Program for Porgy and Bess

Image for Program for Porgy and Bess
Published by
Clifton Aires Publishing Company, American
Subject of
National Theatre
Medium
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions
H x W: 9 3/16 × 7 1/4 in. (23.4 × 18.4 cm)
Type
programs
Place used
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date
1954
Description
A program for the opera Porgy and Bess. The program is twenty pages long and features a variety of advertisements for other plays and products. The front cover is a line drawing of a street scene. Text at the top margin reads "NATIONAL / America's First Theatre." Text along the bottom margin reads "PORGY and BESS."
Topic
African American
Drama (Theatre)
Musical Theatre
Opera (Music)
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2013.118.269
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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