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Title
Performance of Dark of the Moon
Creator
Unknown
Date Created and/or Issued
1961-10
Contributing Institution
San José State University, Special Collections and Archives
Collection
San José State University Archives Photograph Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Written on verso: "1961-10." Photograph shows Speech and Drama department students performing the play "Dark of the Moon."
Dark of the Moon is a dramatic stage play in the vein of Romeo and Juliet set in the Appalachian Mountains. The play centers around the character of John, a witch boy who seeks to become human after falling in love with a human girl, Barbara Allen. Originally written by Howard Richardson in 1939 as a dramatization of the folk song, "The Ballad of Barbara Allen."
Type
image
Format
image/jpeg
7.5 X 9.5 in.
Extent
7.5 X 9.5 in.
Identifier
http://digitalcollections.sjlibrary.org/cdm/ref/collection/sjsuUA/id/679
Language
English
Subject
Actors
Actresses
Costumes
Students
Theatrical Productions
San Jose State College
Place
San Jose
California
Source
San Jose State University Archives Photograph Collection

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