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Tarragon Theatre fonds

Poster for production of White Biting Dog by Judith Thompson, January to February 1984.

Founded in Toronto in 1971 by Bill Glassco and Jane Gordon, and under the artistic direction of Glassco until he was succeeded by Urjo Kareda in 1982, Tarragon has specialized in developing and presenting new Canadian work. Judith Thompson, David French, Carol Bolt, and David Freeman are among the many playwrights whose work has premiered at Tarragon. English-language productions of Quebec writers, such as Michel Tremblay, have also premiered at Tarragon. Materials in the fonds include  prompt scripts, reading scripts, playwrights’ files, programs, publicity materials, photographs, posters, designs, and administrative files.


Approx. 25 m of textual and other materials.

Type(s) Of Materials: 
Published Material
Technical Drawings
Unpublished Material and Manuscripts
How To Access: 

Call numbers XZ1 MS A180-195.

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