Australian Performing Arts Collection, Arts Centre Melbourne

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daa/395

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Australian Performing Arts Collection, Arts Centre Melbourne

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Collections Coordinator, Online and Research

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Endereço

Endereço

100 St Kilda Road, Melbourne

Localidade

Melbourne

Região

Victoria

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Código Postal

3004

Telefone

03 9281 8446

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história

Collecting began in the late 1970s and two early major acquisitions were the J C Williamson Theatre Archive and the Dame Nellie Melba Collection. Today, the collection holds over 680,000 items, including major acquisitions from Kylie Minogue, Nick Cave, Barry Humphries, Bell Shakespeare, the Melbourne Theatre Company, the Australian Opera and The Australian Ballet.

contexto cultural e geográfico

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estrutura administrativa

Staff-in-charge: Collections Coordinator, Online and Research.

Políticas de gestão e entrada de documentos

The Australian Performing Arts Collection focuses on performing arts including circus, theatre, opera, dance and music.

Prédios

Acervos documentais

Holdings include:

  • J C Williamson: Documents, programs, photographs, 1900-1980.
  • Barry Humphries: Documents, programs, photographs, artwork, 1960- present.
  • Dame Nellie Melba: Correspondence, programs, photographs, 1880-1930.
  • Aztec Services - Beatles Australian Tour: Documents, 1964.
  • Bert Myer Chevron Hotel Collection: Documents, photographs, artwork, 1955-1970.
  • Handspan Theatre: Documents, photographs, diaries, posters, 1980.
  • Holden Brothers Circus: Documents, posters, flyers.
  • Fowler's Australian Dramatic Players: Documents, posters, flyers, notebooks.
  • Archive holdings for Playbox Theatre, The National Theatre.

Instrumentos de pesquisa, guias e publicações

área de acesso

horário de funcionamento

Open Monday and Tuesday 10am-4pm (appointment required).
Closed public holidays.

Condição de acesso e uso

Research topic should be outlined by letter or telephone and three week's advance notice of visit is required.

Acessibilidade

área de serviços

serviços de pesquisa

The Collections Coordinator provides basic research assistance free of charge. Charges apply for more in-depth research and time, by arrangement.

serviços de reprodução

Researchers are welcome to photograph items for their own research purposes as set out in our access agreement.

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Revised 11 April 2018

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Pontos de acesso

Pontos de acesso

  • Arts and Culture (Thematic area)
  • Área de transferência

Contacto principal

100 St Kilda Road, Melbourne
Melbourne, Victoria 3004