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Performing Arts: Musical Theatre

New York Public Library Digital Collections

Broadway Photo Archives from the New York Public Library Digital Collections. Photos from major Broadway shows between 1930-1990 are available, along with some rehearsal photos.

Top 10 Best Broadway Musicals Part 1 & 2

Some scores in the collection

Theatre curtains [Image: @eggar (Edgar Daniel Fernandez Rodriguez) 2005, No play tonight,, CC BY-NC-SA 2.0,, source: flickr]Find scores by searching the Library Catalogue (e.g. musicals / "musical theatre"), then narrowing by Content Format: Scores.


Here are some examples:


Sound recordings and films

Here are a few in our collection, what others can you find?