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Student Plays

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

University Archives Bound Volumes Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UA 15
Scope and Contents This collection contains information about the College of William and Mary from the Eighteenth Century to the present. Included in the collection are faculty lecture notes from a variety of classes, scrapbooks, research notes, correspondence, textbooks used at the College of William and Mary, minute and account books, poetry books, student notebooks, a literary manual, and various other miscellaneous bound volumes.

Carl Eugene Buffington Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5.135
Scope and Contents This collection contains a script copy, original photograph, and event program for the Backdrop Club's production of "Set to Munich," a musical satire about the Munich Four Power Agreement, which refers to Nazi Germany's expansion in Europe.  The play was co-written by Buffington, Roger Child, Bill Greene, and Nick Woodbridge in 1939.

Howard Scammon Drama Prize Winners Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UA 52
Scope and Contents This collection contains photocopies of plays that won the Howard Scammon Drama Prize. It includes autographed copies of Rebecca Edwards', Bryan Tunnell's,  Andrew Emery's plays.

Winners:

1981: Margaret Stephens-North

1982: George F. Jack, Jr.

1983: Robert Bruce Sherman

1983 honorable mention: Gary L. Cowling

1986: Andrew C. Emery

1987: Bryan Paul Tunnell

1988: Rebecca Brooks Edwards

Howard Scammon Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. Acc. 1992.38 and additions
Scope and Contents This collection consists of correspondence, clippings, photographs, programs, playbooks and other material collected by William and Mary Theatre professor Howard Scammon. The bulk of the material is correspondence between Scammon and his former students, but the papers also include documentation related to the William and Mary Theatre, The Common Glory, the Jamestown Festival of 1957, other Williamsburg theatre groups and famous William and Mary alumni such as Glenn Close and Linda Lavin.  Some...

Department of Theatre, Speech, and Dance Records

 Collection
Identifier: 00/02/01/22/UA 59
Scope and Contents The records of the Department of Theatre, Speech, and Dance at the College of William and Mary holds material from the early 20th century to the present. The collection includes departmental administrative records, programs, scripts and playbooks, photographs, posters, as well as material from the Virginia Shakespeare Festival and the Grassroots Theatre Oral History Project.

Acc. 1998.20: ?

Virginia Historical Pageant Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 301
Scope and Contents This collection contains program from the play titled "Meeting of the Board of Visitors of William and Mary College Dec. 7, 1779."  The play was produced to commemorate when William and Mary was reorganized as a university, as well as when the honor and elective systems were established.  The play was just one episode in the Virginia Historical Pageant, a celebration of the penetration of English civilization into America from Queen Elizabeth I through the American Civil War.  The pageant took...