Artist's File: Elizabeth Swados (4)


File contains newspaper listings, reviews, and advertisements for Elizabath Swados's "Meet the Composer" appearance (Women's Interart Center, 1977), Trilogy (La Mama, 1974), Nightclub Cantata (Top of the Gate, 1977), Camera Three's "Three Greek Plays" broadcasts, The Myth Man (novel, 1994), The Four of Us (memoir, 1992), Listening Out Loud (composition primer, 1989), Swing (BAM, 1987), Esther: A Vaudeville Megillah (92nd St. Y, 1988), Jerusalem (NYPL, 1987), Alice at the Palace (NBC, 1982), Dispatches (Public Theater, 1979), As You Like It (La MaMa, 1980), The Girl With the Incredible Feeling (First All Children's Theater, 1979), Alice (Public Theater, 1978), Runaways (film version, seemingly not completed), and on Swados and Andrei Serban; a letter from Urjo Kareda of The Toronto Star praising Trilogy; two artist's bios and a resume of Swados's works; a press release from CBS for Camera Three's broadcast of "The Yoshi Show" (1974), with music by Swados; a letter from the National Foundation for Jewish Culture to Ellen Stewart, regarding the presentation of an award to Swados, and a program from the ceremony (1996); a postcard promoting Swados's CD, Bible Women (1995); tickets to The Pied Piper (Orlando Opera, 1989) and Song of Songs (Central Synagogue, 1989); invitations to Song of Songs, Swados's 40th birthday party; Swados's photocopied handdrawn 1991 holiday greeting card; programs for The Pied Piper, Runaways (Public Theater), Dispatches (Public Theater), and The Haggadah: A Passover Cantata (Public Theater); flyers for Nightclub Cantata; a letter from Harper & Row's Ted Solotaroff to Ellen Stewart, regarding the use of some quotations on the jacket of Listening Out Loud; letters and cards from Swados to Stewart; a pamphlet for the 1979 New York Shakespeare Festival; the August 18, 1991 issue of The New York Times Magazine, featuring Swados's piece "The Story of a Street Person: Remembering My Brother"; a promotional mailer for Swados & Friends (YM & YWHA at Broad and Pine, Philadelphia, 1977); and Showbills for The Sea Gull (Public Theater, November 1980) and The Haggadah: A Passover Cantata (Public, April 1981).

Date published: 1972 – 1988
Date created: 1996
Newsprint; typing paper; FAX paper; yellow card stock
multiple press pieces
1 press release
multiple programs
8.5 in (width) 8.5 in (height)
8.5 in (width) 8.5 in (height)
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