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Catalog Number 2006.25.1
Object Name Program
Title Program: Gala Testimonial, Edward Johnson
Date 02/28/1950
Year Range from 1950
Year Range to 1950
Description Program, "Gala Testimonial in Honour of Edward Johnson." Dated February 28, 1950. Held at the New York Metropolitan Opera on the occasion of his departure as General Manager. It is a program listing the history of Edward Johnson as well as the staff of the Metropolitan Opera House. It has the synopsis of scenes as well as the actors. This program has a light brown cardstock cover with beige, semi-glazed pages. On the front cover there is a drawing of a stage with curtains and there is text printed in brown. Cover designed by H.M. Krehan-Crayon. Inside pages are white with black print.
Front cover:
"GALA TESTIMONIAL
IN HONOUR OF
EDWARD JOHNSON
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 1950
TOSCA
BY GIACOMO PUCCINI
FOLLOWED BY AN
OPERA PAGEANT and
CEREMONY"
Illustrations: Photograph Printed B/W
No. of pages:12
People Johnson, Edward
Karsh
Subjects ARTS - THEATRE
ARTS - PERFORMING ARTS
ARTS - MUSIC
ARTS - EDWARD JOHNSON
PHOTOGRAPHS - BLACK & WHITE
COSTUME - MALE
Dimensions Cover, Paper, Stapled - 25.5 x 17.8 cm - L x W