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Virginia Museum Theatre (Richmond, Va.)



  • Usage: 1955 - 1984

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Collateral and Other Publications (PB-05)

 Item — Shelf Publications Archive: Series PB-05-02; Series PB-05-03; Series PB-05-04; Series PB-05-05; Series PB-05-06; Series PB-05-07; Series PB-05-01
Identifier: PB-05

The collection is part of the Publications Archive, and is comprised of archival copies of collateral and numerous other types of publications created by the museum, including theater programs, gallery guides, statewide services catalogs, marketing reports, and Council publications.

Dates: 1952-2023

Robert S. Telford Personal Papers (SC-05)

 Item — Box SC-05 Box 1: Series SC-05-01
Identifier: SC-05

The collection documents the life and career of Robert (Bob) S. Telford from 1959-2008. Telford, director of the Virginia Museum Theatre from 1955-1966, helped to strengthen the program and is known for casting African American actors in productions with white actors at a time when interracial casting was illegal in Virginia.

Dates: 1959-2008, undated