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Date of Work

1916

Description

A scene from the Shakespeare Tri-Centenary in 1916. The event held at the Bankside Theatre included several costumed performers, a white-wall background and an orchestra. Hundreds of spectators are seated on the bank of the English Coulee to watch the show. Several automobiles are parked across the road to watch near a private residence. The Bankside Theatre provided a stage for several spectacles including the Dakota Playmakers and the May Fete Production from 1914-1927.

Subject

Buildings -- North Dakota -- Grand Forks; Students -- North Dakota -- Grand Forks; Universities & colleges -- North Dakota -- Grand Forks

Places Depicted

North Dakota--Grand Forks; North Dakota; North Dakota--English Coulee (N.D.)

Organizations Depicted

University of North Dakota; May Fete (University of North Dakota)

Rights

Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota

Keywords

Bankside Theatre, English Coulee, Performers, Spectators, Costumes, Private Residence, Automobiles, "Shakespeare Tri-Centenary", Orchestra, Entertainers, Costume, Automobiles, Orchestra, Spectators, Trees, Coulees

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