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Poster

Poster

  • Place of origin:

    Loughborough

  • Date:

    1970

  • Artist/Maker:

    Echo Press (printer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Photolithograph

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Jennifer Lang

  • Museum number:

    S.389-2002

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Poster printed in magenta ink on white paper, featuring a photograph of four black dancers, three of them wearing African-style headdresses, decorated collars and briefs, the central dancer wearing a cloak. The lettering is above the image gives the name of the theatre, the dates, the name of the Company, and the quote from 'The Times': 'Pure theatrical excitement and superlative dancing.'

Place of Origin

Loughborough

Date

1970

Artist/maker

Echo Press (printer)

Materials and Techniques

Photolithograph

Dimensions

Height: 50.6 cm, Height: 31.8 cm

Object history note

Poster advertising the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre, Sadler's Wells Theatre, 23 November - 5 December 1970.

Descriptive line

Poster advertising the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre at Sadler's Wells Theatre, 23 November to 5 December 1970.

Materials

Paper; Ink

Techniques

Printed

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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