Olio

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Collection:
Community Art in Atlanta, 1977-1987: Jim Alexander's Photographs of the Neighborhood Arts Center from the Auburn Avenue Research Library
Title:
Olio
Creator:
Alexander, Jim
Date of Original:
1978-04
Subject:
Community arts projects--Georgia--Atlanta
African American theater--Georgia--Atlanta--History--20th century
African American actors--Georgia--Atlanta
African American dancers--Georgia--Atlanta
Neighborhood Arts Center (Atlanta, Ga.)
Mechanicsville (Atlanta, Ga.)
Proposition Theater Company (Atlanta, Ga.)--Performances
Dallas, Walter. Olio--Performances
Location:
United States, Georgia, Fulton County, Atlanta, 33.7489954, -84.3879824
United States, Georgia, Atlanta, Mechanicsville, 33.739478, -84.398881
Medium:
Color photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
image/x-mrsid
Description:
"Members of the Proposition Theatre production of 'Olio' in the NAC multipurpose room prior to its renovation."--from Jim Alexander's annotations.
A boy stands among brightly dressed women dancers and shirtless male dancers wearing black pants and white gloves during a performance of "Olio" by the Proposition Theatre Company, the Neighborhood Art Center's house theater troupe. Proposition Theatre presented the show April 13-15, 1978 in the Neighborhood Arts Center's multipurpose room. Director and playwright Walter Dallas ran the Proposition Theatre Company before pursuing successful careers as an off-Broadway director, tenured professor of drama, screenwriter, and artistic director.
Title provided by Jim Alexander.
Metadata URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/anac/id:janac19
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/anac/do:janac19
Rights Holder:
Copyright held by Jim Alexander.
Bibliographic Citation (Cite As):
Cite as: Olio. Neighborhood Arts Center photographs series. Jim Alexander collection. Archives Division, Auburn Avenue Research Library on African American Culture and History, Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System, presented in the Digital Library of Georgia.
Original Collection:
Neighborhood Arts Center photographs series. Jim Alexander collection. Archives Division, Auburn Avenue Research Library on African American Culture and History, Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System.
Holding Institution:
Auburn Avenue Research Library on African-American Culture and History
Rights:
Inc.dark white interior blue type

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