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Norman Bel Geddes Database

Job 375, Siege, 1937

Summary: A play in three acts written by Irwin Shaw, Siege was produced, designed, and supervised by Bel Geddes, with Ernest Gann as the general stage director. It was directed by Chester Erskin at the Longacre Theatre in a production that opened on 8 December 1937 and ran for four performances.

Please note: For some sound recordings, streaming audio is available and can be accessed in the audiovisual room in the Reading and Viewing Rooms. If an identification number does not appear in the left hand column (e.g., R 1425), streaming audio is NOT available. Please speak to a reference librarian for assistance.

Hunter Code: DR 42
Hunter Guide: page 79

Box/Location Folder Description
theater box 73 c 1 Costume Renderings --- Costume charts.
theater box 74 f 1-2 Drawings --- Plans.
theater box 74 h 1 Photographs --- Production stills and model.
theater box 74 i 1 Publicity --- clippings.
theater box 74 j 1 Correspondence --- Production and opening night.
theater box 74 j 2 Correspondence --- Ernest Gann - NBG et al.
theater box 74 k 1 Script --- Ms. 1 w/ notes.
theater box 74 k 2 Script --- Stage manager's copy.
theater box 74 k 3 Script --- Ms. 8.
theater box 74 k 4 Script --- With NBG notes.
theater box 74 l 1 Action diagrams.
theater box 74 m 1 Programs.
theater box 74 o 1 Contracts, investors, payroll, cost estimates.
theater box 74 p 1 Production Specifications --- Schedule, stage manager reports, timing charts.
theater box 74 p 2-3 Production Specifications --- Cast lists, reports. Scenery.
theater box 74 r 1 Properties.
theater box 74 s 1 Sound --- Sound charts and specifications.
Sound Recordings s 2.1 Sound --- Recorded sound on 16 inch discs, T 1-9, record #1.
Sound Recordings s 2.2 Continued, T 1-8, record #2.
Sound Recordings s 2.3 Continued, 1-8, record #3.
Sound Recordings s 2.4 Continued, T 1-9, record #4.
Sound Recordings s 2.5 Continued, T 1-8, record #5.
Sound Recordings s 2.6 Continued, T 1-18, record #6.
Sound Recordings
R 1425
s 3 Tape recording of sound.
theater box 74 u 1 Lighting chart.
theater box 74 v 1 Photographs --- 35mm Negatives See Family Photographs (977) Flatbox021.
theater box 74 y 1 Play reading records. Meeting minutes, memos NBG-Shaw et al.

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