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New Music Performed by The Audio Visual Group
  • ephemera
  • loose leaf
  • offset-printed
  • duotone
  • 28 x 21.5 cm
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

New Music Performed by The Audio Visual Group

Al Hansen, Dick Higgins, Jackson Mac Low, Larry Poons, La Monte Young, Raymond Edward Johnson

Single-sided handbill / flyer published in conjunction with performance held August 1, 1960. Performance included works by Alfred [Al] Hansen, Dick [Richard] Higgins, Jackson Mac Low, Larry [Lawrence] Poons, La Monte Young, and Raymond Edward Johnson performed by The Audio Visual Group of The Living Theatre. [details]

$350.00
Condition:  Very Good. Bright and clan, shallow long dog-ear at top right corner and very small (1 x 2 mm.) loss at top center. Folded in three as issued.
[Object # 23278]
[The Living Theatre Presents Kenneth Anger, Stan Brakhage, and Stan Vanderbeek]
  • ephemera
  • screenprint
  • duotone
  • 35.5 x 21.5 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

[The Living Theatre Presents Kenneth Anger, Stan Brakhage, and Stan Vanderbeek]

Kenneth Anger, Stan Brakhage, Stan Vanderbeek

A single-sided flyer / handbill for a series of films presented at The Living Theatre on March 7, 1960.

Text reads :

THE LIVING THEATRE
PRESENTS KENNETH
ANGER'S : FIREWORKS
AND INAUGURATION OF
THE PLEASURE DOME. ... [details]

$350.00
Condition:  Very Good. Hand addressed mailed copy with postmark, folded in four as issued with very light wear, and faint tape stain at bottom center from mailing closure.
[Object # 23804]
An Evening of Experimental Cinema
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 27.8 x 21.5 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

An Evening of Experimental Cinema

Kenneth Anger, Stan Vanderbeek, Stan Brakhage

Flyer promoting" An Evening of Experimental Cinema selected by Cinema 16" held at The Living Theatre, March 7, 1960. Films include "Inauguration of the Pleasure Dome" and "Fireworks" by Kenneth Anger, "What, Who, How" by Stan Vanderbeek, and "Reflections on Black" by Stan Brakhage. [details]

$125.00
Condition:  Good. Folded in eight, pencil notation on recto "Avant Garde Films," 1 cm. tear at right edge, light handling marks and edge wear.
[Object # 26600]
Aileen Passloff and Co. / Monday Evening, February 22 / The Living Theatre
  • ephemera
  • loose leaf
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 35.5 x 25.3 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Aileen Passloff and Co. / Monday Evening, February 22 / The Living Theatre

Ray Johnson, Aileen Passloff

Single-sided flyer / poster designed by Ray Johnson for performance by Aileen Passloff and Co. at The Living Theatre held February 22, 1960. Dancers included Joan Baker, Gerard King, Gerard Martin, Milda Memenas, Vincent Warren, and Phyllis Wax. ... [details]

$450.00
Condition:  Very Good. Mailed copy, postmarked February 8, 1960. Folded in four as issued with single set of clean staple holes. Light handling marks.
[Object # 23276]
The Living Theatre Presents : One Act Plays by Frank O'Hara, Paul Goodman, Kenneth Koch
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • staple bound
  • black-and-white
  • 27.8 x 21.5 cm.
  • [3] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

The Living Theatre Presents : One Act Plays by Frank O'Hara, Paul Goodman, Kenneth Koch

Frank O'Hara, Paul Goodman, Kenneth Koch, James Waring, John Herbert McDowell, Norman Bluhm, Nicola Cernevich, Remy Charlip, Diane Di Prima, Lawrence Kornfeld, Timothy LaFarge, Jerome Raphel, Glenn Lewis, Nicola Cernovich, Virgil Thomson

Staple bound program published in conjunction with a night of performances of one act plays held December 28, 1959. Plays included "Love's labor, an eclogue," written by Frank O'Hara, directed by James Waring, music by John Herbert McDowell, set by Norman Bluhm, lighting by Nicola Cernevich, costume supervision by Remy Charlip, and assistant director Diane di Prima; "A Theory of Comedy," written by Paul Goodman, directed and designed by Lawrence Kornfeld, dances by Timothy LaFarge, Lighting by Jerome Raphel, Piano by Glenn Lewis; and "Bertha," written by Kenneth Koch, directed by Nicola Cernovich, music by Virgil Thomson, costumes and setting by Remy Charlip. [details]

$200.00
Condition:  Very Good. Three staple bound pages with light handling wear, folded in three, with moderate yellowing to verso from age.
[Object # 24950]
The Living Theatre Presents The Theatre of Change: Women of Trachis by Sophokles, A Version by Ezra Pound and The Marrying Maiden by Jackson Mac Low
  • poster
  • offset-printed
  • duotone
  • 45.5 x 60.6 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

The Living Theatre Presents The Theatre of Change: Women of Trachis by Sophokles, A Version by Ezra Pound and The Marrying Maiden by Jackson Mac Low

Ezra Pound, Jackson Mac Low

Poster announcing performances of "Women of Trachis" by Sophokles, edited by Ezra Pound and "The Marrying Maiden" by Jackson Mac Low at The Living Theatre, opening June 9, 1960. Direction by Julian Beck and Judith Maling, designs by Beck, lighting by Nichola Cernovich. ... [details]

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First Anniversary of The Living Theatre
  • ephemera
  • other printing process
  • 8.8 x 11.5 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

First Anniversary of The Living Theatre

Julian Beck, Judith Malina

Engraved invitation card from Julian Beck and Judith Malina requesting recipient's presence at a cocktail party celebrating the first anniversary of the opening of The Living Theatre on Wednesday, January 13, 1960. [details]

$75.00
Condition:  Very Good. Light handling marks and edge wear.
[Object # 27644]
The Living Theatre Presents William Carlos Williams' Many Loves
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • color
  • 22.5 x 48.3 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

The Living Theatre Presents William Carlos Williams' Many Loves

William Carlos Williams, Julian Beck, Nicola Cernovich, William Callan, Melvin Clay, Dorothy Dill, Ronald Durling, Eileen Fulton, Lawrence Kornfeld, Rudd Lowry, Judith Malina, Frank Maguire, George Miller, Phyllis Nelson, Murray Paskin, Henry Proach, Alan Rossett, Barbara Winchester, Sally Wylan, Garrick Beck

Poster for opening of William Carlos Williams' "Many Loves" held on December 21, [1959]. Additionally lists forth-coming productions "The Family of Abraham" by Paul Goodman, "Tonight We Improvise" by Luigi Pirandello, "The Connection" by Jack Gelber, and "If Five Years Pass" by Federico García Lorca. [details]

$250.00
Condition:  Very Good. Folded in four, light handling marks and edge wear.
[Object # 26512]
The Living Theatre Presents Three of the Later Plays of William Butler Yeats Works
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • color
  • 33.5 x 21.7 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

The Living Theatre Presents Three of the Later Plays of William Butler Yeats Works

William Butler Yeats

Poster presentation of William Butler Yeat's "Purgatory," "The Herne's Egg," and "A Full Moon in March" held on September 19 & 26, [1960]. [details]

$250.00
Condition:  Good / Very Good. Folded in four, light edge wear.
[Object # 26513]
Avant-Garde Films
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • color
  • 21.3 x 30 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Avant-Garde Films

Willard Maas, Stan Brakhage, Marie Menken, Charles Boultenhouse, Ben Moore

Single sided flyer, mini-poster promoting showings of "Geography of the Body," "Desist Film," "Mechanics of Love," and "Noguchi" at The Living Room Theatre. America's leading experimental film-makers personally introducing their own works including Willard Maas, Stan Brakhage, Marie Menken, Charles Boultenhouse, and Ben Moore. [details]

$150.00
Condition:  Good. Folded once in half, light handling marks, mild soiling to the right edge of recto.
[Object # 26399]
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