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Jo Mielziner, theatrical designer

Jo Mielziner, theatrical designer

selected works 1928-1960, from the collection of Jules Fischer.

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Published by Hewlett Gallery, Carnegie-Mellon University, College of Fine Arts in Pittsburgh, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mielziner, Jo, 1901- -- Exhibitions.,
  • Theaters -- Stage-setting and scenery -- Exhibitions.

  • Edition Notes

    Published in conjunction with an exhibition held Feb. 11-Mar. 9, 1983, in the Hewlett Gallery.

    ContributionsHewlett Gallery.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN2096.M5 J6 1983
    The Physical Object
    Pagination29 p. :
    Number of Pages29
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3506294M
    LC Control Number82046026

    The talents of theatrical designer Jo Mielziner helped shape the visual styles of some of the best remembered shows in Broadway history, including Guys & Dolls and Death of a for the first time, visitors to The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center will able to view the biggest private collection of Mielziner. Mielziner, Jo, (Set designer) Collection. Jules Fisher collection of Jo Mielziner Designs. Dates / Origin Date Created: Library locations Billy Rose Theatre Division Shelf locator: *T-Vim Shelf locator: oversized folder 30 Topics (The) Innocents Genres Drawings Set design .

    Mielziner: Master of Modern Stage Design: Henderson, Mary: Books - Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try Prime Cart. Books . Under Elia Kazan's sensitive but concrete direction, the theatre has solved them admirably. Jo Mielziner has provided a beautifully lighted single setting that lightly sketches the house and the neighborhood. .

    Joseph Mielziner was an American theatrical scenic, lighting designer born in Paris, was described as "the most successful set designer of the Golden era of Broadway", worked on both stage plays and Mielziner . Book Description. Theatre and Performance Design: A Reader in Scenography is an essential resource for those interested in the visual composition of performance and related scenographic practices.. Theatre and performance studies, cultural theory, fine art, philosophy and the social sciences are brought together in one volume to examine the principle forces that inform understanding of theatre.


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