of which were written by Michael McClure. Some of these performances took place at Mandrake's Bar in Berkeley, and some at the Steppenwolf Bar in San Francisco. Included are Charbroiled Chinchilla, The Meatball, The Pansy, Spider Rabbit, The Cherub, The Dutchman (by Leroi Jones, later known as Amiri Baraka), The Gas heart, Holy communion, The Leader, The Madness of Lady Bright, The Master, Meat poems, Miles Gloriosus, Sheriff Bill, Striptease of jealousy, Thoughts on meeting a friend, and Victims of duty. Also includes several programs and other theater-related ephemera.

Date:

1968-1971 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
McClure, Michael -- Pictorial works
Baraka, Amiri -- 1934-2014 -- Pictorial works
McClure, Michael
Magic Theatre (San Francisco, Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Magic Theatre (San Francisco, Calif.)
Theater -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area -- Photographs
Theater
California -- San Francisco Bay Area

Note:

by Doug Muir.
Title devised by cataloger. Photographed by Doug Muir.
Mostly 8x10 contact sheets from 35mm negatives. Some enlargements present.
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
Purchase; from Doug Muir; 2002.

Type:

graphic
Pictorial works.

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
1 box (ca. 125 photographic prints and 12 printed items) : chiefly b&w, some color ; 8 x 10 in. or smaller

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2003.221--PIC
BANC PIC 2003.221--PIC

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.