Malvena Fried Taiz papers relating to Federal Theater Project, 1938-1940

Taiz, Malvena Fried
Choreographer
Active in Philadelphia, Pa.

Collection size: 30 items (on partial microfilm reel).

Collection Summary: Correspondence; clippings; printed materials; and production notes for PRELUDE TO SWING.

Biographical/Historical Note: Choreographer; Philadelphia, Pa. Choreographed several shows for Federal Theater Project productions in Philadelphia, Pa. Taiz choreographed PRELUDE TO SWING which opened in June 1939 at the Walnut Street Theater.

Donated 1963 by Malvena Fried Taiz.

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