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COLLECTION Identifier: HUM 84

Michael Ari Yashinsky theatrical collection

Overview

Michael Ari Yashinsky received his Harvard AB in 2011. While an undergraduate student, he was involved with several theatrical and musical societies, including the Harvard-Radcliffe Gilbert & Sullivan Players and the Lowell House Opera. The collection chiefly consists of programs and posters from Harvard theatrical productions in which he was involved between 2008 and 2012.

Dates

  • 2008-2012

Creator

Conditions on Use and Access

The Michael Ari Yashinsky theatrical collection is open for research use.

Extent

0.15 cubic feet (1 flat box)
The collection chiefly consists of programs and posters from Harvard theatrical productions in which Yashinsky was involved as an undergraduate student and alumnus; it also contains a postcard and a run crew sheet listing instructions for moving sets and props. The productions were put on by the Lowell House Opera and the Harvard-Radcliffe Gilbert & Sullivan Players; the productions also include a play put on by the students of a section of German 50.

Biographical note

Michael Ari Yashinsky received his Harvard AB in 2011. While an undergraduate student, he was involved in direction and backstage management for several of Harvard's theatrical and musical societies, including the Lowell House Opera and the Harvard-Radcliffe Gilbert & Sullivan Players. He maintained some connections with the latter organization after graduating, performing in a 2012 production.

Arrangement

  1. Theatrical posters and programs, 2008-2010
  2. Theatrical posters and programs, 2009-2012
  3. Lowell House Opera programs, postcard and run crew sheet, 2008-2011

Acquisition information

Accession 18244: Michael Ari Yashinsky, December 10, 2010.

Accession 18509: Michael Ari Yashinsky, April 6, 2012.

Accession 18573: Michael Ari Yashinsky, September 7, 2012.

Related Materials

In the Harvard University Archives
  1. General information by and about the Harvard-Radcliffe Gilbert & Sullivan Players, 1956- (HUD 3424.2)
  2. Lowell House Musical Society (Harvard University)Records of the Lowell House Musical Society, ca. 1942-1988 (HUD 3533.3xxx)

General note

This document last updated 2018 December 06.

Processing Information

Processing Note Juliana Kuipers processed this collection in August 2012. Processing entailed a collection survey, rehousing items in appropriate archival containers, and the creation of this finding aid.

In November 2012, Juliana Kuipers integrated Accession 18573 into the collection and updated the finding aid.
Link to catalog
Title
Yashinsky, Michael Ari. Michael Ari Yashinsky theatrical collection, 2008-2012 : an inventory
EAD ID
hua11012

Repository Details

Part of the Harvard University Archives Repository

Holding nearly four centuries of materials, the Harvard University Archives is the principal repository for the institutional records of Harvard University and the personal archives of Harvard faculty, as well as collections related to students, alumni, Harvard-affiliates and other associated topics. The collections document the intellectual, cultural, administrative and social life of Harvard and the influence of the University as it emerged across the globe.

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