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1Title:  Encounter with the performing arts.   
 Creator:  United States. Dept. of Education. Division of the Humanities and the Arts | Performing Arts Convocation, New York, 1967 | New York (State). State Education Dept. Division of the Humanities and the Arts | Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts 
 Publication:  Albany : State Education Department, Division of the Humanities and the Arts, 1968, 1968  
 Subjects:  Performing arts

 
Collection:  The Rockefeller Archive Center 
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2Title:  The seven lively arts   
 Creator:  Seldes, Gilbert, 1893-1970 
 Publication:  Harper & brothers, New York, London, 1924. 
 Notes:  "Of the first edition ... three hundred copies have been numbered and signed by the author and bound in Javanese batik. This copy is number 117." 
 Extent:  x, 396 p. front., illus., plates (1 double) ports. (part mounted) 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Performing arts

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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3Title:  Performing archives/archives of performance   
 Creator:  Borggreen, Gunhild | Gade, Rune, 1964- | PSi (Organization) | Københavns universitet 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references (pages 481-490). This book contributes to the ongoing critical discussions of performance and its disappearance, of the ephemeral and its reproduction, of archives and mediatized recordings of liveness. The many contributions by excellent scholars and artists from a broad range of interdisciplinary fields as well as from various locations in research geographies demonstrate that despite the extensive discourse on the relationship between performance and the archive, inquiry into the productive tensions between ephemerality and permanence is by no means outdated or exhausted. New ways of understanding archives, history, and memory emerge and address theories of enactment and intervention, while concepts of performance constantly proliferate and enable a critical focus on archival residue. The contributions in this book cover philosophical inquiries as well as discussions of specific art works, performances, and archives. 
 Extent:  495 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm 
 Subjects:  Performing arts archives | Performing arts | Performing arts | Performing arts archives

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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4Title:  The Finances of the performing arts   
 Creator:  Ford Foundation 
 Publication:  New York : Ford Foundation, 1974  
 Subjects:  Performing arts | Finance

 
Collection:  The Rockefeller Archive Center 
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5Title:  The performing arts: problems and prospects.Rockefeller Panel report on the future of theatre, dance, music in America.   
 Creator:  McGraw-Hill, inc. | Rockefeller, John D. | Rockefeller Brothers Fund 
 Publication:  New York : McGraw-Hill, 1965, 1965  
 Notes:  Foreword by John D. Rockefeller, 3rd 
 Subjects:  Performing arts sponsorship | Performing arts

 
Collection:  The Rockefeller Archive Center 
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6Title:  Behind the scenes with Joann Falletta   
 Creator:  Falletta, JoAnn. | Jillette, Penn. | Teller. | Hovde, Ellen. | Meyer, Muffie. | Learning Designs (Firm) | WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.) | USA Studios (Firm) | Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.) | Pew Charitable Trusts 
 Publication:  USA Studios, New York, NY, [199-?] 
 Notes:  Music can be heard as layers of sound - as melody and accompaniment. Conductor JoAnn Falletta leads an orchestra through rehearsal and performance to show how parts of the orchestra and parts of the music play together. Originally broadcast in 1992 on PBS as a segment of: Behind the scenes. "Program #8, Tape #51885 A-1"--Cassette and container label. 
 Extent:  1 videocassette (30 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in. 
 Subjects:  Music appreciation -- Juvenile films | Music | Performing arts

 
Collection:  Hagley Library 
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7Title:  Interweaving realities in performing arts   
 Creator:  Aḳademyah le-musiḳah u-maḥol bi-Yerushalayim ʻa. sh. Rubin 
 Notes:  May 2014 issue of: Music and dance in time. Includes bibliographical references. 
 Extent:  88 pages : illustrations, music ; 25 cm 
 Subjects:  Music and dance | Dance | Music | Performing arts

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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8Title:  Commitment to culture: art patronage in Europe, its significance for America   
 Creator:  Dorian, Frederick, 1902-1991 
 Publication:  University of Pittsburgh Press, Pittsburgh], [1964] 
 Notes:  "Notes and bibliographies": p. 485-494. Bibliography: p. 495-496. 
 Extent:  viii, 521 p. 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Performing arts | Art and state | Art patronage

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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9Title:  Man's rage for chaos: biology, behavior, and the arts   
 Creator:  Peckham, Morse. 
 Publication:  Chilton Books, Philadelphia, [1965] 
 Notes:  Bibliography: p. 325-328. 
 Extent:  xv, 339 p. plates. 25 cm. 
 Subjects:  Art -- Philosophy | Literature -- Philosophy | Performing arts | Aesthetics

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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10Title:  Jessica Dragonette papers, 1936-1967   
 Creator:  Dragonette, Jessica, 1900-1980 
 Notes:  Photographs, clippings, and programs, as well as inscribed copies of her books, FAITH IS A SONG and YOUR VOICE AND YOU. Portions of the typescript and autograph manuscripts of the latter book are also included. 
 Extent:  1 4 
 Subjects:  Concert programs | Music -- Performance | Singing | Performing arts | Photoprints

 
Collection:  Columbia University 
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11Title:  Dictionary for artists, performers, managers and entrepreneurs   
 Alt. Title:  Dictionary for artists and performers and managers   
 Creator:  Suber, Charles | Albers, Randall K., 1948- | Rich, J. Dennis. | Columbia College (Chicago, Ill.) Arts, Entertainment & Media Management Department, 
 Publication:  Arts, Entertainment & Media Management Dept., Columbia College Chicago, Chicago, Ill, ©2002. 
 Notes:  "The arts-related vocabulary of Columbia College Chicago." Originally published: Dictionary for artists and performers and managers. 2nd ed. Needham Heights, MA : Simon & Schuster Custom Pub., ©1998. Includes bibliographical references (pages 274-280) and index. 
 Extent:  xvi, 282 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm. 
 Subjects:  Performing arts -- Dictionaries | Performing arts | Dictionaries

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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12Title:  Blumenfeld's dictionary of acting and show business   
 Creator:  Blumenfeld, Robert | Roger S. Baskes Collection (Newberry Library) 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-331) and indexes. "Do you know what a "gimbal stage" is, or a "gaffer"? What is the "Alexander technique"? And what does It mean when a director says, "Back to one!" or "Stop thinking!" Does a film director want a piece of 'fruit' when he or she asks for a "halt-apple," or says, "Give me a banana!" What is an "air-to-air shot"? If you have to go for "ADR," can you use a "couch drop"? Hint: It's not something you swallow. All these terms and countless more are defined In the remarkable Blumenfeld's Dictionary of Acting and Show Business. Author Robert Blumenfeld combines his expertise from years of experience In show business with meticulous research to present a work that is comprehensive and user friendly. This complete reference book on the art, craft, and business of entertaining is a must-have for every fan, teacher, student, amateur, and professional."--Jacket. 
 Extent:  xii, 377 pages ; 23 cm 
 Subjects:  Performing arts -- Dictionaries | Performing arts | Dictionaries

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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13Title:  Man's rage for chaos: biology, behavior, and the arts   
 Creator:  Peckham, Morse. | Horace Howard Furness Memorial Library (University of Pennsylvania) 
 Publication:  Schocken, New York, [1967, c1965] 
 Notes:  Bibliography: p. 325-328. 
 Extent:  xv, 339 p. illus. 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Art -- Philosophy | Literature -- Philosophy | Performing arts | Aesthetics

 
Collection:  University of Pennsylvania 
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14Title:  Index to characters in the performing arts   
 Creator:  Sharp, Harold S. | Sharp, Marjorie Z. 
 Publication:  Scarecrow Press, New York, 1966-73. 
 Notes:  Parts 2-4 have imprint: Metuchen, N. J., Scarecrow Press. 
 Extent:  4 v. in 6. 22 cm. 
 Subjects:  Performing arts -- Dictionaries | Characters and characteristics in literature -- Dictionaries | Performing arts

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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15Title:  Saul Turteltaub papers, 1960-1968   
 Creator:  Turteltaub, Saul, 1932- | Lewis, Shari. | Gleason, Jackie, 1916-1987 | Boone, Pat. | Burnett, Carol. | Paar, Jack. | Diller, Phyllis. 
 Notes:  Turteltaub's correspondence, notes, and drafts of scripts for the Shari Lewis Show, On Broadway Tonight, the Jackie Gleason Show, the Pat Boone Show, the Carol Burnett Show, Candid Camera, the Jack Paar Show, That Girl, and the Phyllis Diller Show. 
 Extent:  5 10 
 Subjects:  Television programs | Performing arts | United States -- Social life and customs | Scripts

 
Collection:  Columbia University 
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16Title:  The American Literary Bureau: June, 1871. Advance list of lecturers, singers, readers, etc., for whom engagements will be made during the season of 1871-72. / The American Literary Bureau, chief office, 132 Nassau St., N.Y. Eastern Department, 119 Washington Street, Boston. Western Department, Arcade Building, Chicago   
 Creator:  American Literary Bureau 
 Publication:  s.n.], New York?, 1871. 
 Notes:  Wrapper title; wrapper printed in red and black. Title and text printed within double-rule border. Lecturers include Susan B. Anthony, Mrs. Addie L. Ballou, Mrs. M.E. DeGeer, Corinne D'Estaing, Mrs. Anna Randall Diehl, Miss Kate Field, Miss Lillian S. Edgarton, Louisa Holden, Mary Nolan, Mrs. Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Miss Kate Stanton, Miss S.E. Strickland, Miss Minnie C. Swaze, Virginia Vaughan, Mrs. George Vandenhoff, Miss Fannie Woodbury, Emily Pardee, Mrs. Lucille D. Bearse, Mrs. Effie Wood Palmer, and Mrs. Emily Shaw Forman. Readers include Mrs. Frances M. Carter, Miss Glyn, Mrs. Louise Woodworth Foss, Mrs. Margaretta B. Moore, Mrs. Scott-Siddons, and Mrs. Rose Madder. Entertainers include Madame Anna Bishop and Miss Vienna Demorest. 
 Extent:  32 p. : ports. ; 22 cm 
 Subjects:  Lecturers | Entertainers | Women entertainers | Theatrical agencies | Performing arts | Women

 
Collection:  Library Company 
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17Title:  The Variety history of show business   
 Creator:  Beck, J. Spencer | Ann Barzel Collection (Newberry Library) 
 Publication:  H.N. Abrams, New York, 1993. 
 Notes:  Includes index. 
 Extent:  223 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm. 
 Subjects:  Performing arts -- United States -- History -- 20th century | Performing arts -- History -- 20th century | Performing arts | United States | History

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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18Title:  Artistas celebres   
 Creator:  Lester Ziffren Collection of Tauromachia 
 Publication:  Empreza da Historia de Portugal, Lisboa, 1899- 
 Notes:  Rare Book copy 1: Lester Ziffren's library binding, with his bookplate. 
 Extent:  v. : ill. ; 23 x 11 cm. 
 Subjects:  Guerrita, -- 1862-1941 | Performing arts -- Biography | Performing arts | Biography | Bookplates (Provenance)

 
Collection:  Columbia University 
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19Title:  The Lively arts   
 Creator:  Ann Barzel Collection (Newberry Library) 
 Publication:  Curtis Books, Philadelphia, 1968. 
 Notes:  An Aldus book. 
 Extent:  150 pages : illustrations (some color), facsimiles, map, music, portraits (some color) ; 28 cm. 
 Subjects:  Performing arts -- History | Literature -- History and criticism | Literature | Performing arts | Criticism, interpretation, etc | History

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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20Title:  In person: the great entertainers   
 Creator:  Gottfried, Martin | Ann Barzel Collection (Newberry Library) 
 Publication:  Abrams, New York, 1985. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references (pages 258-259) and index. 
 Extent:  263 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 34 cm. 
 Subjects:  Performing arts -- United States -- History | Performing arts -- History | Performing arts | United States | History

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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