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Photographs by John Suplee '69 from theatrical productions in Minor Theater, 1967-1968

 Unprocessed
Identifier: yhm-arc-2014-015

Content Description

Photographs and art by John Suplee '69 from theatrical productions, including Bartholomew Fair, Leonce and Lena, and Doctor Faustus, in Minor Theater, 1967-1968.

Acquisition Type

Gift

Provenance

Photographs and art by John Suplee, Hamilton College Class of 1969. New prints made in 2014 for Minor Theater Festival and donated by John Suplee.

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • 1966-1969

Extent

.1 Linear Feet (1 folder, flat poster)

Inventory

Photographs: Photograph of Robert Astyk '71 in production of Bartholomew Fair November 1967 production of Ben Jonson’s Bartholomew Fair; photograph by John Suplee ’69. Donated by John Suplee, Class of 1969. BF#1 2014.15 / Photograph of Prof. Sidney Wertimer in a cameo role, flanked by Ken Mealy (Instructor in French) and David Halperin '69. November 1967 production of Ben Jonson’s Bartholomew Fair; photograph by John Suplee ’69. Donated by John Suplee, Class of 1969. BF#2 2014.15 / Photograph of Peter Kingsley '68, Alan Bryce '71 (on left), Watson Bosler ‘68 (reading), and unidentified Troubador November 1967 production of Ben Jonson’s Bartholomew Fair; photograph by John Suplee ’69. Donated by John Suplee, Class of 1969. BF#3 2014.15 / Photograph of unidentified prop makers for Bartholomew Fair November 1967 production of Ben Jonson’s Bartholomew Fair; photograph by John Suplee ’69. Donated by John Suplee, Class of 1969. BF#4 2014.15 / Photograph of Minor Theater Lobby during the run of Bartholomew Fair, with display of John Suplee’s photos, probably from a full dress rehearsal November 1967 production of Ben Jonson’s Bartholomew Fair; photograph by John Suplee ’69. Donated by John Suplee, Class of 1969. BF#5 2014.15 / Photograph of wedding of Leonce and Lena with officient Peter Brams '68 April 1968 production of Georg Büchner’s Leonce & Lena, staged by Roger Croucher; photography by John Suplee ‘69. LL#1 2014.15 / Photograph of Peter Kingsley ‘68 with Kate Parker (faculty wife) and Alan Bryce ‘71 in background April 1968 production of Georg Büchner’s Leonce & Lena, staged by Roger Croucher; photography by John Suplee ‘69. LL#2 2014.15 / Photograph of impromptu outdoor performance of Leonce & Lena April 1968 production of Georg Büchner’s Leonce & Lena, staged by Roger Croucher, with faculty wives Ethel Cameron [in black] and Susan Kenny [in white, under balloons]. Photography by John Suplee ‘69. LL#3 2014.15 / Photograph of audience at Leonce & Lena; actor with cane, Robert Astyk ‘71. April 1968 production of Georg Büchner’s Leonce & Lena, staged by Roger Croucher; photography by John Suplee ‘69. LL#4 2014.15 / Photograph of Peter Kingsley ‘68, before or after his performance in Leonce & Lena. April 1968 production of Georg Büchner’s Leonce & Lena, staged by Roger Croucher in Minor Theater. Note the fine old glass windows had not yet been painted black. Photography by John Suplee ‘69. LL#5 2014.15 / Photograph of Susan Kenny, Michael Lordi '70, and Dudley Kimball '69 preparing for their entrance in outdoor performance of Leonce & Lena April 1968 production of Georg Büchner’s Leonce & Lena, staged by Roger Croucher; photography by John Suplee ‘69. LL#6 2014.15 / Photograph of Choir in front of Minor Theater Impromptu Choir practice out front, c.1968. Choir rehearsal room was in Minor Theater's basement. Photograph by John Suplee ‘69 M#1 2014.15 / Photograph of Minor Theater Auditorium, 1967 View of auditorium FROM the stage, 1967. Photograph by John Suplee ’69. M#2 2014.15 / Photograph of Minor Theater Lobby, circa 1967 View of Lobby, c. 1967. Photograph by John Suplee ’69. M#3 2014.15 / Photograph of Roger Croucher, circa 1968 Roger Croucher, Visiting Lecturer in Speech, 1967-1968, and director of theatrical productions. Photograph by John Suplee ’69. M#4 2014.15 / Photograph of Edwin Barrett, circa 1968 Previously unpublished portrait of Edwin Barrett, Professor of English and director of theatrical productions. Photograph by John Suplee ’69. M#5 2014.15 / Doctor Faustus painting on cardboard, circa 1966. Test image for set decoration for 1966 production of Marlowe's Doctor Faustus, tempora on cardboard.