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Foxfire play collection

Foxfire play collection

Descriptive Summary

Title: Foxfire play collection
Creator: Cronyn, Susan Cooper
Inclusive Dates: 1977-1989
Language(s): English
Extent: 3 box(es)
Collection Number: ms4432
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Foxfire is based on the Foxfire book series from North Georgia. Jessica Tandy, Hume Cronyn and Keith Carradine starred in the 1982 Broadway production.

Scope and Content

Collection includes drafts of Susan Cooper Cronyn's play Foxfire as well as research for the play, handwritten revisions, feedback from friends and peers, and published reviews. Foxfire focuses on the struggle to keep Appalachian culture and traditions alive.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Item, box, folder], Foxfire play collection, ms4432, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Drafts (documents)
Plays (document genre)
Scripts (documents)

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Research notes and script drafts, 1977-1979
12Research interviews, 1978
13Bahamas script notes, 1977-1978
14Bahamas script notes, 1978
15Research on childhood, land, and marriage, 1977
16Research on moonshine, horse trading, and health, 1977
17Research on midwives, characters, well digging, and philosophy, 1977
18Research on friendship, resources, how to, and hunting stories, 1977
19Research on the moon landing, then vs. now, gypsies, and the signs, 1977
110Research on money, ghosts, and tales, 1977
111Research on old age and dying, 1977
112Clippings, 1977
113Foxfire fund correspondence, 1978
114Correspondence with Urjo Kareda, 1978-1980
115Drafts, 1978
116Drafts, 1978-1980
117Drafts, 1977-1978
118Drafts, 1977-1978
119Drafts, 1977-1978
120Draft notes, 1978
121Draft feedback, 1978
122McDowell draft feedback, 1978
123Foxfire draft act one, 1978
123Foxfire draft act two, 1978
125Draft feedback, 1978
126Foxfire draft act one, 1979
127Foxfire draft act two, 1979
21Draft three master copy, 1979
22Interim script, 1979
23Interim script with edits, 1979
24Draft five, 1979
25Foxfire script studio duplication, 1979-1980
26Draft feedback, 1979
27Draft feedback and notes, 1979
28Handwritten script revisions
29Handwritten script revisions
210Music composition and correspondence, 1979
211Music composition and correspondence, 1979
212Foxfire magazine volume 13, number 2, 1979
213Hands On journal, 1979
214Handwritten notes and script revisions, 1980
215Foxfire reader response, 1979-1981
216Stratford performance schedule, program, and audio schedule, 1980
217Script and appendix, 1981
218Script revisions, 1980-1981
219Correspondence and reviews, 1981-1989
220Script revisions, 1981
221Script, 1981
222Script revisions, 1981
223Guthrie Theatre performance notes, 1981
224Exhuma notes, 1982
31Exhuma revisions, 1982
32Revisions post Exhuma, 1982
33Script with rehearsal notes
34Exhuma revisions, 1982
35Baltimore advertisements and reviews, 1982
36Baltimore revisions, 1982
37Baltimore script seven, 1983
38Business and correspondence, 1982-1989
39Quebec production press kit and French translation script, 1984
310Handwritten script revisions, 1984
311Script and production schedule, 1985
312Photograph at Ahmanson Theatre, 1985
313Denver theatre program, 1985
314Guthrie Theatre student educational materials, 1985
315Hallmark CBS Foxfire press kit, 1987