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Catalog Number 2006.008.001
Object Name Poster
Scope & Content Poster advertising a Detroit Repertory Theatre Co. production of the J.M. Synge play "The Playboy of the Western World," on April 30 at the Pontiac H.S. Auditorium under the direction of Wynn Wright and the management of Irving Beers. The poster states that "The critics of Detroit, where the Detroit Repertory Theatre Players have produced their celebrated play of satire, comedy and pathos eight times this season, spoke of it as one of the GREATEST SUCCESSES of the age." The poster indicates that "Plan of Seats Opens Monday, April 27th at Fowler's Drug Store at 10:00 a.m." and that prices were "50c, 75c and $1.00," with "Special Prices for Pupils of High and Grade Schools."
Date c. 1930s
People Wright, Wynn
Beers, H. Irving
Extent of Description 15.125" x 12"
Collection Theatre/Theater
Search Terms Detroit Repertory Theatre Co.
The Playboy of the Western World
Pontiac High School