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Poster by Kevin Burns '77 for faculty production of "The Country Wife"

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Identifier: yhm-arc-2002-012

Content Description

Original poster by Kevin Burns '77 for faculty production of "The Country Wife" by William Wycherly, in March, 1977. Fred Wagner says, "In the seventies the Faculty did a staged reading of "The Country Wife," directed by Edwin Barrett, with Fred Wagner, John and Mary O'Neill, Sidney Wertimer, and Jackie Medina. Kevin Burns ['77], now a producer of A&E film biographies and AMC "Backstory," drew the comic poster of which I have the original." A dramatic reading of William Wycherly's The Country Wife, March 23 & 24, 1977, directed by Edwin Barrett, parts read by Fred Wagner, Rand Carter, Hal Holladay, Nancy Rabinowitz, John O'Neill, Mary O'Neill, Jackie Medina, John Gordon, Sidney Wertimer (poster includes caricatures of the above); also Rouben Cholakian, Nancy Platz, Eloise Henderson, Jeanne Culkin, Miranda Barrett. Artwork by Kevin J. Burns, class of 1977, exec. producer, Foxstar Prod.

Acquisition Type

Gift

Provenance

Received from Frederick R. Wagner, Professor of English, Emeritus

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • 1977