University of Texas at Austin

Francis Bruguière (American, 1879-1945)
The Singing Globe model stage, published in Theater Arts Magazine
January 1924

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Norman Bel Geddes Database

Job 91, Singing Globe Theatre, The, 1923

Summary: Bel Geddes designed this theater model and design prospect specifically for a modern miracle play, "The Singing Globe" by Marion Craig Wentworth. The theater was proposed for Santa Barbara, California, but no record of its construction exists.

Hunter Code: TH 31
Hunter Guide: page 186

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Box/Location Folder Description
flat file e 1 Preliminary Sketches --- 3 Sections.
flat file f 1-8 Drawings --- 8 Plans and elevations for model.
negative box 40 h 1 Photographs --- 3 Bruguière negatives.
theater box 160 h 2 Photographs --- 3 Prints.
flat file h 3-5 Photographs --- 3 Prints.
theater box 160 i 1 Publicity --- Prospectus 1924. Clipping.
theater box 160 j 1 Letters rec. from Edith McCormick, Carolyn B. Hastings 1924.
theater box 160 p 1 Production Specifications --- Schedule of drawings.