Bathhouse Theatre records, circa 1971-1998  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Bathhouse Theatre (Seattle, Wash.)
Title
Bathhouse Theatre records
Dates
circa 1971-1998 (inclusive)
Quantity
45.35 cubic feet (38 boxes and 1 oversize folder)
Collection Number
4358
Summary
Programs, press releases, one publicity poster related to Seattle theatre, located in the former bathhouse adjacent to Green Lake
Repository
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
98195-2900
Telephone: 206-543-1929
Fax: 206-543-1931
speccoll@uw.edu
Access Restrictions

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Languages
English


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

A Seattle theatre company founded in 1980 when Arne Zaslove moved the Floating Theatre Company into the former bathhouse in Green Lake Park and changed the company's name to Bathhouse Theatre. Notable productions include holiday performances and versions of Shakespeare's plays set to modern music. The company ceased operations in 1999.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

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Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

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Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

 

Accession No. 4358-001: Bathhouse Theatre records, 1971-1973Return to Top

0.35 cubic feet (1 box and 1 oversize folder)

Scope and Content: Programs, press releases, one publicity poster; ca. 1971-1973. Poster is for a Bathhouse production of "Herringbone".

Restrictions on Access: Open to all users.

Restrictions on Use: Creator's literary rights not transferred to the University of Washington Libraries

Acquisition Info: Donor: Terry Healy, Public Relations Director, December 13, 1991.

Description
Bathhouse Theatre records

Accession No. 4358-002: Bathhouse Theatre records, 1990-1993Return to Top

1 cubic foot (1 box)

Scope and Content: Play scripts from the Bathhouse Theatre's literary library; ca. 1990-1993. Some are by Seattle and Vancouver, B.C. playwrights. Also includes one videotape cassette of a play.

Restrictions on Access: Open to all users.

Restrictions on Use: Creator's literary rights not transferred to the University of Washington Libraries

Acquisition Info: Donated by the UW Drama Library, August 25, 1994.

Description
Bathhouse Theatre records

Accession No. 4358-003: Bathhouse Theatre records, 1986-1998Return to Top

33 cubic feet (25 boxes)

Scope and Content: Correspondence, publicity materials, education materials, annual reports, budgets, photographs, development files, Board minutes, floorplans for productions, and related records, almost entirely from the later period when the Artistic Director was Arne Zaslove; bulk 1986-1998.

Restrictions on Access: Access restricted. For terms of access, contact repository.

Restrictions on Use: Creator's literary rights not transferred to the University of Washington Libraries

Acquisition Info: Source: unknown

Description
Bathhouse Theatre records

Accession No. 4358-004: Bathhouse Theatre records, circa 1978-1998 (bulk circa 1981-1998)Return to Top

10.00 cubic feet (10 boxes)

Scope and Content: Programs, press releases and clippings, press kits. Also includes some administrative files, ca 1997-1998, some production photos, 1979, 1985, and some marketing files.

Restrictions on Access: Open to all users.

Restrictions on Use: Creator's literary rights transferred to the University of Washington Libraries

Acquisition Info: Donor: Arne Zaslove, July 17, 2001.

Description
Bathhouse Theatre records

Accession No. 4358-005: Bathhouse Theatre records, 1986-1998Return to Top

1.00 cubic foot (1 box)

Scope and Content: Planning files, set designs, publicity, resumes, budget files, contact sheets, subject files, photographs, and literary study guides.

Restrictions on Access: Open to all users.

Restrictions on Use: Some restrictions exist on copying, quotation or publication. Contact Repository for details.

Photographers retain copyright in their photos.

Acquisition Info: Donor: Arne Zaslove, September 1, 2001.

Description
Bathhouse Theatre records

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Theaters--Washington (State)--Seattle--Archives
  • Personal Names :
  • Zaslove, Arne
  • Corporate Names :
  • Bathhouse Theatre (Seattle, Wash.)--Archives

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Personal Papers/Corporate Records (University of Washington)