University of Texas, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center

Coleman A. Jennings:

A Preliminary Inventory of His Correspondence at the Harry Ransom Center



Creator: Jennings, Coleman A., 1933-
Title: Coleman A. Jennings Correspondence
Dates: 1967-1991
Abstract: The Coleman A. Jennings Correspondence contains letters, press releases, and publicity materials pertaining to professionals of the theater and dance world.
Call Number: Performing Arts Collection PA-00165
Extent: 2 document boxes (0.84 linear feet)
Language: English
Repository: The University of Texas at Austin, Harry Ransom Center

Scope and Contents

Coleman A. Jennings joined the University of Texas at Austin drama faculty in 1963 and was Chair of the department from 1981 to 1993.

The Coleman A. Jennings Correspondence contain letters, press releases, and publicity materials pertaining to professionals of the theater and dance world. Much of this material was apparently created as Jennings negotiated with each individual (or his/her booking agent) for possible appearances in the Austin, Texas area.


Restrictions

Access:

Open for research


Administrative Information

Acquisition:

Gift, 2001

Processed by:

Helen Adair, 2002 and Grace Hansen, 2015


Container List

Correspondence

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1.1 Albee, Edward
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1.2 Avanthi
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1.3 Ballet Hispanico of New York
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1.4 Banbury, Frith
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1.5 Barnes, Clive
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1.6 Beck, Jill
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1.7 Beckett, Samuel, Conference (1984)
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1.8 Bergman, Peter
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1.9 Bullins, Ed
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1.10 Burnett, Carol
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1.11 Burrows, Vinie
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1.12 Cole, Art
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1.13 Crisp, Quentin
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1.14 Cunningham, Merce
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1.15 De Vlieg, Mary Ann
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1.16 DeMille, Agnes
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1.17 Dmytryk, Edward
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1.18 Evans, Bill, Dance Company
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1.19 Evans, Maurice
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1.20 Glynn, Carlin
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1.21 Grotowski, Jerzy
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1.22 Gussow, Mel
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1.23 Hayden, Melissa
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1.24 Hingle, Pat
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1.25 Housman, John
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1.26 Huerta, Jorge
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1.27 Itallie, Jean-Claude van
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1.28 Johnson, Lady Bird
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1.29 Jones, Tom, and Harvey Schmidt
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1.30 Jones, Tommy Lee
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1.31 Junge, Ewald
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1.32 Kazan, Elia
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1.33 Kelly, Gene
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1.34 Kierski, Tadeusz
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1.35 Krause, Alvina
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1.36 Kurtz, Rosa (Moscow Jewish Theatre)
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1.37 Logan, Josh
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1.38 Lumb, Geoffrey
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1.39 McIntyre, Dennis
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1.40 Matsui, Akira, and Howard Hamilton Noh Theatre
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1.41 Mijo
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1.42 Mimedance Theatre (Stefan Niedzialkowski)
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1.43 Mitchell, John T.
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1.44 Muzenidis, Takis
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1.45 Napoli, Fratelli
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1.46 Neville-Andrews, John (El Grande de coca-Cola)
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1.47 Newton, Stella Mary
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1.48 Pace, Charles
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1.49 Roose-Evans, James
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1.50 Rotkiewich, Andrzej
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1.51 Schano, Hans
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1.52 Schechner, Richard
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1.53 Scouton, Arthur
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2.1 Shange, Ntozake
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2.2 Shrake, Bud
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2.3 Simon, John
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2.4 Smiley, Sam
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2.5 Smith, Liz
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2.6 Sontag, Susan
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2.7 Stoppard, Tom
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2.8 Sutherland, Efua
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2.9 Svoboda, Josef
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2.10 Teatro Campesino, El
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2.11 Tobin, Robert (re Norman Bel Geddes collection)
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2.12 Togi, Suenobu
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2.13 Tomlin, Lily
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2.14 Volbach, Walther R.
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2.15 Wallach, Eli
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2.16 Wirth, Andrezej