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Production Title: The Boys From Syracuse (1938, Lyrics By Hart)

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Courthouse trav. - justice figure, pencil.

Image ID: 1817162

Courthouse trav. - justice figure, pencil. (1938)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Courthouse trav. - justice figure, pencil.


: Mielziner, Jo, 1901-1976 -- Costume designer

Created Date

: 1938

Item Physical Description

: 1 design : colored pencil on tracing paper ; 38 x 22 cm., on board, 52 x 23 cm.


: Image dimensions include mounting tape. Note 2.) Richard Rodgers project Note 3.) Rodgers and Hart

Production Notes

: Opened at the Alvin Theater on November 23, 1938 after tryouts in New Haven and Boston and ran for 235 performances. Music by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Lorenz Hart, and book by George Abbott based on a Shakespeare's play Comedy of Errors. It starred Eddie Albert, Ronald Graham, Teddy Hart, Jimmy Savo, Muriel Angelus and Marcy Westcott.


: Jo Mielziner papers, designs and technical drawings, 1903-1976. / Jo Mielziner designs and technical drawings, 1924-1976 / Series I: Designs and Technical Drawings / Productions / The boys from Syracuse (Musical), 1938 / Richard Rodgers

Source Description

: Papers 45 lin. ft. (110 boxes) Designs and technical drawings 127 lin. ft. (141 oversized boxes)


: The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts / Billy Rose Theatre Division

Catalog Call Number

: *T-VIM 1993-002, Box 17

Digital ID

: 1817162

Record ID

: 1909043

Digital Item Published

: 4-29-2010; updated 3-25-2011

Rights Notice

: Copyright of the Estate of Jo Mielziner.

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