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Yuri Rasovsky papers

Yuri Rasovsky papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Yuri Rasovsky papers
Creator: Rasovsky, Yuri
Inclusive Dates: 1972-2013
Language(s): English
Extent: 4.1 Linear Feet (4 boxes, 2 oversized folders)
Collection Number: ms4061
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Yuri Rasovsky (1944-2012) was an award winning writer, producer and director of radio dramas and audiobooks. He co-founded the National Radio Theater of Chicago in 1972 and went on to found the Hollywood Theater of the Ear in 1993. He collected 2 Peabody Awards, a Grammy, as well as many other awards for his productions.

Scope and Content

This collection contains promotional materials, books, studio photographs, scripts, awards, and posters from productions of the Chicago Radio Theater, and Hollywood Theater of the Ear, and written work of Yuri Rasovsky.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Yuri Rasovsky papers, ms4061, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Broadcasting -- Awards -- United States.
Hollywood Theater of the Ear
National Radio Theatre of Chicago
Peabody Awards.
Radio broadcasting -- Awards -- United States.
Radio plays.
Radio scripts.
Rasovsky, Yuri

Related Collections in this Repository

The audiovisual materials related to this collection, found in the Yuri Rasovsky collection, are housed in the Walter J. Brown Media Archives.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing


1. General

14Grammy award nomination, 2009
15Fan mail
16Comic - Lacri Mouse and Igno Minnie
17Photographs - Murder at Woodside Village - HTE
18Photographs - Odyssey art
19Photographs - Midsummer Nights Dream - NRT
110Photographs - Craven Street
111Photographs - The Dybbuk
112Photographs - Jack Benny Project
113Photographs - White House
114Studio/Production photos - various
115Printed promotional materials and reviews
117WKID - Kid Radio
118Articles written by Yuri Rasovsky
119Federation Review article, 1985
120Canadian Holmes article, 2011
121Clippings - promo file complete
122NEH Media Log, 1992
123NEH proposal - Reioyce Together, 1995
124National Endowment for the Humanities proposal - Mrs. Satan, 1996
125NRT Audiobill - The Odyssey of Homer
126NRT Audiobill - Dateline 1787
127Read-Along - The Outcasts of Poker Flats, 2002
128Beyond 2000
129Vocal score of Of Thee I Sing - signed
130Music score
131-32Production logs
3Scrapbooks of clippings and photographs
3Copy of vocal score to Of Thee I Sing with notes
4Ray Bradbury award, 2000-2001
4Pins - Hollywood Theater of the Air logo
4Peabody award medals, 1978, 1981
1Peabody award certificates, 1978, 1981
1Oversized posters
2Mounted posters

2. Scripts

133Director's scripts
21The Sibyl, 1995
22All for Love - 2 drafts, 1999
23Only Bird in Her Name, 1999
24The Marching Morons, 2000
25Hurricane Trio, 2000
26Fondly Farenheit, 2000
27Ms. Amazing, 2001
28Jurgen, 2001
29The Speckled Band, Sherlock Holmes, 2004
210The Oresteia, 2006
211Damnation of Don Juan, 2006
212Sweeney Todd, 2007
213Don Juan, 2008
214Maltese Falcon, 2008
215Saint Joan, 2009
216Hamlet, 2010
217The Mark of Zorro, 2010
218Die, Snow White! Die, Damn You!, 2011
219Snow White originals, 2011
220Ghastly Double Murder in Famed Detective's Flat