Repertory Theatre of St. Louis Collection

The description below provides some basic information about the origin of the collection, the materials available, and any restrictions in use that are in place. Note that the list of materials may not be complete as items may be added to the archives throughout the year. Use of the Webster Archives is by appointment only. See our Planning a Visit page for more information. If you have questions, contact the archives staff.


Collection description


Date(s): Mainly mid-1960s to early 1970s.


Administrative/Biographical History: An overview of the Rep page is available with information on the company's history.


Scope/Content: Includes miscellaneous materials related to the theatre's history and operations from its inception to 1970-1971. A few materials since its reopening have been collected, although the Webster Archives is no longer the official repository for this organization's materials. Contents include various brochures and performance programs, 25th anniversary publications, and numerous newspaper clippings and reprints.


Conditions of Access and Use: The collection is open for research use by appointment only.


Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use: Copyright restrictions may apply.


Languages and Scripts of the Material: Materials entirely in English.