Ballad of the Sad Cafe Playbill (SMC 60)
Scope and Content
Carson McCullers (1917-1967), noted Columbus author, penned The Ballad of the Sad Café in 1951. In 1963 the play was adapted to the stage by Edward Albee. This playbill covers the premier performance of October 30, 1963 at the Martin Beck Theatre.
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Ballad of the Sad Café Playbill (SMC 60)
Columbus State University Archives
Donated to the Columbus State University Archives in November of 2003 by Reagan Grimsley.
John Zeigler and Edwin Peacock Collection (MC 182)
Item 1: Playbill, October 30, 1963. Ballad of the Sad Café