Playwright File: Robert Patrick (6)


File contains correspondence related to Rockefeller Grants not received by La MaMa playwrights; press relating to Arroyo Grande High School's 1987 Robert Patrick Festival, Patrick's 1986 appearance on GHS-TV (Germantown High School's TV station), the Deja Vu Coffeehouse's (Los Angeles) 1983 presentations of Patrick's plays Blue is for BoysBeaux-Arts Ball, and Nice Girl, and Steven Nelson's Tactical Limitations (Wings Theatre/Elaine Gold's Corner Loft Studio); a large dot matrix printed image of Robert Patrick's face, signed by Patrick to Ellen Stewart; flyers for Terry Talley's Before Caesar (New York Theatre Ensemble/The 4th E Company, 1982), starring Patrick, the Theater for the New City's 1988 "1 Act Marathon", a performance by Patrick and Roger Kabler entitled "Words & Humor" (Rectangle's Cafe), the James White Review's Annual Poetry and Short Prose Readings (later Annual Gay Men's Literary Readings) (La Mama La Galleria, 1986, 1988, 1989), and the La MaMa Galleria Friday Night Reading Series (February 1989); an undated list of available published plays by Robert Patrick; a program from the 1985 Tennessee State Thespian Conference (theme: "Comet Mania: A Search for Stars"); a promotional mailer for Limelight (The New Theater for the New City, 1988); materials related to various playwriting classes taught by Patrick, and lectures given by him on the history of gay and off-off-Broadway theatre; an interview with Patrick on the history of gay theater in the Twin Cities Gaze; the program for The Ninth Biennial Alaska Community Theatre Festival's ACTFEST '89; and an informational packet for speakers (including Patrick) at "The History and Diversity of Downtown Theatre" Lecture Series (Dramatic Risks, Inc., 1989).

Includes a complete copy of the January 30, 1987 issue of The Altair (newspaper of Arroyo Grande High School, Arroyo Grande, CA).