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Date of Work

Circa 1916

Description

Three performers play trumpets for Shakespeare - The Playwright held at Bankside Theatre in 1916. Several hundred spectators are seated on a bank of the English Coulee. The roofs of buildings at the UND Campus are visible in the background. 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--English Coulee (N.D.); North Dakota--Grand Forks; North Dakota

Organizations Depicted

University of North Dakota

Rights

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

Keywords

Bankside Theatre, English Coulee, Spectators, Performers, Trumpets, Play, Trumpet players, Shakespearean actors and actresses, Plays, Coulees, Spectators, College students, Entertainers

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