UND Theatre Arts Poster Collection- 1911- 1974

1911- 1974  |  1974-1989  |  1989- 2001  |  2001- 2010  |  2010- Present
1911 EVERYMAN Handbill
1911 Everyman Handbill
Everyman was the second public performance by the UND Sock & Buskin Society.  Though this is technically not a poster, it served a similar purpose and is the earliest example of promotional material for a production.
1956 Tryouts
1956 Tryouts
This poster is actually 2 different posters that have been reassembled digitally. The original posters were cut up and used as mounting boards for a number of photographs from the 1950s. The blemishes are remains of tape used to mount the photos to a wall.
1956 Dial M for
                Murder
1956 Dial M for Murder
A two color stencil on goldenrod posterboard.
1957
                Hippolytus
1957 Hippolytus
1958 The Chalk
                Garden
1958 The Chalk Garden
1959 Desire
                Under the Elms
1959 Desire Under the Elms
1960 Harvey
                Poster
1960 Harvey Poster
1962 The Man
                Poster
1962 The Man Poster
1962 Summer and
                Smoke
1962 Summer and Smoke
1962 Visit To A
                Small Planet
1962 Visit To A Small Planet
1962 She
                Stoops to Conquer
1962 She Stoops to Conquer
The wigs on this photo are cotton balls.
1962 Five
                Finger Exercise
1962 Five Finger Exercise
1963
                Avant-Garde Program!
1963 Avant-Garde Program!
1963 The
                Admirable Crichton
1963 The Admirable Crichton
The island, water, birds and hut are all hand-drawn onto the printed poster
1963 Blithe
                Spirit
1963 Blithe Spirit
1964 Orpheus
                Descending
1964 Orpheus Descending
1964 A Thurber
                Carnival
1964 A Thurber Carnival
1964 The
                Imagainary Invalid
1964 The Imagainary Invalid
1965 The
                Lady's Not For Burning
1965 The Lady's Not For Burning
1965 The
                Streets of New York
1965 The Streets of New York
1966 Look Back
                In Anger
1966 Look Back In Anger
1966 Hedda
                Gabler Poster
1966 Hedda Gabler Poster
1966 The
                Threepenny Opera
1966 The Threepenny Opera
1967 A Moon
                For The Misbegotten
1967 A Moon For The Misbegotten
1967 Much Ado
                About Nothing
1967 Much Ado About Nothing
1967 The
                Physicists
1967 The Physicists
1968 A Funny
                Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum
1968 A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum
1968
                Biedermann and the Firebugs
1968 Biedermann and the Firebugs
1969 Night of
                the Iguana
1969 Night of the Iguana
1969 Rashomon
1969 Rashomon
1969 Nancy
                Drew Poster
1969 Nancy Drew Poster
1970 The Death
                and Life of Sneaky Fitch
1970 The Death and Life of Sneaky Fitch
1971 Blithe
                Spirit
1971 Blithe Spirit
This is a stock poster provided by Samuel French, Inc. UND added the hand-written specifics for the production.
1971 The Boy
                Friend
1971 The Boy Friend
1972 The
                Winter's Tale
1972 The Winter's Tale
1972 You Know
                I Can't Hear You When The Water's Running
1972 You Know I Can't Hear You When The Water's Running
1972 You Know
                I Can't Hear You When the Water's Running
1972 You Know I Can't Hear You When the Water's Running
Hand drawn poster.  Not certain of how this poster was used in the promotion process.
1972 You're A
                Good Man, Charlie Brown
1972 You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown
This is a stock poster provided by Package Publicity Service. Normally The Dakota Playmakers would add specific information to promote the production. In this case the poster was never filled in.
1972 Taming of
                the Shrew
1972 Taming of the Shrew
1972 The
                Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds
1972 The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds
1972 The
                School for Scandal
1972 The School for Scandal
1973 The Death
                of Artemio Cruz
1973 The Death of Artemio Cruz
1973 The
                Little Prince
1973 The Little Prince
1973 Dracula
1973 Dracula
1973 UND
                Summer Theatre Presents
1973 UND Summer Theatre Presents
1973 The
                Empire Builders
1973 The Empire Builders
1973 The
                Flowering Peach
1973 The Flowering Peach
1973 The
                Shoemakers Holiday
1973 The Shoemakers Holiday
1974 Chamber
                Music/Jack-in-the-Box
1974 Chamber Music/Jack-in-the-Box
Earliest example of a "Xeroxed" or copier generated poster. Expensive in 1974, copier generated posters are now the norm for many theatres, including the Department of Theatre Arts.
1974 Caucasian
                Chalk Circle
1974 Caucasian Chalk Circle