Director's File: Joseph Chaikin (1)


File contains press clippings on projects directed and/or "collaboratively written" by Joseph Chaikin, including Rearrangements (La MaMa, 1979), Woyzeck (Public Theater, 1976), Endgame (Manhattan Theater Club, 1980), Happy Holidays (Cherry Lane, 2002), Trespassing (La MaMa, 1982), Sam Shepard's Tongues and Savage/Love (Public, 1979), and on Chaikin himself, including obituaries; programs for Chaikin's projects, including Megan Terry's Calm Down Mother (A Transformation) and Keep Tightly Closed in a Cool Dry Place (Open Theatre, 1965), and Jean-Claude van Itallie's The Hunter and the Bird and From an Odets Kitchen and Calm Down Mother (Open Theatre, 1964); letters from Chaikin to Ellen Stewart (1974, 1978) regarding his hopes for productions at La MaMa; and papers sent to Stewart by Cate Miodini regarding a study and proposed stage production of Beowulf.

Includes the February 25, 1982 issue of Other Stages and the March/April 1983 Theaterwork in its entirety.