Collection UQFL229 - Street Arts Community Theatre Records

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Street Arts Community Theatre Records


  • 1982-1989 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

44 boxes (Offsite Storage), 1 parcel.

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Name of creator

Administrative history

The Street Arts Theatre Company was founded in Brisbane in 1982. The founding members were Steve Capelin, Pauline Peel and Denis Peel, and the company's aim was to provide community based theatre Its original focus was on festivals and community events, but it then moved towards more formal productions. Performances were staged at venues including the Paint Factory in Brisbane and throughout Queensland. In 1997 the Company became the Arterial Group and changed its focus to multimedia.

Archival history

Collection previously titled as: Records, 1982-1989
Collection alternatively titled as: Street Arts Community Theatre Collection.

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Scope and content

Minutes, reports, scripts, production files, financial records, press cuttings, programmes, posters, photographs, newsletters.

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Conditions governing access

Unrestricted access; except access to Boxes 1-2 and Box 31 is restricted. Application for access to this material may be submitted to the Fryer Librarian for consideration.

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Language of material

  • English

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Related units of description

Material from this collection has been cited in:
Tuttle, D. 1992, "Street Arts: counting the community", Australasian Drama Studies, vol. 20, pp. 33.

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OCLC Number

222661896 ; 1096600132

Libraries Australia ID

21260556 ; 63005002

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Migrated from LMS: April 2019, P.A.




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