Playbill for Timbuktu!

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Published by
Playbill, American, founded 1884
Used by
Mark Hellinger Theatre, American, 1930 - 1991
Subject of
Kitt, Eartha, American, 1927 - 2008
Moore, Melba, American, born 1945
Price, Gilbert, American, 1942 - 1991
Hawkins, Ira
Bell, George
Hubbard, Bruce
McCoy, Eleanor
Barton, Dan, American, 1921 - 2009
Godreau, Miguel, Puerto Rican, 1947 - 1996
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 9 x 5 5/8 in. (22.9 x 14.3 cm)
Type
theater programs
Place used
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date
1978
Description
Playbill for Timbuktu! White background with yellow box at top; grey box below with graphic of robbed figures wearing headdresses while standing under umbrellas. [PLAYBILL/MARK HELLINGER THEATRE/TIMBUKTU!] White circular sticker on back, handwritten 1978.
Topic
African American
Broadway Theatre
Musical Theatre
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Kayla Deigh Owens
Object number
2011.45.94
Restrictions & Rights
Playbill used by permission. All rights reserved, Playbill Inc.
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Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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