Manuscript Collections
Spicer, James and Morris Ploscowe. Collection.

Collection Number: D-138

Extent
3 linear feet
Biography
James Spicer was the Living Theatre's General Manager from 1959 to 1963 and from 1970 to 1974. Morris Ploscowe was the Living Theatre's attorney for several years.
Description
Correspondence, ephemera, legal documents, programs, and promotional materials. Among the most significant items in this collection are Ploscowe's files regarding the political activities of Julian Beck and Judith Malina, co-founders of the Living Theatre, and Judith Malina's diaries.
Inclusive Dates
1955-1973.
Subject
Performing Arts
Access
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