The Ward M. Canaday Center

for Special Collections

The University of Toledo

Finding Aid

Tom Gearhart Theatre Programs Collection

MSS-204

Size:  1 lin. ft.

Provenance: Gift of Tom Gearhart, October 2005

Access: Open

Related Collections:  Flora Ward Hineline Papers, MSS-007; Suzanne Miller Papers, MSS-105

Processing Note: 

Copyright: The literary rights to this collection are assumed to rest with the person(s) responsible for the production of the particular items within the collection, or with their heirs or assigns.  Researchers bear full legal responsibility for the acquisition to publish from any part of said collection per Title 17, United States Code.  The Ward M. Canaday Center for Special Collections may reserve the right to intervene as intermediary at its own discretion.

Completed by:  Chris Block, October 24, 2005

Historical Sketch

            Tom Gearhart served as entertainment editor and theatre critic for The Toledo Blade.  

 

Scope and Content Note

            This collection consists of programs from productions of local theatre companies that were reviewed by Tom Gearhart.  The programs have been arranged in alphabetical order by company, and alphabetical order by production within each company.  The productions date from the 1980s to the 1990s.

 

Folder List

Box

Folder

Item

1

1

Ken Shaw Productions 1982-1985

1

1

42nd street

1

1

Amadeus

1

1

Annie

1

1

Barnum

1

1

Big River

1

1

Broadway Bound

1

1

Cats

1

1

Evita

1

1

Hello Dolly

1

1

I’m Not Rappaport

1

1

Jesus Christ Superstar

1

1

Mitzi Gaynor Show, The

1

1

MyOne and Only

1

1

Peter Pan

1

1

Pump Boys and Dinner

1

1

South Pacific

1

1

Sugar Babies

1

1

Torch Song Trilogy

1

2

Stage

1

2

Les Miserables

1

2

Miss Saigon

1

2

The Tap Dance Kid

1

3

Toledo Masonic Temple

1

3

Brighton Beach Memories

1

3

Mama I Want To Sing

1

3

Stop the World I Want to Get Off

1

4

Toledo Opera

1

4

Cats

1

4

Fantasticks, The

1

4

Meet Me in St. Louis

1

4

OnBroadway

1

4

Unlimited

2

1

Toledo Repertoire Theatre  1983-1998

2

1

Arcadia

2

1

Arsenic and Old Lace

2

1

Asis

2

1

Best of Friends

2

1

Bones of Comedy, The

2

1

Caine Mutiny Court-Martial, The

2

1

Cairo

2

1

Cherry Orchard, The

2

1

Children of a Lesser God

2

1

Christmas Carol, A

2

1

Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged), The

2

1

Country Girl, The

2

1

Crimes Against the Heart

2

1

Diary of Ann Frank, The

2

1

Dresser, The

2

1

Evita

2

1

Fences

2

1

Fools for Love

2

1

Foreigner, The

2

1

Funny Thing Happened on the Way To the Forum, A

2

1

Gin Game, The

2

1

Glass Menagerie, The

2

1

Guys and Dolls

2

1

I Ought to be in Pictures

2

1

Importance of Being Earnest, The

2

1

Into the Woods

2

1

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dream Coat

2

1

Les Liaisons Dangereouses

2

1

Little Night Music, A

2

1

Little Shop of Horrors

2

1

Member of the Wedding, The

2

1

Mr. Scrooge

2

1

MyThree Angels

2

1

Night Mother

2

1

Noises Off

2

1

Nunsense

2

1

Oklahoma

2

1

OnGolden Pond

2

1

OnThe Verge

2

1

Othello

2

1

Painting Churches

2

1

Passion of Dracula

2

1

Piano Lesson, the

2

1

Pirates of Penzance, The

2

1

Pump boys and Dinettes

2

1

Same Time Next Year

2

1

Shayna Maidel, A

2

1

Solmon’s Child

2

1

Sweeney Todd

2

1

Talley Houses

2

1

Three Man on a Horse

2

1

Torch Bearers, The

2

1

View From The Bridge, A

2

1

Witness For The Prosecution

2

1

World Goes Round, The

2

1

You Can’t Take It With You

2

2

University of Toledo Theatre Department

2

2

Actor’s Nightmare Sister Mary Ignatius Explains It All For You, the

2

2

All My Sons

2

2

Apple Tree, Death Trap, Our Town; The

2

2

Assassins

2

2

Bent

2

2

Cherry Orchard, The

2

2

Devil’s Disciple, The

2

2

ElGrande de Coca-Cola

2

2

House of Bernarda Alba, The

2

2

Medea

2

2

Miser, The

2

2

Sweeney Todd

2

2

Table Settings

2

2

Travesties

2

2

What I Did Last Summer

2

2

World of Sam Shepard, The

2

3

Village Players, The 1988 – 2000

2

3

70, girl, 70

2

3

A Thousand Clowns

2

3

Abandoned Houses

2

3

Agnes of God

2

3

All My Sons

2

3

Alone Together

2

3

And A Nightingale Sang

2

3

Baby

2

3

Beau Jest

2

3

Biloxi Blues

2

3

Boys Next Door, The

2

3

Brighton Beach Memories

2

3

Broadway Bound

2

3

Catch Me if You Can

2

3

Company

2

3

Conversations With My Father

2

3

Day in Hollywood A Night in the Ukraine, A

2

3

Death Trap

2

3

Doll’s House

2

3

Early One Evening at the Rainbow Bar and Grille

2

3

Educting Rita

2

3

Fantasticks, The

2

3

Fiddler on the Roof

2

3

Fool for Love

2

3

Four Poster

2

3

Gin Game, The

2

3

Greater Tuna

2

3

House of Blue Leaves, The

2

3

I Hate Hamlet

2

3

I Ought to be in Pictures

2

3

I’m Not Rappaport

2

3

Inherit the Wind

2

3

IsThere Life After High School

2

3

Jakes Women

2

3

Last Meeting of the Knights of the Magnolia, The

2

3

Last Night of Ballyhoo, The

2

3

Lettice and Lovage

2

3

Lion in Winter, The

2

3

Lips Together, Teeth Apart

2

3

Little Mary Sunshine

2

3

Man Who Came to Dinner, The

2

3

Marvin’s Room

2

3

Mass Appeal

2

3

Moon Over Buffalo

2

3

Mouse Trap, The

2

3

Night of January 16th

2

3

Night Thoreau Spent in Jail, The

2

3

Once Upon a Mattress

2

3

Painting Churches

2

3

Prelude To A Kiss

2

3

Pinchpenny Phantom, The

2

3

Pump Boys and Dinettes

2

3

Road To Mecca, The

2

3

Rumors

2

3

Shadow  Lands

2

3

Silent Night, Lonely Night

2

3

Slow Dance on the Killing Ground

2

3

Sylvia

2

3

Subject Was Roses. The

2

3

That Championship Season

2

3

Tintypes

2

3

True West

2

3

Wait Until Dark

2

3

Whats a Nice Country Like You Doing In A State Like This?

2

3

White Liars, The

2

4

Westgate Dinner Theatre, The 1986 - 1988

2

4

Annie

2

4

Anything Goes

2

4

Best little Whorehouse in Texas, The

2

4

Brigadoon

2

4

Camelot

2

4

Chorus Line, A

2

4

DoBlack Patent Leather Shoes Really Reflect Up?

2

4

Godspell

2

4

Guys and Dolls

2

4

Gypsy

2

4

King And I, The

2

4

Kiss Me, Kate

2

4

Mame

2

4

Monkey Business

2

4

Music Man, The

2

4

MyFair Lady

2

4

Nunsense

2

4

Odd Couple, The

2

4

OhNo Not Toledo!

2

4

Oliver

2

4

Play it Again Sam

2

4

Singing in the Rain

2

4

Sound of Music, The

2

4

South Pacific

2

4

Sweet Charity

2

4

West Side Story

 

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