David Feldshuh Papers, 1984-2000

Collection Number: 14-24-3458

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
David Feldshuh papers, 1984-2006
Collection Number:
14-24-3458
Creator:
David, Feldshuh 1944-
Quantity:
6.5 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
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Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Professional papers and reviews, newspaper clippings, correpondence, and programs for various plays, including Miss Evers' Boys, a play based on the notorious Tuskegee Syphilis Study in the African American male.
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Professor of Theatre Arts and Director of the Cornell Center for Theatre Arts.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Professional papers and reviews, newspaper clippings, correpondence, and programs for various plays, including Miss Evers' Boys, a play based on the notorious Tuskegee Syphilis Study in the African American male.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Feldshuh, David,1944-
Tuskegee Syphilis Study.
Cornell University--Faculty.
Cornell University.Dept. of Theatre Arts

Subjects:
Human experimentation in medicine--Alabama--Macon County--History.
African American men--Diseases--Alabama--Macon County--History.
Syphilis--Research--Alabama--Macon County--History.
Theater--Study and teaching.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
David Feldshuh papers, #14-24-3458. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
SERIES LIST

Series I. Institutes and Foundations
Series II. Newspaper Articles and Reviews
Series III. Programs and Study Guides
Series IV. Theaters and Productions
Series V. Scripts, Reviews, & Press Packets
Series VI. Department Files
Series VII. Theatre Cornell
Series VIII. Miss Evers' Boys Files

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Box 1 Folder 1
Sundance Institute: Miscellaneous
Box 1 Folder 2
Sundance Institute: Newsletters and Articles
Box 1 Folder 3
Dodge Foundation: Dodge Award
Box 1 Folder 4
Dodge Foundation: Information and Congratulations
Box 1 Folder 5
Dodge Foundation: Contract Agreement and Check Award
Box 1 Folder 6
Dodge Foundation: Publicity
Box 1 Folder 7
Reference 1
Box 1 Folder 8
Reference 2
Box 1 Folder 9
Reference 3
Box 1 Folder 10
Tuskegee Archives Material
Box 1 Folder 11
The Times of London: Article
August 8, 1992
Box 1 Folder 12
The Atlanta Journal: Article
September 6, 1992
Box 1 Folder 13
Mark Taper Forum
Box 1 Folder 14
Miscellaneous Articles
Box 1 Folder 15
Alabama Shakespheare Festival
Box 1 Folder 16
Alley Theatre
Box 1 Folder 17
Alliance/Time
Box 1 Folder 18
American Conservatory Theatre
Box 1 Folder 19
Birmingham 1991
Box 1 Folder 20
Center Stage
Box 1 Folder 21
City Theatre Company
Box 1 Folder 22
Washington Post
Box 1 Folder 23
Cornell
Box 1 Folder 24
Cornell (2)
Box 1 Folder 25
Ithaca Journal
Box 1 Folder 26
Dartmouth Medical Magazine
June 1992
Box 1 Folder 27
Alabama Shakespeare Festival
Box 1 Folder 28
Alley Theatre Programs
Box 1 Folder 29
Alliance Programs
Box 1 Folder 30
American Conservatory Theatre
Box 1 Folder 31
Birmingham Repertory Theatre
Box 1 Folder 32
Buffalo Studio Arena Theatre
Box 1 Folder 33
City Theatre Company
Box 1 Folder 34
Center Stage Programs
Box 1 Folder 35
Dallas Theatre Center
Box 1 Folder 36
Detroit Repertory Theatre
Box 1 Folder 37
Fulton Opera House
Box 1 Folder 38
Goodman Theatre Programs
Box 1 Folder 39
Illusion Programs
Box 1 Folder 40
Illusion Programs 1991
Box 1 Folder 41
L.A. Programs
Box 7
Miscellaneous Programs and Playbills
Up to 2009
Copies of Research for New Theaters
Box 1 Folder 42
Copies of Research for New Theaters
Box 1 Folder 43
Copies of Research for New Theaters I
Box 2 Folder 1
Copies of Research for New Theaters II
Box 2 Folder 2
Goodman Theatre
Box 2 Folder 3
Detroit Repertory Theatre
Box 2 Folder 4
Dallas Theatre Center
Box 2 Folder 5
Illusion
Box 2 Folder 6
MEB New York Production
Box 2 Folder 7
Alliance
Box 2 Folder 8
American Conservatory Theater
Box 2 Folder 9
Indianapolis
Box 2 Folder 10
Mixed Packets
Box 2 Folder 11
L.A.
Box 2 Folder 12
St. Louis Repertory Theatre
Box 2 Folder 13
Philidelphia Theatre Company
Box 2 Folder 14
Pittsburgh, City Theatre
Box 2 Folder 15
Fulton Opera House
Box 2 Folder 16
Center Stage
Box 2 Folder 17
Ensemble Theatre, Cleveland
Box 2 Folder 18
Indiana Repertory Theatre
Box 2 Folder 19
Charlotte Rep.
Box 2 Folder 20
Buffalo Studio Arena Theatre
Box 2 Folder 21
Birmingham Repertory Theatre
Box 2 Folder 22
Alabama Shakespeare Festival
Box 2 Folder 23
MEB Cornell Production
Box 2 Folder 24
Cinn. Playhouse
Box 2 Folder 25
Kansas City Midwest Bioethics
Box 2 Folder 26
Madison Repertory Theatre
Box 2 Folder 27
Phoenix
Box 2 Folder 28
Tacoma Actor's Guild
Box 2 Folder 29
TCG Script
Box 2 Folder 30
Miss Evers' Boys Script/American Mag. Galleys
Box 2 Folder 31
Masters: Miss Evers' Boys Reviews
Box 2 Folder 32
Los Angeles Reviews
Box 2 Folder 33
Minneapolis Reviews
Box 2 Folder 34
Baltimore Reviews
Box 2 Folder 35
Atlanta Reviews
Box 2 Folder 36
Misc. Reviews
Box 2 Folder 37
Miss Evers' Boys Reviews
Box 2 Folder 38
Miss Evers' Boys: Press Packets
Box 2 Folder 39
Miss Evers' Boys: Morality At Play
Box 8 Folder 1-2
An Italian Straw Hat
Expression
Box 8 Folder 3
A Christmas Carol
1972
Box 8 Folder 4-6
Fables Here and There
1976
Box 8 Folder 7-8
The Marriage of Bette and Boo
1986
Box 8 Folder 9-10
Mysteries of Eleusis
1986-05
Box 8 Folder 11-14
Cinders
1987-08
Box 9 Folder 1-2
Cyrano
1990-05
Box 9 Folder 3-4
King Lear background and Research
1992
Box 9 Folder 5
King Lear photographs
1993
Box 9 Folder 6-9
King Lear
1993-04
Box 9 Folder 10
The House of Blue Leaves
1994-09
Box 9 Folder 11
Fetu and her Friends
1994-10
Box 9 Folder 12-14
Measure for Measure
1995-11
Box 10 Folder 1-3
Measure for Measure
1995
Box 10 Folder 4-6
Perestroika
1996
Box 10 Folder 7-8
Army Screenplay
1996-1997
Box 10 Folder 9
You Never Can Tell
1997
Box 10 Folder 10
Death of a Salesman Analysis
1997-09
Box 10 Folder 11-12
The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie
1999-09
Contains letter from director Sam Gold.
Box 11 Folder 1-2
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
2001
Box 11 Folder 3-4
Amadeus
2001
Box 11 Folder 5-6
Matchmaker
2002
Box 11 Folder 7-8
Arturo Ui
2002
Box 11 Folder 9-12
Antigone
2003
Box 11 Folder 13
The Cradle Will Rock
2005
Box 12 Folder 1-2
The Cradle Will Rock
2005
Box 12 Folder 3-5
The Merchant of Venice
2005
Box 12 Folder 6
All my Sons
2006
Box 12 Folder 7
Metamorphses
2006
Box 12 Folder 8
Dracula
2008
Box 12 Folder 9
Mass
2009
Box 12 Folder 10
Mass: Original score
2009
Box 12 Folder 11
Mass: summaries, script, dance
2009
Box 12 Folder 12
Mass: editing, agendas, talk throughs
2009
Box 12 Folder 13
Mass: children staging, street chorus, reviews and articles
2009
Box 12 Folder 14
Nice People
2009
Box 13 Folder 1
Mass: rehearsal schedules, directors notes
2009
Box 13 Folder 2
Mass: celebrant, religion, short talk throughs
2009
Box 13 Folder 3
Mass: projections, staging, character agenda/character and song
2009
Box 13 Folder 4
Mass: budget, liturgical choir, design (k Goetz), program notes
2009
Box 13 Folder 5
Mass: images, contacts, publicity, props/costumes
2009
Box 13 Folder 6
Mass: viewpoints/POV, music/soloists, research, production meetings
2009
Box 13 Folder 7-9
On the Verge
2015
Box 13 Folder 10-12
Eurydice
2016
Box 3 Folder 1
Production Personnel
1995-2000
Box 3 Folder 2
Undergraduate Actors: Personnel List from General Auditions
September 9-10, 1985
Box 3 Folder 3
Undergraduate Roles by Minorities
Box 3 Folder 4
Production Assignments
1993-1994
Box 3 Folder 5
RPTA Auditions 1
1991-2000
All RPTA Audition files include comp photos and evaluation sheets, resumes and contact information
Box 3 Folder 6
RPTA Auditions 2
1991-2000
Box 3 Folder 7
RPTA Auditions 3
1991-2000
Box 3 Folder 8
RPTA
1991-1995
Box 3 Folder 9
RPTA
1996-
Box 3 Folder 10
Awards: Drama Bookshop Awards
1986-1988
Box 3 Folder 11
Mellon Foundation
c.1988
Box 3 Folder 12
A.R.T. New York, Programs and Services
1986-1987
Cornell University Membership Card
Box 3 Folder 13
Bean Fellowship
Box 3 Folder 14
(FD 1) Hollywood Connection
Box 3 Folder 15
(FD 2) Staffing Needs
Box 3 Folder 16
(FD 3) Endowable Opp.
Box 3 Folder 17
(FD 4) PAC Fundraising
Box 3 Folder 18
National Theatre of Great Britain: Press Announcements
Box 3 Folder 19
National Theatre of Great Britain: Course Suggestions
Box 3 Folder 20
National Theatre of Great Britain: Budget
Box 3 Folder 21
National Theatre of Great Britain: Correspondence
Box 3 Folder 22
National Theatre of Great Britain: National/CU Summer Theatre Program
Box 3 Folder 23
National Theatre of Great Britain: Faculty
Box 3 Folder 24
Harold Bank Fund
Box 3 Folder 25
Black History Month: Cast Me Down Productions, Inc.
Box 3 Folder 26
Eissner Committee
Box 3 Folder 27
Exploration Series
Program, John Guare's "The Loveliest Afternoon of the Year and a Day For Surprises", component of the Exploration Series
Box 3 Folder 28
Outreach 1
RPTA Presentations, "Stop Date Rape", abbreviated scripts, press releases, human relations training, etc.
Box 3 Folder 29
Outreach 2: RPTA Presentations
Box 3 Folder 30
Outreach 3
Box 3 Folder 31
PR Outreach Plays
1985-1986
Box 13 Folder 13-14
Cornell Sesquicentennial planning
2011-2015
Box 13 Folder 15
Season planning
2001
Box 13 Folder 16-17
Season planning
2006
Box 13 Folder 18
Season planning
2002-2009
Box 3 Folder 32-40
Playwritting
Box 3 Folder 41-48
Speeches
Box 3 Folder 49-52
A Cole Porter Cabaret
Box 3 Folder 53-56
Theater Classroom Project
Box 3 Folder 57-58
Press
Box 3 Folder 59
Articles
Box 3 Folder 60
April 10 Event
Box 3 Folder 61
Index
Box 4 Folder 1
Volume 1 and Volume 2
1986
Box 4 Folder 2
Scripts
American Conservatory, Alley Theatre, Madison Rep. Theatre, Geraldine R. Dodge Thatre Program, and typed script
Box 4 Folder 3
Script revisions (2 finished scripts)
Box 4 Folder 4
Ideas and Structures, Acts I-III
Box 4 Folder 5
MEB Research and Notes
Box 4 Folder 6
MEB Research
Box 4 Folder 7
Final: May 7, 1994
May 1994
Box 4 Folder 8
Rougns
Box 4 Folder 9
Swan Dance
July 1989
Box 4 Folder 10
Medical Research
Box 4 Folder 11
Bad Blood
Box 4 Folder 12
Dance
Box 5 Folder 1
Scene Notes
Box 5 Folder 2
Brodus
Box 5 Folder 3
PCT and 2 of 3 Prep
Box 5 Folder 4
Testimony
Box 5 Folder 5
Act III Rough
Box 5 Folder 6
Act II Rough
Box 5 Folder 7
MEB Script and Notes
Box 5 Folder 8
Reasearch
Box 5 Folder 9
CME Master Copy and other copy
Box 5 Folder 10
Miscellaneous Notes and Scripts
Box 5 Folder 11
Script Notes, Journal, Slides, Film
Box 5 Folder 12
Draft 10 - Annotated
Box 5 Folder 13
Script with Notes
Box 5 Folder 14
Script with Notes
Box 5 Folder 15
Drafts 1, 2, 15
Box 5 Folder 16
Rough Draft 1
Box 5 Folder 17
Script
1988
Box 6 Folder 1
Miss Evers' Boys drafts
10/1991
Box 6 Folder 2
Miss Evers' Boys notes
3/17/1992
Box 6 Folder 3
Miss Evers' Boys drafts
8, 10/1992
Box 6 Folder 4
Miss Evers' Boys
10/15/1992
Box 6 Folder 5
Miss Evers' Boys drafts
1, 5/1994
Box 6 Folder 6
Miss Evers' Boys final #2
10/15/1992
Box 6 Folder 7
Miss Evers' Boys HBO screenplay
1994-1995
Box 6 Folder 8
Miss Evers' Boys HBO screenplay
1996
Box 6 Folder 9
Miss Evers' Boys Goodman Theatre
1991
Box 6 Folder 10
Inauguration speech outlines
2006
Box 6 Folder 11
Inauguration speech notes
2006
Box 6 Folder 12-30
Inauguration speech drafts #1-#19
2006
Box 6 Folder 31
Inauguration speech final draft
2006
Box 6 Folder 32
Inauguration materials
2006
Box 6 Folder 33
Inauguration: notes and e-mails
2006
Box 6 Folder 34
Inauguration: press and photos
2006
Box 6 Folder 35
Inauguration: logistics
2006
Mapcase Folder 1
Miss Evers' Boys poster
Undated
Box 14 Folder 1-2
Season planning
2002-2009
Use restrictions apply.
Box 14 Folder 3-6
Who's Afraid of Virginia Wolf?
1991
Use restrictions apply.
Box 14 Folder 7-9
Trials of Brother Jero
1985
Use restrictions apply.
Box 14 Folder 10-15
Mouther Courage
1986
Use restrictions apply.
Box 14 Folder 16-20
A Midsummer's Dream
Undated
Use restrictions apply.